The Academy of Technology Regensburg was founded in 1971. It offers its students training and education in a wide variety of courses with a special emphasis on their applications, especially in engineering. Currently about 8,700 students are enrolled at the University of Applied Sciences.
The Institute is offering two undergraduate programmes in the field of life science which are Medical Informatics and Biomedical Engineering. The Bachelor-course „Sensoric and analysis“ is focusing on fields of the chemical, medical and enviromental analytics.