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Master's Degree Programme Electrical Engineering and Business

Make electrical energy sustainably useful! Develop new information and communication technologies! The master’s degree programme Electrical Engineering and Business at TU Graz combines technology and business and will turn you into an expert in electrical engineering projects.


  • You combine a specialist knowledge of electrical engineering with business management, economics and law.
  • You analyse technical/ economic problems in electrical engineering and find creative solutions.
  • You assess technical solutions from economic, social and environmental aspects.
  • You plan technical projects from a business-oriented point of view and implement them.
  • You present results of your work in an effective manner.

Technical Subjects

You specialize in one of the following areas:

  • Automation technology and mechatronics
  • Energy engineering
  • Information and communications engineering
  • Microelectronics and circuit technology

Economic focal points

  • You acquire basic knowledge in economics, social sciences, microeconomics, macroeconomics and basic law.
  • You choose courses from a wide range of economic and social sciences and thus set individual focal points.
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  • Duration of study: 4 semesters
  • ECTS credit points: 120
  • Academic degree:Diplom-Ingenieurin” or “Diplom-Ingenieur” (Dipl.-Ing. oder DI), equivalent to the Master of Science (MSc)
  • Language of instruction: German
  • Admission requirements:
    The admission of graduates of the bachelor’s degree programme Electrical Engineering offered at TU Graz is granted without further stipulations. Graduates of other bachelor’s degree programmes should register with the responsible representative at the Registrar's Office.

Curriculum (in German)

Semester plan

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Studying electrical engineering – a great choice

Students, teachers, researchers and graduates of TU Graz talk about what fascinates them about studying and working in electrical engineering.

Career Options

Graduates of Electrical Engineering and Business work in the electricity industry, electrical engineering and the energy-intensive industry, communications services sector, software development companies and electronics firms or as self-employed entrepreneurs.

  • They conduct research into and develop applications in the whole field of electrical engineering.
  • They plan technical projects from a business-oriented point of view.
  • They advise companies about the business, technical and social aspects of electrical engineering.
  • They manage project groups and organisational units in business and administration.

Admission Deadlines

Winter semester 2021/22:

12 July to 30 November 2021

Summer semester 2022:

10 January to 30 April 2022

Further informationen on registration and admission

International degree programme applicants: admission and application deadlines

Information and Advice for Prospective Students