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About

Studies in the Master's Programme in Electrical Engineering from LUT University are wide-ranging and relevant to industry. You may choose to specialise in the conversion, use and control of electric systems or the electricity market and solar economy. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Electrical energy is now more than ever the answer to the world's urgent energy challenges. Electrical energy is the crucial driver of efficiency and success in the energy transition towards a sustainable, truly industrial and consumer-oriented economy.

Electrical engineering is the largest and most diverse technological field in the world. 

By taking the Electrical Engineering from LUT University , you will acquire extensive knowledge of how the industry works, and engineering skills and technological knowledge needed to design, assess and improve electrical systems. You will also develop the knowledge, skills and abilities that will facilitate intellectual, creative, responsive and professional growth, and lifelong learning for continuous improvement.

Career prospects 

Developing energy systems, energy-efficient technology, smart grids, electrifying transportation, and electricity markets employ Master's level graduates in electrical engineering now and will continue to do so in the future.

New experts are needed for product development, sales, marketing and management. Your duties may include e.g. the design and production of electric devices, product development, technical sales or production management.

The need for engineers in electricity retail is also growing. Moreover, power plants are undergoing changes as private solar and wind power plants are increasing. In other words, graduates in electrical engineering have ample job opportunities in industry and the public sector.

LUT's electrical engineering training has been the launching pad for a number of important actors and growing companies in the field, some of which are based in Lappeenranta. Job opportunities are available in large international corporations as well as small and medium-sized companies in the field.

You will also have a firm basis for scientific doctoral studies in the field of your specialisation studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

Core studies, 29 ECTS credits, include studies in mathematics, energy efficiency, and technology and the society, as well as laboratory assignments.

In advanced specialisation studies, min. 40 ECTS credits, students select one of the following:

  • Solar Economy
  • Control and Automation
  • Control and Communication
  • Electromechanics 
  • Power Electronics Design
  • Electrical Drives

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • The next rolling admission is 1 November 2022–15 May 2023.
  • The next regular admission is 1 December 2022–18 January 2023.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
54
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

3.50 on the scale of 1.00 - 5.00.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
54
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

You are eligible to apply to technology programmes with one of the following degrees:

  • Bachelor of Science in Technology OR closely related to Technology - Completed in a University - All countries 
  • Other degree mentioned in a programme-specific eligibility requirements completed worldwide (excluding Finland)

To possibly get admitted,

  • you must fulfill the programme-specific requirements.
  • gain a minimum of 50% of the given points in the interview (regarding all the programmes excluding Electrical Engineering).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13500 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Lappeenranta

700 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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