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Electrical and Electronic Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #22 (QS) ,
The master's program in electrical and electronic engineering responds to the growing needs of interconnected sectors of science and technology and will educate highly competitive researchers and professionals in the fields of electrical and electronic engineering.


Three orientations are offered : Electronics and Microelectronics, Information Technologies and Power and Energy. In addition to attending regular lectures offered by our internationally acclaimed professors, students will gain valuable practical experience with laboratory activities and research projects. This degree covers both theoretical foundations and practical aspects of the discipline.

Students will be prepared for a wide variety of careers in academia or in industry, such as electronics and microelectronics, information technologies (RF-engineering, photonics, signal & image processing), telecommunications, multimedia, mechatronics, power systems, biomedical instruments, electric drives and aerospace.

The program is an excellent preparation, for both the option of doing a PhD or working in industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomedical Technologies
  • Computational Science & Engineering
  • Energy
  • Space Technologies
  • Management, Technology and Entrepreneurship
  • Area and Cultural Studies
  • Digital Design and Computer Engineering
  • Analog, Mixed-Signal and RF Design
  • Data, Signal & Image Science
  • Communication Technologies
  • Optoelectronics and Optics
  • Advanced Control and Communication for Power Systems
  • Operation
  • Renewables and Energy Conversion Systems

For more information, please visit the programme website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Candidates should have excellent academic records and a Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, electronics, telecommunications, computer science, physics, microengineering or any related field from a recognized university
  • A Master from EPFL is a highly regarded degree across the world. Anyone holding a Bachelor's degree from a university (or the equivalent) in field related to EPFL curricula can apply to one of the EPFL Masters Programs. However, please be aware that admission is competitive. Only candidates with excellent academic records and references have good chances to be accepted

Tuition Fee

  • International

    970 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 485 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    970 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 485 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • CHF 580 in tuition fee

Living costs for Lausanne

  • 1609 - 1980 CHF/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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