Hochschule für Technik FHNW

Short description

We support companies and institutions in their innovation projects. Our employees generate knowledge and solutions for practical applications.

Standards, Products, Services

  • S Automation, robotic systems
  • S Education
  • S Training

About us

Institute of Product and Production Engineering

We focus on the development of products and manufacturing processes, and apply cutting-edge technologies.


  • Product development
  • Finite element simulation
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Laser micro-machining
  • Optical 3D measurement techniques
  • Mechanical component test
  • Materials Science

Institut of Automation

The multidisciplinary Institute of Automation is mainly focused on modern control technology, industrial automation, building technology and mechatronics.

We support you in automating your processes, exploring cutting-edge technologies and methods and applying these in practice.


  • Mechatronics
  • Industrial automation and building technology
  • Modern control technology


  • Bachelor and Master programmes
  • Master of Advanced Studies MAS and Certificate of Advanced Studies CAS