Degree structure and studies

The Master's Programme in Electric Transportation Systems is a two-year programme. It leads to the degree of Master of Science in Technology, M.Sc. (Tech.), which is 120 ECTS credits.

The programme includes core, advanced specialisation, minor and elective studies as well as a Master's thesis.

Core studies, 26 ECTS credits, include an introduction to electrical transmission systems, tools for further studies, laboratory working, and an internship.

Advanced specialisation studies, min. 40 ECTS credits, include courses on topics such as smart grids, electrochemical energy storages, enabling an energy internet, electrical drives and embedded system programming.

Recommended minor studies, min 20 credits, include circular economy or business studies.

Elective studies can be chosen from any discipline at LUT to complement your studies.

The Master's thesis, 30 ECTS credits, is an advanced research project during the programme's fourth semester. The Master's thesis requires approximately six months of full-time work.

Electric Transportation Systems

Master of Science in Technology

120 ECTS credits

2 years

Start date
August 2022


Tuition fees and scholarships
EUR 13 500 Non-EU/EEA students
Scholarships available

Academic unit
LUT School of Energy Systems

Lahti campus

Regular admission
1 December 2021 − 19 January 2022 at 15:00 (UTC+2)