Embedded Systems, M.Sc. | Chemnitz University of Technology | Chemnitz, Germany
24 months
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The aim of the Embedded Systems programme offered at Chemnitz University of Technology is to develop intelligent system solutions by combining micro system technologies, information and communication technologies and software engineering.


The Embedded Systems programme offered at Chemnitz University of Technology provides a world-class education with focus on future challenges of embedded systems. Graduates will gain the ability to solve engineering tasks at the interface between hardware and software. The aim here is to develop intelligent system solutions by combining microsystem technologies, information and communication technologies and software development. Therefore, besides the theoretical education also the practical training plays an important role.

Career opportunities

The possibilities for graduates are excellent both in science and in industry, because of the increasing importance and the high potential for innovation in embedded systems. The English Master‘s Programme trains the abilities to become a global player in his field. In addition, the occupation of leadership positions in management is also possible.

  • Automotive industry
  • Aerospace industry
  • Sensor industry
  • Semiconductor industry
  • Robotics and automation
  • Plant Engineering
  • Software engineering
  • Research and science

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Components and Architectures of Embedded Systems
  • Smart Sensor Systems
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Computer Vision
  • Design of Software for Embedded Systems
  • Real Time Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Vocationally-qualifying university bachelor’s degree in Information and Communication Technology, Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology or equivalent degree program with regard to content, English language proficiency at Level B2 and German language proficiency at level A2 according to the CEFR
  • The online application via the uni-assist homepage: www.uni-assist.de/online
  • Preferably legally attested copies of any previously attained proofs of university graduation in the home country and German or English translation including proof of completed subjects and marks
  • A legally attested copy of an certification of passing the national higher education entrance qualification (not for all countries). Applicants from China, Vietnam or Mongolia have to submit the certificate of the Academic Board of Examiners in Peking (APS) together with their application documents.

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Living costs for Chemnitz

730 - 1100 EUR /month
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