Information about the degree programme

Name of degree programmeSustainable Energy Systems
Level of qualification according to the National Qualification Framework and the European Qualifications FrameworkMaster (2. cycle)
Qualification awarded  Master of Science in Engineering, MSc
Field of study (ISCED-F Code)  0713 – Electricity and energy
Mode of study  Part-time, occupation not mandatory
Length of programme  4 semester
Course times  Attendance is on Fridays and Saturdays, and depending on which specialisation you choose potentially other days of the week
SpecialisationSpecialisation in two out of six areas:
  • Efficient systems
  • Intelligent buildings
  • Energy projects
  • Digital business processes/business administration
  • Mechatronics
  • Computer science
Number of credits  120 ECTS
Language of instruction German, numerous course untits in English  
Mobility windowSemester abroad optional in the 3. and 4. semester 
Academic calendar  View the academic calendar
Examination regulations and grading scaleView the examination regulations and grading scale
Facilities specific to the programme   Energy Lab
Final examination Oral master's examination (2 ECTS)
CostsNo tuition fees, student union fee Euro 20,70/semester   
Commencing studies  Middle of September
Specific admission requirementsCompleted basic course of study (minimum of 180 ECTS) or an equivalent field of study (subject to approval by the programme director) - for details view the specific admission requirements
ApplicationApply now - deadline for application for the winter semester: 15. May

Contact Persons Sustainable Energy Systems MSc

Birgit Berger
Advice & Registration — Sustainable Energy Systems MSc

+43 5572 792 5700

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Anna Knorr, BSc MSc MSc
Programme Director Sustainable Energy Systems MSc

+43 5572 792 5701

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