Fontys University of Engineering and Automotive strive to be “state of the art” educational institutes for ingenieurs to be, during the education it focusses on the important working sectors of the region: High Tech Systems & Material (HTSM) and Automotive. With the focussed educations Fontys Engineering and Automtovie strives to be in the Top 3 best Undergraduate educational institutes of the Netherlands.
Within the Fontys Engineering and Automotive the courses Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics and Automotive can be followed. These courses focus to train its students to become competent, creative and critcal professionals who can operate succesfully in the field of technology and make a significant contribution to both the Dutch society cq. the rural economy and also the (inter) national and regional business.
Fontys strives to remain challenging, inspiring and applied education, so that a student can step into a business well prepared. We work continuously on innovation in education, fitting to the needs of the professional and current students. We encourage and motivate students to get the best out of himself and develop his talents. Teachers with knowledge of the field give an insight into the necessary knowledge and skills. Study career counselors ( each student a mentor) help the student towards his own succes. Besides offering courses at home and abroad to continue the growth of the student. Education and applied research are related to topical and social issues. We are proactive and forward-looking in order to have the necessary impact on society of today and tommorow.
The Fontys University Engineering is located in Eindhoven at Rachelsmolen 1 in the building R1. Here is also a specific Mechatronics Research Group (Robotics Lab), in addition there are many workspaces and a 3D objexlab present. In the 3D objexlab there is the possibility of 3D printing with plastic and with metal. The Mechatronics Robotics Lab is the work location of the Fontys@Work Team.
The Fontys University Automotive is located in Eindhoven at Horsten 8 and 10 this is at the TU/e Campus.