CNC Machine Tools – Summer Course 2019

Explore two cities and the biggest fair of metalworking worldwide

Key Facts

  • Monday, September 16th  — Saturday, September 21st
  • One week in Frankfurt including one day fair attendance in Hanover for 150,- €1
  • 10 online lectures in advance
  • Lectures, laboratory and the fair EMO
  • Credit Points rewarded: 5 ECTS – written examination (Online), 90’, September 28th 2
  • Social program to get a taste of the German culture
  • Optional: one week extension, CNC-Laboratory until Friday, September 23rd -27th
  • Contact: cnc.summer(at)

1 not included: your accommodation in Frankfurt and individual travel costs to/from Frankfurt
   from/to your home country

2 may be held at your home university

Germany is a leading engineering nation with a wealth of experience and a long tradition.
The Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences collaborates with several leading engineering companies such as Braun, Continental, GKN-Driveline, Magna Powertrain, Rolls Royce Deutschland, Samson and Siemens. Because of our good connections the fair visit is sponsored by the VDW, the German Machine Tool Builders Association.

Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences

Prepare yourself with ten online videos in advance. These videos are recordings from the original Frankfurt UAS lectures (presented in English). In addition you take part on weekly web conferences with our professor.

lecture time chapter topic
No. 1 April 22nd – April 26th (week 17) 1 Definitions
  April 26th, 5:00 pm GMT+2 2 Types and Axes
No. 2 April 29th – May 3rd (week 18) 3.1 Statical Stiffness
    3.2 Forming Machines
  May 3rd, 5:00 pm GMT+2   web conference
No. 3 May 6th – May 10th (week 19) 4.1 Metal Cutting Processes and Machine Tools
  May 10 th, 5:00 pm GMT+2   web conference
No. 4 May 13th – May 17th (week 20) 4.2 Dynamical Stiffness
  May 17th, 5:00 pm GMT+2   web conference
No. 5 May 20rd – May 24th (week 21) 5 Thermal Stability and Material Properties
  May 24th, 5:00 pm GMT+2   web conference
No. 6 May 27th – May 31st (week 22) 6 Linear Bearings
  May 31st, 5:00 pm GMT+2   web conference
No. 7 June 3rd – June 7th (week 23) 7 Spindle Bearings
  June 7th, 5:00 pm GMT+2   web conference
No. 8 June 10th – June 14th (week 24) 8 Electrical Drives
  June 14th, 5:00 pm GMT+2   web conference
No. 9 June 17th – June 21st (week 25) 9 Gears
    10 Transmissions
  June 21st, 5:00 pm GMT+2   web conference
No. 10 June 24th – June 28th (week 26) 11 NC-loops and Instrumentation
  June 28th, 5:00 pm GMT+2   web conference
No. 11 July 1st – July 5th (week 27) 12 Direct Acceptance Tests
    13 Indirect Acceptance Tests
  July 5th, 5:00 pm GMT+2   web conference

Take the chance to apply your knowledge in expert discussions at the EMO fair in Hanover. Increase your practical understanding in laboratory groups supervised by the lecturers in Frankfurt. Come in and discover the most engineering oriented country in Europe.

The timetable for your week in Germany:

Sunday September 15th Arrival and welcome at Frankfurt UAS
Monday September 16th Refresher lectures preparing the fair attendance
    Travel to Hanover
Tuesday and Wednesday September 17th and September 18th EMO Hanover
Thursday and Friday September 19th and September 20th Lectures on investment appraisal
    Laboratory experiments
    Evaluation of the fair attendance
Saturday September 21st Student's presentations and final party
Saturday September 28th Online examination (90’) – 5 ECTS-Credits

Frankfurt on the Main

EMO (Hannover 2019)

„As well as being the key event for our sales team, EMO also has a huge impact on our product development. We have timed our development cycle for EMO, and are happy to be able to showcase all our innovations here.“

Martin Winterstein, Chief Marketing Officer. MAG IAS
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letzte Änderung: 25.03.2020