Master's Degree Wind Energy Systems Online

Type of Program

Online Master's

Final Degree

Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Standard Period of Study

7 semesters

Language

English

Content

The study program consists of five elements:

  • Fundamentals of Mathematics and Engineering for Wind Energy Systems
  • Specialization: Energy System Technology
  • Specialization: Simulation and Structural Technology
  • Additional Key Competencies: Energy and Law
  • Writing of the Master's Thesis.

Study Organization

Total number of 120 credits.
This number is divided into basic modules, advanced modules and additional key competencies:

  • 30 credits must be selected from the basic modules
  • 30 credits must be selected in one of the specializations (advanced modules) "Simulation and Structural Technology" or "Energy System Technology".
  • The master's thesis module comprises 30 credits.
  • The remaining 30 credits must be gained from the pool of courses of the non-chosen specialization and additional key competencies.

Entrances Requirement

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or other science-oriented study
  • 1 year professional experience
  • Letter of motivation
  • Proof of English language knowledge level B2
(see Admission requirements)

Application

Application deadline for international students: 15 July
Application deadline with German certificates: 1 September

(see Application)

Charges

€14,000 (see Tuition Fees)

Partner Institution

Fraunhofer Institute for energy economics and Energy Systems Technology (Fraunhofer IEE)

Management

UniKIMS - The Management School of the University of Kassel manages the Online M.Sc. Wind Energy Systems

Job prospects

The high level basic training in our Master´s program provides our students with advanced learning content which opens up excellent job opportunities, e.g. in the field of wind turbine development.