Studies on Electricity Markets

In the studies of Electricity Market and Power Systems, the students can, according to their choice, concentrate either on Electricity Trading or Electric Power Systems.

In addition to electrical engineering, the student specializing in Electricity Trading will master the concept of electric energy market. Here, the focus is on the special characteristics of electricity trading, trading mechanisms and risk management.

The student specializing in Power Systems will manage the demands and tasks related to the long-term development of electricity distribution grids. The future challenges and opportunities lie especially in smart grids and in the massive need for renovation in the distribution grids.

After graduation from the of Electricity Market and Power Systems, the Master of Science in Electrical Engineering is typically employed in companies in the energy sector, trade associations, research institutions and official organizations. A significant proportion of the graduates continue in doctoral studies at Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT).

Contact Information

LUT School of Energy Systems – Electrical Engineering
P.O. Box 20
FI-53851 Lappeenranta
Finland

Tel. +358 294 462 111

LUT School of Energy Systems
Head of School Jarmo Partanen

Electrical Engineering
Head of Department Olli Pyrhönen
Head of Degree Programme Katja Hynynen
Department Secretary Marika Hyrylä