Shenzhen Technology University (SZTU) is a public institution of higher education established by Guangdong Province and Shenzhen Municipality with a sound beginning and high standards.

SZTU aims to establish itself as an open and innovative international university with Chinese characteristic and global outlook. To meet the urgent demand from the advanced manufacturing industry locally and nationally, SZTU is obligated to cultivate quality applied talents with craftsman’s spirit such as engineers and designers with international view and innovation capacity.

By learning from experienced universities in applied sciences and technology, SZTU will implement a modern apprenticeship system in teaching. The university is geared to meet the demands of advanced manufacturing industry with the orientation of employment and entrepreneurship.

Here you can see an image of a building in Shenzen, China.
Here you can see an image of the city Shenzen, China.
Degree programmes BIN
Modules in English Partly
Lecturer exchange Yes
Field trip Initially offered in November 2018, planned regularly
Contact Prof. Dr. Peter Braun

Semester times

Fall semester: September - January
Spring semester: February - July

Academic calendar of SZTU.

Costs of living

250 € - 400 € per month (more information)


It is possible to apply for a scholarship or other kinds of funding.

The funding rates can be found on the websites of the International Office.