M.Sc. On Campus

Energy Engineering and Management

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

20 months
15000 EUR/year
15000 EUR/year
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The Master Program in Energy Engineering and Management taught at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) provides a comprehensive understanding of present and future energy systems, and the complex interactions of their elements. Graduates are able to analyze and optimize the energy systems' operating efficiency, availability, and safety.


The energy transition is associated with many challenges, such as an increase in the efficiency of energy conversion systems based on renewable energies and their integration into future energy systems, requiring e.g. the development of capable  energy  storage  systems  and  an  intelligent  demand side management.

High Potentials working as project managers, or engineering executives in the branches of energy generation, transportation, distribution, storage or sales, e.g. in:

  • Utility companies
  • Energy suppliers
  • Manufacturers of power generation

Career Perspectives after Graduation from Energy Engineering and Management taught at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) 

To master the manifold challenges of an energy revolution there is a need of highly qualified professionals who are willing to shape the future of energy supply.


The KIT is system-accredited by AAQ. All HECTOR School master programs have successfully passed the internal quality assurance system of the KIT and are thereby accredited.

Programme Structure

Engineering Courses include:

  • Renewables
  • Thermal Energy Conversion
  • Electricity Generation and Energy Storage
  • Smart Networks & Energy Distribution
  • Energy Economics
  • Marketing & Information
  • Finance & Value
  • Decisions & Risk
  • Corporate Innovation & Intrapreneurship (at ESADE, Barcelona)
  • Strategy & People

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 20 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

As we have a rolling application process, applications can be submitted throughout the whole year. However, for an intake in the same year we recommend to submit the application until July, especially if a visa is required.




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Certificates (e.g. Bachelor certificate, transcript of records, diploma supplement) 
  • Passport photograph
  • Job reference (official letter of your current employer that states your position and how long you have been working there; signed by CEO or HR manager) 
  • Letter of recommendation regarding your skills (e.g. by your employer, former employer, or former professor)
  • English language proficiency
  • Optionally, other documents proving your qualification
  • Declaration of financial support

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7500 EUR per semester during 20 months.
  • EU/EEA

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7500 EUR per semester during 20 months.

For a regular master with 4 semesters, the tuition fee is 7,500 Euro each semester. Differing length of studies does not increase the total tuition fee. Please note that this fee is tax-deductible.

Living costs for Karlsruhe

780 - 1140 EUR /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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