Energy Conversion and Management (ECM)
Solar energy, bioenergy, hydro and wind power, power generation, energy management . . . :
Regardless of the energy topic, the professors at Offenburg University have it covered. Many of our lecturers work for global energy companies, engineering services or consulting firms. Through lectures and discussions, students learn all about the current hot topics in the energy sector.
Studying Energy Conversion and Management means, first of all, developing comprehensive expertise in energy systems and their management, but also taking the relevant economic, social, and political environments into consideration. Graduates of our program, with its international focus, will be well prepared for leadership positions around the globe.
ECM at Offenburg University
Offenburg University enjoys an excellent reputation and consistently high ratings in nationwide rankings. Offenburg is a smaller university, and hence students benefit from the advantages of a manageable educational facility with personal attention from instructors. Offenburg University also offers comprehensive services and close integration with the regional economy.
Program at a Glance
|Degree||Master of Science (M.Sc.)|
|Language of instruction||English (first semester), English and German (from the second semester on)|
|Duration of program||3-4 semesters (one semester internship)|
|Beginning of study program||Winter semester (October)|
|Application deadline||April 30|
|Tuition and fees||Social contribution per semester: EUR 274
Tuition fees per semester: EUR 1500* (for exemptions, see below)
|Application requirements||Above-average Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, process engineering or related field, TOEFL iBT 79 or IELTS 6.0, German A2, APS (only for applicants from China and Vietnam)|
* You are exempted from the tuition fees (EUR 1500) if:
- You have received your qualification of university entrance from the state of Germany
- You are a citizen of the EU and/or the EEA
- You participate in an ERASMUS program
- You are officially recognized as a refugee in Germany
- You are an exchange student from one of Offenburg University's partner universities, or
- You were already enrolled at Offenburg University before the 2017/2018 winter semester
This information is supplied without liability.
The jurisdiction on the exemption from tuition lies with the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg.