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Power Engineering

The Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus - Senftenberg

24 months
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The international master’s programme Power Engineering at The Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus - Senftenberg aims to convey knowledge of sustainable energy supply in the European context. The main focus of teaching centres on the concept of safe, affordable and environmentally friendly energy generation as one of the most urgent global challenges of the 21st century. 

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The programme in Power Engineering at The Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus - Senftenberg cooperates closely with regional and national energy providers in order to ensure practically oriented training, which should enable students to conduct independent and applied research. 

The programme covers the entire spectrum of energy research in the field of traditional as well as renewable energies and is highly industry-oriented, with about one third of all lectures and seminars being given by lecturers from industry.

Professional Fields of Activity

  • Academic and industrial research and development;
  • Design, manufacture and sales of technical products in the power industry and supply utilities field as well as in the fields of power generation, transmission, distribution and application.
  • Planning and development work in alternative uses of energy resources.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Electrical Power 
  • Control Engineering 
  • Electrical Power 
  • Control Engineering 
  • Power Plant Technology 
  • Fundamentals in Power Electronics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Applicants with a FOREIGN Undergraduate Degree: 15.07


120 ECTS


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Power Engineering (electrical or thermal) or related engineering fields (or equivalent).
  • Very good knowledge in basic areas of Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Basics in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, as well as to subject-specific knowledge in the areas of Electrical or Thermal Power Engineering.
  • Certificate of proficiency in English as described in the language requirements. 

Tuition Fee

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Semester fee: 321,03 €

Living costs for Cottbus

630 - 1000 EUR /month
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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