The global demand for affordable and sustainable resources have created an urgent need for electrical engineers and researcher.
Both to provide electricity and to build new smart solutions that enable a more sustainable energy management.
The Electric Power Engineering programme at KTH Royal Institute of Technology covers the following areas:
- electric power systems and markets
- power system operation control and automation
- power electronics and drives
- modelling of electrotechnical equipment
- management in power systems
This programme enable the student to develop a comprehensive understanding of the field, with specialisation in one or two of the areas. This provides a sound foundation to enter a professional role in industry or academia.
For decades, KTH and Sweden have been at the forefront of advancements in grid systems, power component technologies and automation solutions.
These areas are in constant need of fresh ideas and new engineers. For a long time there has been a wide selection of career options all over the world for electric power engineers.
This programme is designed to utilise KTH’s strong ties with research and industry leaders such as ABB, Vattenfall, Ellevio, Bombardier and the European Institute of Innovation and Technology, offering students an excellent opportunity to apply their knowledge in practical, industrial applications.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
Programme StructureTopics covered:
- Electric power systems and markets
- Power system operation control and automation
- Power electronics and drives
- Modelling of electrotechnical equipment
- Management of power systems
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesElectrical Engineering Energy & Power Engineering View 27 other Masters in Energy & Power Engineering in Sweden
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
A Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, corresponding to 180 ECTS credits, with courses in
- Electrical Engineering (including three phase electrical circuits and/or electrical machines) equivalent to 60 ECTS credits
- Mathematics (including calculus, algebra, probability theory and basic control theory) equivalent to at least 30 ECTS credits.
International14619 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 29239 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
The full programme tuition fee for non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens studying this programme is SEK 310,000.
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