24 months
306 EUR/year
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Electronic Engineering from University of Catania is the natural continuation of the three-year BSc program in Electronic Engineering, but it is also accessible to students who hold a BSc in and Computer Science and Electrical Engineering.  


Electronic Engineering from University of Catania has the objective of forming highly specialized professionals in analog and digital electronics from integrated circuits (Application Specific ICs, Controllers, Field Programmable Gate Arrays) to Printed Circuit Boards, technologies that constitute the hardware foundation of any information processing system and ICT (Information and Communication Technology) in general. In a competitive and rapidly evolving global market, the Electronic Engineering MSc curriculum will provide the student very good design skills aimed at developing traditional systems using proven technologies and, at the same time, the challenging ability of facing new problems in emerging scenarios.

Students at Electronic Engineering from University of Catania will develop:

  • thorough knowledge of the theoretical and scientific aspects of mathematics and other basic sciences and be able to use this knowledge to explain and describe complex engineering problems or those requiring an interdisciplinary approach;
  • thorough knowledge of the theoretical and scientific aspects of engineering, both in general and in relation to those aspects specific of electrical engineering, in which graduates are able to identify, formulate and solve, in an innovative way, complex problems that require an interdisciplinary approach;
  • abilities to conceive, plan, design and manage systems, complex and / or innovative processes and services;
  • abilities to design and manage highly complex experiments;
  • skills in business organization (corporate culture) and professional ethics;
  • context knowledge and transversal skills;
  • fluent written and oral skills, at least in one European language other than Italian, with reference to disciplinary lexicons.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analog Electronics
  • Digital Electronics
  • Circuit Theory
  • Microelectronics
  • Micro and Nano Sensors

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copy of passport
  • Copy of bachelor's degree certificate or registration certificate attesting the expected graduation date 
  • Transcripts
  • Syllabus 
  • Letter of reference
  • Curriculum vitae in English
  • English language qualification
  • Statement of purpose 

Tuition Fee

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    306 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 306 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Catania

600 - 850 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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