While the underlying scientific theories and fundamentals remain relatively stable over time, their applications for modern use cases might change rapidly. The Automation and Electrical Engineering programme from Aalto University equips students with an ability to apply scientific methods and theories to the most recent and needed use cases. The Master’s Programme in Automation and Electrical Engineering graduates have:
- State-of-the-art knowledge in their field. Graduates have an extensive understanding of the fundamental scientific theories in their chosen specification area.
- A solution-based mindset. Graduates are experts in applying their knowledge to solve real-life problems and to shape industry standards, especially on the system level.
- An analytical toolbox. Graduates are data-driven and perform well in analytical problem-solving and advanced mathematics.
- Strong leadership skills. Graduates have great team-work skills, can handle even the most stressful situations and lead by example under pressure.
- International competence. Graduates possess professional language skills and the ability to work in a global and multidisciplinary setting.
Programme graduates enjoy excellent career opportunities in the public and private sectors, especially in a future full of autonomous systems and technological advancement. Thanks to the tight-knit connections to the industry, the chances to land a job through course projects, internships, research or thesis work are high. Further, graduates have all the necessary entrepreneurial skills to found and build their own companies as well.
Aalto University has well-established career services through which you can get employed in Finland and abroad. Aalto students tend to find good positions with ease upon their graduation. An active entrepreneurship community is also present at Aalto, which can help as a springboard for founding your company. Finally, if an academic career is of interest, the Master’s programme in Automation and Electrical Engineering at Aalto is a great foundation for doctoral studies and post-doc positions.
- Control, Robotics and Autonomous Systems
- Electrical Power and Energy Engineering
- Electronic and Digital Systems
- 24 months
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DisciplinesElectrical Engineering Informatics & Information Technology Automotive Engineering View 24 other Masters in Informatics & Information Technology in Finland
In addition to the mandatory application documents, applicants to the Automation and Electrical Engineering programme are requested to provide the following additional documents:
- curriculum vitae
- motivation letter
- at least one original recommendation letter (preferably academic)
- work certificates and certificates of other relevant achievements
- copies of any publications
- the official transcript of records for other university studies which are not included in the mandatory part of the application
International15000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15000 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Helsinki
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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