Master’s in Electrical Engineering

Faculty of Electrical Engineering

Master’s in Electrical Engineering


  • Consecutive study programmes with internationally comparable degrees
  • Consecutive Master's study programme immediately after the Bachelor's or Diploma studies (post-graduate education), also possible later on
  • Master's degree paving the way for doctoral studies
  • Better opportunities for foreign students and for continuing studying abroad
  • Transition from Diploma study programmes possible

Fields of study

  • Drive motor / Equipment
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Process Automation
  • Process Informatics
  • Optical Communications Technology and Radio Systems
  • Signal Processing / Audio Visual Technology
  • Mechatronic Systems
  • Vehicle Mechatronics

Admission requirements

Bachelor's degree or another graduate degree in Electrical Engineering or with a strong Electrical Engineering affiliation. Previous study achievements are recognised  on the basis of ECTS.

Study forms

2 semesters (admission with 240 ECTS credits for the winter semester)

  • 1 semester attendance courses
  • 1 semester Master’s thesis

3 semesters (admission with 210 or 180 ECTS credits for the summer or winter semester)

  • 2 semester attendance courses
  • 1 semester Master’s thesis
  • for access with less than 210 ECTS credits: practical course of study

Degree: "Master of Science" (M.Sc.)

Master’s in Electrical Engineering
HTW Dresden/Sebb