The rapid digital transformation is posing new challenges for business and politics as well as society in general. At the same time, it is creating an increasing demand for a well-educated work force, especially in the field of microelectronic applications with a growing focus on power electronics. The new master’s program “Power Electronics” will be an innovation driver for this dynamic technology sector. Creative ideas can be developed and actively promoted in this program, offering young people the opportunity to gain experience and shape the future with us.
Empower the sustainable energy future!
Students of the master’s program will be provided a comprehensive, theoretical and practical understanding of the technology, development and application of current power electronic components and systems. This educational program focuses on the conception, design, modeling and simulation, control and protection, construction,assembly and testing of power electronic circuits and systems for intelligent and efficient energy conversion. In the course of their education, graduates will acquire scientific competence in the field of technical research, ranging from literature study to systematic problem formulation and solving as well as the publication of their results. Moreover, they will gather valuable experience and self-confidence in professional teamwork, communication and discourse with colleagues and external contacts.
*subject to accreditation by AQ Austria
Period I: 01.10. - 15.03.20
Period II: 16.03.- 15.05.20
Period III: 16.03. - 15.07.20
Period IV: 16.07. - 30.09.20
Please note that applicants from non-EU countries or applicants living outside the European Union should apply as soon as possible to be in time for the visa procedure.
The semester starts on 16th September 2019.
Tue 18:00-21:15, Fri 17:30-20:45, Sat 08:30-16:00
30.06.2020 I 14 h - 18 h
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€ 363.36 / semester
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€ 20.20 / semester
Graduates of the master’s program “Industrial Power Electronics” will easily be able to find employment with microelectronics companies and semiconductor manufacturers, electrical utility providers, public transport facilities and companies in the automotive, aerospace and aviation sectors as well as the telecommunications branch. Electrical engineers in the field of power electronics are concerned with the efficient conversion and transfer of electrical energy from its generation to its various application levels. In the master’s program “Industrial Power Electronics” aspiring engineers are prepared for the technological and methodological challenges in their future field of modern power semiconductors and their industrial application in power electronics energy conversion.
The successful completion of the master program Industrial Power Electronics in turn qualifies the graduate to undertake a doctorate according to FHStG [Fachhochschul Studies Act] § 6(4).
“Our new post-graduate Master program offers you a unique opportunity to become an outstanding expert in power electronics design and applications. Driven by the requirements and ambitions of our industrial partners, who express their continuous request for academically educated and well-trained power electronics engineers, we provide a strong focus on power semiconductor technology and devices as well as present and future areas of industrial and automotive power conversion.”
Dr. Michael Glavanovics
Project manager, Scientific Director Power Electronics, KAI Kompetenzzentrum Automobil- und Industrieelektronik GmbH