Master's Degree Programme in Electrical Engineering

We can no longer imagine a world without electrical and information technology. From smartphones to smart homes, from the energy supply to e-cars and on to Industry 4.0: Our modern life depends on electrical engineering – now even more than ever due to the energy transition. In this master's degree programme, you will learn how to develop the technologies that shape our world both today and tomorrow.

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Key data

This Master's degree programme takes into account the wide range and innovative potential of electrical engineering as well as the rapid changes that are taking place in the professional field. In addition to factual knowledge, you will learn how to apply scientific methods that you will later use to systematically develop innovative solutions in your profession.

You will learn about different application areas for electrical engineering systems, e.g. power plants and energy supply, electromobility, communication networks and industrial systems. In all of these areas, you will analyse problems and come up with innovative solutions. You will be expected to lead project groups and conduct technical discussions in German and English.





Duration of studies

120 points   4 semesters




Dipl.-Ing. or DI (equivalent to MSc.)   German

Career opportunities

Electrical engineers work in research, development and production departments. In the following areas:

  •     Energy supply
  •     Telecommunications
  •     Automotive industry

Activities include:

  •     Research and development in all areas of electrical engineering and information technology
  •     Planning of electrotechnical systems for machines, plants or buildings
  •     Implementing these planned systems
  •     Integrating electrotechnical solutions into social and economic areas


Still questions?

Further information on the Master's degree programme in Electrical Engineering can be found on the study programmes page of the TU Graz.

If you have any questions about your studies, you can also contact us directly. We are very pleased about your interest and will be happy to answer your questions.


Astrid Pessler

Dean's Office of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Inffeldgasse 18/GF, 8010 Graz
Tel.: +43 (0) 316 873 - 7109

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