Regional cooperation, national and international networking, innovative and lively.
With its eleven research campuses, the Deggendorf Institute of Technology is one of the most ambitious universities in southern Germany. The foundation is formed by a total of eight faculties for economics, engineering, health and computer science, whose focus is on practice-oriented and future-oriented teaching, excellent teaching quality and applied research at the highest level.
The progress and steady growth of the university would be unthinkable without the diverse community. Currently, about 150 professors and about 550 scientific and non-scientific employees work at DIT.
As an employer, DIT convinces with the attractive conditions of public service as well as numerous benefits and represents important values such as tolerance, integrity and collegiality. Only those who feel well looked after can achieve top performance. This is the standard DIT sets for itself.
Our benefits include:
Move to the region with your family
With the Dual Career Service, the Deggendorf Institute of Technology supports its partners and the families of newly appointed and to be appointed professors in all questions concerning job changes and relocation to the region. We focus in particular on providing individual and personal assistance to partners in their search for new professional career opportunities in the region.
However, the Dual Career Service also offers advice and support on the topics of finding accommodation, schools, kindergartens or day care centres as well as on matters relating to public authorities.
The Dual Career Service of DIT provides support, advice, guidance and orientation
What are the first steps?
The Deggendorf Institute of Technology is an innovative, international, pioneering and multi award-winning university of applied sciences founded in 1994 and located in picturesque Bavaria, Southern Germany. We have two teaching campuses: the main campus in Deggendorf and the European Campus Rottal-Inn in Pfarrkirchen. Additionally, we have smaller technology and research campuses located around Bavaria.
In total, 20% of our 7,000 students are international students and over 100 nationalities are represented by our staff and students. We are proud to be a very multicultural community. The European Campus Rottal-Inn teaches exclusively English-based undergraduate and postgraduate degress.186 partner universities around the world provide students with foreign exchange semesters, internships, and double degree studies abroad. The university strives for academic excellence and is committed to producing multilingual graduates equipped with full-accredited and internationally relevant bachelor and master degrees. Doctorate students study for their PhD in collaboration with international universities. Our graduates feel comfortable on the global stage and many of our 11,000 alumni have international careers.
We offer job vacancies in all locations for global-minded professionals seeking a new challenge.
Within Germany, Bavaria is ranked as the top state for business, culture, tourism and education. Breath-taking scenery, vibrant cities, ancient traditions, seven UNESCO world heritage sites and ten national parks, coupled with a booming business landscape and an extremely low unemployement rate, provide a fascinating mix of heritage and modern commerce. Read more about Bavaria at www.bavaria.by.
The main campus in Deggendorf is based around a modern, central courtyard where staff and students mingle to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere. The campus layout creates an open, friendly and communicative environment among staff, students and professors, as almost all lecture theatres, workshops, labs, canteens, libraries, the childcare centre and all other service centres are based directly on the compact campus. A range of events are held throughout the year, with the largest being both our popular campus fest and our summer open-air music festival.
The university is located between the banks of the River Danube and Deggendorf town centre. It‘s a charming location at the foot of the Bavarian Forest National Park, north of Munich and close to the Austrian border and the Alps. The vibrant town has a great variety of restaurants and cafes, plus many cultural festivals and events. The surrounding hilly landscape provides a stunning natural backdrop to enjoy the countless recreational activities on offer. View the Deggendorf town website for more information.
The European Campus Rottal-Inn provides exclusively English-based bachelor and master degrees. Founded in 2015, it is in the exciting process of development, with a new campus building and student living accommodation soon to be built.
It is nestled in the town of Pfarrkirchen among rolling, picturesque hills between the Danube and Inn rivers, close to Austrian and Czech borders and near to the large, cosmopolitan cities of Munich and Salzburg.
Pfarrkirchen has become culturally renowned in the area due to its exceptional art exhibitions, museum nights, festivals and events that are held throughout the year. In summer, the old town festival tempts thousands of visitors with its multicultural culinary and musical events. Additionally, it has many established businesses, numerous street cafes, bars, secluded courtyards and shady summer beer gardens.
Impressions of the town can be viewed on the Pfarrkirchen town website.
At ERASMUS+ partner universities for university members
Within the framework of ERASMUS+, professors and staff of the DIT can spend a teaching/training stay at an ERASMUS+ partner university. ERASMUS+ funding is available for this purpose.
During an ERASMUS stay, you will have the opportunity to exchange ideas, gain new perspectives, promote your professional development, strengthen your skills and expand your network. You will benefit both professionally and personally from participating in this programme.