Developers for Smart Energy Solutions

Smart Energy

Are you interested in smart energy systems, combination of new technologies and business models? Do you wish to have capabilities for creating innovative and sustainable energy solutions for the future?

Master’s Programme in Smart Energy

Changes and disruption of traditional power and energy systems require a new set of skills in order to realize the transition to smarter, more flexible and renewable energy systems. Next generation electrical power engineers need to understand increasing amount of different interdisciplinary interactions ranging from new technologies to customer needs and different energy policies.

The new, multidisciplinary Master’s Programme in Smart Energy offers students the latest knowledge in ongoing energy transition and excellent capabilities to renew the industry and create future-proof solutions for sustainable and smart energy systems.

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Teaching outcomes

The programme consists of three blocks:
1) Smart Grids and Power Generation
2) Digitalisation
3) Business studies
and provides its students good analytical skills and wide expertise about key smart energy systems enabling technologies (such as battery energy storages, microgrids, big data analytics, artificial intelligence, 5G, hybrid AC/DC systems with power electronics), future market and business models.

In order to apply for admission to the Master’s Programme, the applicants should have completed a Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate field (e.g. electrical engineering, energy technology, automation technology, telecommunications engineering).

The two-year programme leads to a Master of Science in Technology degree.


More detailed programme structure

Hannu Laaksonen, Programme Manager




Smartness means intelligent utilization of data and technologies in future energy systems in order to achieve global environmental (CO2, energy efficiency) and reliability targets in a cost-efficient, customer satisfying way.

Meet the Teaching Staff

The University's education is based on scientific research. We are in continuous dialog with enterprises and the surrounding environment as to enable us to offer the latest knowledge for society's use in the future as well. Get to know your teachers before-hand by reading more.

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Applications to the International Master’s Degree Programmes are done at the Studyinfo system during application period.

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Contact Information

Interested in the programme? Watch our webinar here!

For admission information contact

For further information on the content of the programme:

Juuli Honko


Juuli Honko


University Services, Education Services

  • +358 29 449 8133
  • Fabriikki F422

Hannu Laaksonen


Hannu Laaksonen


School of Technology and Innovations, Electrical Engineering

  • +358 29 449 8303
  • Fabriikki F471