M.Sc. Management and Engineering in Electrical Power Systems

Non-EU Applications: December 3 - March 1

EU Applications: March 2 - July 15

Quickfacts

Study format:
M.Sc. Degree Program
Duration:
2 years (4 semesters)
Conditions:
B.Sc./ B.Tech./ B.Eng. & 1 year work experience
Teaching:
On-Campus
Credit points:
120 CP
Course fees:
EUR 5,500 per semester
Qualification:
M.Sc. (RWTH)
Language:
English

The program's main objective is to offer methodological and problem-oriented education, related to research as well as practice. The program will cover advanced topics in the areas of engineering, science, and economics. The course modules particularly focus on high voltage engineering, electrical machines and battery storage systems used to automatize and manage complex power systems. You will be exposed to topics such as the physical problems of energy storage and power electronics. You will also learn to solve faults and stability problems in power systems, as well as use computational engineering tools to automatize and manage complex power systems.

 

Our specialized graduates in Electrical Power Systems Engineering...

  • design, organize and manage virtual power plants, applying demand side management or dynamic demand management
  • design and operate peaking power plants, load following power plants, or virtual power stations to keep the electrical power systems in balance
  • improve the reliability of the supply by implementing sophisticated predictive simulation and computing techniques
  • optimize the cost balance between energy production and its environmental impact
  • develop investment strategies needed to improve electrical power systems
  • design and develop innovative smart grids

...to make a difference. Is this you?

Engineering & Management at RWTH Aachen University