Industrial Power Electronics, M.Sc. | Carinthia University of Applied Sciences | Spittal an der Drau, Austria
24 months
726 EUR/year
726 EUR/year
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The master’s program Industrial Power Electronics from Carinthia University of Applied Sciences will be an innovation driver for this dynamic technology sector. Creative ideas can be developed and actively promoted in this program, offering young people the opportunity to gain experience and shape the future with us.


The rapid digital transformation is posing new challenges for business and politics as well as society in general. 

At the same time, it is creating an increasing demand for a well-educated work force, especially in the field of microelectronic applications with a growing focus on power electronics. 

Students of the Industrial Power Electronics program from Carinthia University of Applied Sciences will be provided a comprehensive, theoretical and practical understanding of the technology, development and application of current power electronic components and systems.  

This educational program focuses on the conception, design, modeling and simulation, control and protection, construction, assembly and testing of power electronic circuits and systems for intelligent and efficient energy conversion. In the course of their education, graduates will acquire scientific competence in the field of technical research, ranging from literature study to systematic problem formulation and solving as well as the publication of their results. 

Moreover, they will gather valuable experience and self-confidence in professional teamwork, communication and discourse with colleagues and external contacts.


Graduates of the master’s program “Industrial Power Electronics” will easily be able to find employment with microelectronics companies and semiconductor manufacturers, electrical utility providers, public transport facilities and companies in the automotive, aerospace and aviation sectors as well as the telecommunications branch. 

Electrical engineers in the field of power electronics are concerned with the efficient conversion and transfer of electrical energy from its generation to its various application levels. In the master’s program “Industrial Power Electronics” aspiring engineers are prepared for the technological and methodological challenges in their future field of modern power semiconductors and their industrial application in power electronic energy conversion.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Physics of Electronic Devices
  • Power Electronic Concepts & Circuits
  • Advanced Engineering Mathematics
  • Power Electr. Measurement & Sensing Concepts
  • Power Devices and Technology
  • Converter Dynamics and Control
  • Design of Power Electronic Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application periods:

  • 01.11.2022-15.03.2023
  • 16.03.2023-15.05.2023
  • 16.05.2023-15.07.2023
  • 16.07.2023-30.09.2023




120 ECTS


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Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

In order to be admitted into a master degree program at the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences at least one of the following criteria must be fulfilled:

  • completion of a bachelor of arts/science degree that corresponds to the respective master degree program
  • completion of an equivalent degree program at a recognized Austrian or an international post-secondary institution of higher education 
Later submission of required documents
  • Persons in their last semester of their bachelor degree programs may apply for a study place in a master degree program by submitting their most current transcript of records.  The completion of the bachelor degree program certificates must be submitted during the registration process at the beginning of the semester.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    726 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 363 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    726 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 363 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Spittal an der Drau

800 - 1200 EUR /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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