MSc in Electrical Engineering

University of Nicosia School of Sciences and Engineering

Program Description

MSc in Electrical Engineering

University of Nicosia School of Sciences and Engineering

  • Duration (years): 1.5 years
  • Qualification Awarded: Electrical Engineering (MSc,1.5 years or 3 semesters)
  • Level of Qualification: 2nd Cycle (Master’s Degree)
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Mode of Study: Full-time and Part-time are both possible.
  • Minimum Credits: 36
  • Minimum ECTS Credits: 90

Profile of the Programme:

Aims

The aims of the MSc in Electrical Engineering are to:

  1. Prepare students to succeed in a constantly growing, highly demanding and competitive technological world;
  2. Create an academic environment conducive to learning new technologies and engineering concepts;
  3. Introduce students to research on advanced engineering topics;
  4. Cultivate analytical skills and critical thinking;
  5. Provide specialization and extensive knowledge on the areas of concentration;
  6. Promote engineering ethics and moral practices.

Objectives

The objectives of the programme are to:

  1. Provide specialized advanced knowledge and tools to our graduates in order to cope successfully in a technologically challenging environment;
  2. Facilitate learning in areas of electrical engineering that are directly linked to industry and current state-of-the-art technology;
  3. Provide the theoretical and computational skills necessary for the solution of both theoretical and practical engineering problems;
  4. Provide practical and experimental hands-on experience that allows the students to link directly to fundamental knowledge and theory;
  5. Prepare graduates to work alone or in groups in order to provide engineering solutions;
  6. Prepare graduates to design/implement systems and processes towards the solution of engineering problems;
  7. Promote research, develop research skills and provide fundamental knowledge to support a successful career in research and development;
  8. Develop the ability of the graduates to write technical reports and scientific papers as well as to present their work before an audience;
  9. Provide the graduates with the opportunity to develop a greater technical competency in their area and become successful professionals throughout their lifetime;
  10. Prepare graduates for admission to a PhD program in electrical engineering.

Career Prospects:

Graduates of the Masters’ programme can be employed in a number of sectors including:

  1. Private companies;
  2. Public organizations;
  3. Semi-government organizations;
  4. Universities and colleges;
  5. Research institutions;
  6. Technical high schools and professional training schools;
  7. Telecommunications companies;
  8. Army, navy, and defense companies;
  9. Radar and monitoring system facilities

Access to Further Studies:

Graduates of the programme have direct access to 3rd cycle studies (PhD), at this or a related field, at the University of Nicosia or other institutions in Cyprus, the EU and the USA/Canada.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 11, 2015
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