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University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund


Embedded Systems Engineering

Subjects: Embedded Systems Engineering,Engineering,Technology

M.Eng. | Master of Engineering

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
299 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

The master study course in Embedded Systems Engineering offers a degree that prepares individuals for both scientific research and professional practice. Graduates are equipped for technical careers and senior management roles in technical projects. An academic research career is also a viable path. The program spans 4 semesters, with a standard course duration. In the first and second semesters, students take compulsory courses to build foundational skills and develop their unique profiles in their chosen focus areas. This is followed by a 2-semester research phase, which includes electives and thesis projects. The Ruhr Master School (RMS) integrates compulsory elective studies into a cross-university network, enhancing the learning experience. The program also features international, project-oriented components, summer schools, and symposia. The total workload is 3,600 hours, or 900 hours per semester, including time for the Master’s thesis. To graduate, students must earn 120 credit points according to the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS). This course is designed to be comprehensive and rigorous, ensuring that graduates are well-prepared for their future careers.

Program Information

Study Location Dortmund
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 299 EUR
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Language Requirements

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IELTS No information
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TOEFL IBT No information

Proof of the required English language proficiency acquired in the TOEFL ITP test with at least 550 points or in the TOEFL iBT test with at least 90 points, taken within the last two years before the application. The proof of language proficiency can also be provided by other test types equivalent to the TOEFL test in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: Learning, Teaching, Assessment - CEFR, (e.g. IELTS with a score of at least 6.5). In exceptional cases, the proof can be provided by an equivalent certificate or other certificates that confirm the corresponding minimum requirements (equivalent to C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages). An appointed committee decides whether the equivalence is met.

Qualification Requirements

Diplom or a Bachelor's degree in the field of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology or a completed study program closely related to the Master's program Embedded Systems Engineering at a university of applied sciences (Fachhochschule) or a university, or the completion of a corresponding accredited Bachelor's qualification program at a university of cooperative education (Berufsakademie) with an overall grade of at least “good” (2.5). The qualifying study program must have included instruction in the relevant competences in the areas of Software Engineering, Control Engineering, Signal Processing and Systems Engineering equalling the required amount at the required level. In addition, the programs must amount to a minimum of 180 credit points in accordance with the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS). Degrees obtained outside the ECTS-System must be converted into the ECTS-System.

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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