Study overview

What is plastics technology?

  • Research and application of plastic properties
  • Typically, this includes the search for new applications, the optimization of manufacturing processes and the design of components

Why plastics technology?

  • Growth industry
  • The material for industrial mass production
  • Supplier industries in many sectors rely on plastics
  • Plastics industry is largest employer in West Middle Franconia


Study structure

  • Plastics Technology
  • Mechatronics
  • Surface technology and information systems
  • Plastics production and processing
  • Tool design