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Energy Informatics

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria

24 months
1452 EUR/year
726 EUR/year
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Energy Informatics is the underlying heartbeat of the global economy – a critical factor in the production of nearly all goods and services in the modern world. Apply now for this programme at University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria.


Clearly, given the critical role of energy, the driving imperatives in any economy are ensuring security of supply, maintaining competitiveness and overseeing the transition to a low-carbon future.

Learning outcomes

Key requirements in this respect are the strategic management of supply and improving its overall generation and distribution. Impacting on these challenging goals will be a variety of factors, including advances in renewables, e-mobility and green technologies, to name only a few. 

Managing this changing environment is no easy task. That will require intelligent IT solutions and therefore well-educated IT experts able to design and/or operate future smart grids, smart city infrastructures and enhanced energy supply systems.

Energy Informatics at University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria is the application of information technologies to this highly demanding field and the focus of this English-taught Master's degree programme.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Physics
  • International Energy Markets and Energy Law
  • Processes and Process Modelling
  • Energy Generation, Distribution and Storage
  • Energy Consumers
  • Communication Technology
  • Smart Grid Field Components 
  • IT Security
  • Software Systems 
  • Home and Building Automation
  • Cloud Computing / Big Data

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For a Master's programmes an interview is to be completed and possibly a case study or a letter of motivation is required: The ranking criteria for the award of study places in the Master's degree programmes is based on the personal interview, academic qualifications, professional experience, and possibly a case-study. 
  • The use and the weighting of the components of these parameters may vary depending on the degree programme.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1452 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 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.


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