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University of Paderborn


Electrical Systems Engineering

Subjects: Electrical Systems Engineering,Engineering,Technology

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
352 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

The master’s program in Electrical System Engineering (MS ESE) spans two years and is structured into four semesters. It includes three semesters of coursework and a six-month Master's thesis. MS ESE offers two specializations: Signal & Information Processing and Electronics & Devices. The Signal & Information Processing track delves into the computational aspects of system behavior. In contrast, the Electronics & Devices track focuses on IC design at the micro or nano scale and hardware implementation. Most courses are taught by the department's full professors. Additionally, renowned international professors visit Paderborn to deliver guest lectures on advanced systems engineering topics. The program also includes practically oriented advanced courses taught by industry lecturers.

Program Information

Study Location Paderborn
Start Semester Summer, 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 352 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
⏱️ Application Start Winter

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

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High proficiency of the English language. We accept the following certificates: a bachelor degree gained in an English-speaking country, a German bachelor degree obtained in a study program that has been accredited as an English language program, TOEFL with a minimum result of 585 (pencil and paper) or 87 (internet), Cambridge English: First (FCE), IELTS with a minimum result of 6.0.

Qualification Requirements

To study at a German university, a general higher education entrance qualification is required. You should have a Bachelor of Science in in electrical engineering or a related field. Minimum result in this degree: 2.5 according to the German grading system (or equivalent) The Examinations Board shall determine compliance with these requirements.

Document Requirements

Copy of a secondary school leaving certificate which qualifies you to study at university level in your home country (please make sure that you provide proof of all grades you obtained) Proof of language proficiency (copy sufficient) If you have taken a university entrance exam, its results are needed as well (e.g. for applicants from Bosnia, Korea, Kosovo, Croatia, Macedonia, Serbia, Türkiye and USA) Copies of all other relevant documents such as academic transcripts, references, final degree certificates Resume/CV, showing a complete chronological list of your education and training up to the time of application If you intend to earn a PhD, you must be accepted as a doctoral candidate by a professor from an academic department of the University of Paderborn before the application process.

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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