MSE Electrical Engineering

Enhance your knowledge: We will train you to become an expert in Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things (IoT).

Cutting edge research: Your lecturers work on research projects for the local industry and will include you in these – more than 200 international patents and publications have resulted from these projects.

A comprehensive qualification: After graduating, you will be proficient in all the key tools for developing sensors, actuators and communication systems.

At a Glance


Master of Science in Engineering focusing on Electrical Engineering

Course duration

3 full-time semesters,

5-6 part-time semesters

ECTS points


Course focus

  • Sensor technology and microelectronics
  • Embedded systems - hardware and software
  • Digital signal and image processing
  • System dynamics and control engineering
  • Communication and information systems


RapperswilBuchs: Subject specialisation

Zurich: Theory and context modules

Involved Institutes

Preferred Bachelor’s degrees

  • BSc in Electrical Engineering
  • BSc in Electronic Engineering
  • BSc Systemtechnik

Other qualifications: Portfolio admission possible

Teaching language

German, many modules in English