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Master of Science in Engineering MSE

The Master's programme is aimed at Bachelor's graduates of a technically oriented degree programme who wish to further deepen their knowledge in their specialist field.

Key data

Master of Science FHNW in Engineering
Next start
Spring or Automn Semester
Studying mode
Full-time, part-time
Teaching language
Windisch und further Swiss Universities of Applied Sciences
Semester fee
700 CHF for CH see fees


Closing date is end of April or end of September respectively

The FHNW School of Engineering offers the following MSE profiles:

With the master's degree, the highest academic university degree, you prepare your way for responsible positions in research, industry and administration. You are able to take on both challenging activities in a specialist field, as well as management tasks and responsibility for interdisciplinary projects.

Customised master's degree course of study

The central element of the course of study is the individual specialisation in your profile. You will receive this specialization with theoretical and practical work at an institute of the FHNW School of Engineering, whereby you will be accompanied and supervised throughout the course of study by a personal advisor and thus unique skills at a high level within the framework of selected theory modules as well as practical research and development projects acquire.

What to do:

  1. Select the main focus of your specialization in one of the 8 profiles.
  2. Select an advisor at an institute of the FHNW School of Engineering.
  3. Select theory modules from the range available in Switzerland

MSE profiles at the FHNW School of Engineering

Business Engineering

to Business Engineering

Computer Science

to Computer Science

Data Science

to Data Science

Electrical Engineering

to Electrical Engineering

Energy and Environment

to Energy and Environment

Mechatronics and Automation

to Mechatronics and Automation

Mechanical Engineering

to Mechanical Engineering


to Photonics

Course of study

The MSE course enables you to pursue a targeted, individual specialisation in the fields of engineering and information technology.

Organisational information


FHNW School of Engineering, Brugg-Windisch

FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland School of Engineering Klosterzelgstrasse 2 CH - 5210 Windisch
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