Bachelor’s Programme Electrical Engineering

Curriculum (2018W)

Joint Study Programme of the University of Innsbruck and the UMIT TIROL

Bachelor of Science (BSc)

Duration/ ECTS-Credits
6 semesters / 180 ECTS-Credits

Mode of Study
Full-Time

Language
German

Admission Requirements 
Secondary school completion certificate or equivalent and Language Certificates

Faculty 
Faculty of Engineering Sciences

Qualification Level
Bachelor (First Cycle)
ISCED-11: Level 6, EQF/NQF: Level 6

ISCED-F
0713 Electricity and Energy

Study Code
UC 033 235

The curriculum is the basis of a degree programme. A look at the curriculum for the Bachelor Electrical Engineering gives you a detailed overview of the structure, content, examination regulations and qualification profile of this Bachelor's degree.

The curriculum can clarify several important questions before you start your studies. For example, which criteria must be fulfilled for enrolment in the Bachelor Electrical Engineering, how long the programme lasts, which modules must be completed and much more.

The 2018W curriculum is currently valid for the Bachelor's programme Electrical Engineering.

Information on the Curriculum (2018W)

The complete version of the curriculum reflects the currently valid version of the curriculum. It is for informational purposes only and is not legally binding. The legally binding version of the curriculum, including any amendments, may be found in the University of Innsbruck Bulletins.

In order to determine which version of the curriculum is applicable in your case, see the Catalogue of Studies
available at: https://lfuonline.uibk.ac.at/public/lfuonline_meinestudien.studienblatt
Section: Current Curriculum version.

Studies Induction and Orientation Stage (STEOP)

(1) During the Studies Induction and Orientation Stage, the following course examinations, which may be repeated fourth, must be completed satisfactorily:

  1. Mathematics 1 (VO4, 5 ECTS-Credits, § 8 par. 1 no 1 lit a), ,
  2. Fundamentals in Electrical Engineering 1 (VO2, 3 ECTS-Credits, § 8 par. 1 no 4 lit a).

(2) Successful passing of all exams of the Studies Induction and Orientation Stage entitles to passing all further courses and examinations as well as to writing the Bachelor's Thesis.

(3) Before successful completion of the Studies Induction and Orientation Stage courses amounting to 22.0 ECTS-Credits may be passed. The requirements specified in the curriculum must be met.

General Information

Recommended Course Sequence

The exemplary course sequence given below is recommended for full-time students beginning their study programme in the winter semester. The table shows one possible course sequence for the bachelor's programme and is not compulsory. Delays resulting from repeated examinations are not taken into account.

The standard duration of the study programme is 6 semesters or 180 ECTS-Credits, whereby according to the Universities Act of 2002, a workload of 1,500 (real) hours per academic year must be fulfilled, corresponding to 60 ECTS-Credits (one ECTS-Credit is equivalent to a workload of 25 hours).

7.5 ECTS-Credits: Mathematics 1
7.5 ECTS-Credits: Physics and Chemistry
2.5 ECTS-Credits: Materials and Manufacturing Techniques
7.5 ECTS-Credits: Fundamentals in Electrical Engineering 1
5.0 ECTS-Credits: Digital Technology and Computer Science 1

5.0 ECTS-Credits: Mathematics 2
7.5 ECTS-Credits: Digital Technology and Computer Science 2
7.5 ECTS-Credits: Fundamentals in Electrical Engineering 2
7.5 ECTS-Credits: Mechanical Engineering and Physics
2.5 ECTS-Credits: Materials and Manufacturing Techniques

10.0 ECTS-Credits: Mathematics 3
7.5 ECTS-Credits: Digitaltechnik und Informatik 3
7.5 ECTS-Credits: System Theory and Theoretical Electrical Engineering 1
5.0 ECTS-Credits: Engineering and Power Electronics

10.0 ECTS-Credits: Electric Measurement Techniques and Sensor Technology
7.5 ECTS-Credits: Electronic Circuits
5.0 ECTS-Credits: Digital Technology and Computer Science 4
7.5 ECTS-Credits: System Theory and Theoretical Electrical Engineering 2

7.5 ECTS-Credits: Control Engineering and Communication Engineering
2.5 ECTS-Credits: Introduction to Scientific Working in Electrical Engineering
10.0 ECTS-Credits: Elective Modul: General Topics in Electronic Engineering 1
10.0 ECTS-Credits: Compulsory Module: Specialisation (1)

(1) Depending on the chosen field of specialisation the compulsory module A1 or A2 covering a total of 10.0 ECTS - Credits must be passed.
10.0 ECTS-Credits: Compulsory Module A1 Energy Engineering and Automation 1
10.0 ECTS-Credits: Compulsory Module A2 Biomedical Engineering 1

10.0 ECTS-Credits: Bachelor Thesis
5.0 ECTS-Credits: Elective Module: General Topics in Electronic Engineering 2
7.5 ECTS-Credits: Non-subject-specific Skills
7.5 ECTS-Credits: Elective Module: Specialisation (2)

(2) Depending on the selected field of specialisation the elective module A1 or A2 covering a total of 7.5 ECTS - Credits must be passed.
7.5 ECTS-Credits: Elective Module A1Energy Engineering and Automation 2
7.5 ECTS-Credits: Elective Module A2 Biomedical Engineering 2

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ECTS-Anrechnungspunkte (Arbeitsbelastung)
Semester
5
10
15
20
25
30
35
Course Sequence
SemesterECTS-APTitel

Extension Programme

Within the scope of the Study Programme, a Extension Programme corresponding to 60 ECTS-Credits may be passed. Admission to the Extension Programme requires the admission to or the having passed of one of the selected Study Programmes. Detailed information:

Information about examination regulations, assessment and grading

Examination regulations

The examination regulation is an integral part of the curriculum, detailed information can be found under the paragraph examination regulations.

The grade distribution table is a statistical representation of the distribution of all successfully completed examinations in a given programme of study or subject (based on all registered students for the programme or subject). The grade distribution table is updated in regular intervals.

ABCDE
Austrian grading scheme Definition %-age
1EXCELLENT: Outstanding performance 33.3= 100%
2 GOOD: Generally good, but with some errors 24.5
3SATISFACTORY: Generally sound work with a number of substantial errors 23.9
4SUFFICIENT: Performance meets the minimum criteria 18.3
5INSUFFICIENT: Substantial improvement necessary; requirement of further work

December 2021


Overall classification of the qualification

Not applicable
Explanation: An overall classification (mit Auszeichnung bestanden/pass with distinction, bestanden/pass, nicht bestanden/fail) – is awarded only for examinations that conclude a programme of study and consist of more than one subject (an examination of this type is not specified in the curriculum of this programme of study).

Contact and Information

Examination Office
Location Technikerstraße 17

Dean of Studies 
Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Manfred Kleidorfer

Contact at the UMIT TIROL
Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Daniel Baumgarten
Phone: +43 050 8648-3827 | Mail: lehre@umit-tirol.at

Information about the Programme (in German only)

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