Welcome to the btg

We are delighted that you have decided to visit our website. 

Our vocational college is situated in the heart of the Ruhr area which is famous for being part of the larger Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region and widely known for being a major industrial and also multicultural region. Thus, we highly value and focus on internationalism and professionalism in our curriculum.

Our vocational college offers a variety of engineering and design courses, in which our students can obtain a wide range of qualifications as full-time or part-time students. Furthermore, our students can gain crucial professional experience by doing internships in Germany or abroad.  

We would like to welcome you and guide you through our website in English.

School-leaving certificates plus more

All school-leaving qualifications from EQ level 1 to 4 can be obtained.

In addition, we cooperate with companies in the fields of industry and trade in numerous training occupations. Our educational training is rounded off by technical state-certified courses for technicians in the three areas of engineering and the postgraduate course in business administration as well as various additional qualifications. Our vision is to develop a highly skilled, enterprising and resilient workforce.

Engineering and design

At three locations in Gelsenkirchen, our multi-professional team offers a wide range of technical and creative educational opportunities for almost 2,400 students.

Continual development

The btg looks back at many years of continuous development and regularly works on innovative projects.

Contact us

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+49 209 450310

Office hours

Monday to Thursday: 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM 
Friday: 7:30 AM to 12:30 PM


für Technik und Gestaltung
Overwegstraße 63
45881 Gelsenkirchen