You want to study as an exchange student at the IST? - Welcome!
The everyday-language at the IST is English. However, it is recommended that exchange students acquire some knowledge of German before and during their stay in Stuttgart - not the least for social reasons.
The institute is responsible for research and teaching activities in the areas of systems theory, control engineering and systems biology for students in the study fieldsProcess Engineering, and partly for Mechanical Engineering.
As an exchange student, you can choose courses within all study programs of the University of Stuttgart. Note that most of the lectures are given in German.
Here is an overview of the lectures given in English at the IST: