Information for applicants
The Applied Electronics Masters degree program focuses on independent creative activities in sub-areas of electrical engineering, including industrial electronics, power electronics, and electric drives. Therefore, the study is focused on the deepening of the theoretical basis of electrotechnical fields and on a more detailed introduction to the modern knowledge in the narrower focus, followed by the theme of the diploma thesis.
Faculty: Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Type of study: Follow-up Master
Language of instruction: English
Code of the program: N0714A060007
Title of the program: Applied Electronics
Regular period of the study: 2 years
Cost: 4000€ per year
Coordinating department: Department of Electronics
Keywords: Power Semiconductor Systems, Electrical Regulated Drives, Applied Electronics, Construction of Electronical Equipment, Microcomputer Control Systems
The graduates will find employment at designing institutes, in research and development departments, developing electronic applications in the field of control technology, semiconductor power systems, electric regulated drives, measurement technology, audiovisual technology, as managers, designers of electronic devices, researchers and developers, etc. They can work at companies with electrotechnical production, in the management of technological processes at production organizations, or in maintenance and repair operations.
The aim of the Master's degree program is the training of specialists, who develop their abilities for independent creative work with bachelor's graduates. Further study of theoretical and applied subjects according to the study plan and elaboration of the diploma thesis, the student will demonstrate the ability to apply creatively the knowledge of the studied program. The quality of teaching in the Master's degree program in Applied Electronics will be evaluated by the number of successful graduates of the study program and their application in practice.
The study program consists of applied mathematics, electronics theory, analog technology, digital technology, microprocessor technology, control, and power electronics. The theoretical foundations are followed by subjects with a practical focus in the area of ​​construction of industrial electronics equipment and application of power semiconductor systems in the field of power systems and electric controlled drives.
The graduates have a broad and deep knowledge in the technical fields of this branch that corresponds to the current state of the art. They understand the state-of-the-art theories, concepts, and methods of the branch. They are able to apply the knowledge from the related branches in their own branch. During the course of study, the student in Applied Electronics acquires the necessary knowledge of mathematics, the theory of electrical circuits, information technology, and special knowledge in the following technical fields:
Analogue and Digital Electronic Circuits
Semiconductor Power Systems
Electric Regulated Drives
Construction of Electronic Devices
Using their expert knowledge, the graduates in Applied Electronics are able to independently define and creatively deal with a practical or theoretical problem within the branch. They can solve complex problems independently and creatively, using selected theories, concepts and methods of the branch, and apply some of the advanced research procedures of the branch to obtain new, original information.
Graduate's general competence
The graduates in Applied Electronics are able to make independent and responsible decisions in new or changing contexts of the individual technical fields of the branch, considering the broader social consequences of the decisions. Further, they are able to determine assignments of professional activities from available sources, they can coordinate them and bear responsibility for the results. They can convincingly communicate their own expert opinions to professionals and the public, use their professional knowledge, expert skills and general qualifications in at least one foreign language. Using the theoretical findings of the branch, they can plan, support and manage the acquisition of further professional knowledge, skills, and qualifications of other team members.
General admission requirements: Master degree candidates
Criteria for admission
Bachelor degree (at least)
English-language ability – students, who are not native speakers may be asked to demonstrate their ability to study in English, e.g. by presenting the results of any language tests they have taken. English language ability document - minimum requirements: IELTS score 5,0; TOEFL internet-based score 62 (possibly other certificates at the same level)
Entrance examination (according to the Faculty Admission Procedure Rules and Conditions for Admission)
Copies of graduation certificates (Diploma and Diploma Supplement or Transcript of Records)
Recognition document of graduation certificate - official document to say that the degree is recognized in the Czech Republic
Payment of Registration Fee 500 CZK per 1 study program, it is non-refundable
Valid visa and passport
Tuition Fee is 4000 EUR per academic year, payable at the beginning of each academic year. It is non-refundable.