Power Electronics: master’s degree program at UAS Technikum Wien

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What will I learn in this degree program?

The part-time Power Electronics master’s degree program provides specialized in-depth training to optimally prepare graduates for jobs in industry. This degree program is taught in German. The core topics of the program are alternative energy systems, power electronics, drive technology, electromobility, and electrical power supply, as well as control electronics and process automation. The master’s degree program is intended for graduates of the Electronics and Business, Electronic Engineering, and other bachelor’s programs at our UAS, and graduates of other technical UAS and university programs. Students learn to:

Design complex electrical and electronic systems for use in production, taking technical and economic aspects into account
Plan and organize the operational manufacturing of electronic components, devices, and systems

  • Solve problems in the area of electronics, electrical engineering, and data processing by means of scientific methods
  • Develop and document technical ideas while taking industrial standards and guidelines into account
  • Design, simulate, calculate, construct, and measure electronic circuits
  • Design devices and systems for power conversion and distribution
  • Develop electrical drives and controls
  • Ensure the quality of products and systems by means of appropriate methods
  • Collaborate professionally on projects and manage projects
  • Plan and implement operational workflows from a technical perspective while taking into account economic and legal issues

→ More information: Curriculum of the Power Electronics master’s degree program

What will I be able to do in the field after earning this degree?

Power Electronics graduates are highly sought-after on the job market:

  • Thanks to their knowledge and skills, they are perfectly qualified for jobs in the fields of control and automation engineering, industrial electronics, sensor technology, drive technology, power supply, and high-voltage engineering.
  • For instance, they work as electronics developers, applications engineers, measurement engineering technicians, energy technicians, mechatronics specialists for electromechanical engineering and automation, production technicians, and printed circuit board designers.
  • Their typical duties include, among other things, developing electronic devices or circuits, organizing or managing the maintenance and repair of existing electronic systems, and creating specifications for the manufacturing process.

→ More information: Career prospects for graduates of the Master's degree program Power Electronics

What are the admission requirements?

Applicants to this master’s degree program must have a bachelor’s degree and/or other recognized academic degree from a technical university of applied sciences or university with at least 180 ECTS credits.

→ More information: Admission requirements for the Power Electronics master’s degree program

What advanced programs does UAS Technikum Wien offer?

UAS Technikum Wien provides support through its lifelong learning offerings even after students complete their master’s program. The UAS Technikum Wien Alumni Club gives its members a number of advantages, and the Technikum Wien Academy offers a wide range of further education options, ranging from one-day seminars to post-graduate master’s courses. 

Program Director

Dr. Helmut Votzi, MSc

Program Director

Administrative Assistant

Maria Elgner

Maria Elgner

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