- Winter semester
- directly at the University
- Study mode:
- On campus
- Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
- Students from outside the EU/EEA studying in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, must pay tuition fееs.
HFU Spirit | Hochschule Furtwangen
Five Reasons to choose this Master's Program
The M.Sc. Smart Systems program at Furtwangen University stands at the forefront of interdisciplinary education, tailored for those who aspire to pioneer the technological advancements of tomorrow. This program, among the university's most established, immerses students in the dynamic field of smart systems, which are typically miniaturized units that interact with their surroundings through sensors and actuators. These systems offer sophisticated functionalities, including signal processing, data analysis, (wireless) communication, control, and decision-making, often operating autonomously, which necessitates solutions for wireless energy supply or energy harvesting. A significant focus within this realm is on microsystems, distinguished by their micro-scale components and systems, which can be manufactured at low costs when produced in large volumes.
Graduates earn a master's degree in a vital and expanding technological field, with a special emphasis on optical systems. This ensures they are well-prepared to innovate and shape the technological advancements of tomorrow, aligning their skills with the forefront of industry needs.
Special Program Features
Study at a Top-Level University
As one of the oldest Universities of Applied Sciences in Baden-Württemberg, HFU offers plenty! Highly ranked by both students and employers in Germany’s university league tables, the university’s excellent reputation draws students from all over Germany as well as from more than 80 countries around the world.
Furtwangen Campus: A Blend of Tradition and Innovation
Furtwangen Campus merges modern educational facilities with the tranquility of the Black Forest. Small classes and intimate learning environments ensure personalized attention and support.
Life Beyond the Classroom
From sports clubs like badminton and volleyball to unique hobbies such as e-games and drone racing, Furtwangen University offers a vibrant student life. Start your own club or join existing ones through the Student Union (AStA) and immerse yourself in a community of like-minded peers.
System accreditation is the internal quality assurance system of a state or state-recognized higher education institution in Germany. With system accreditation, a higher education institution receives the right to award the seal of the Accreditation Council for its self-assessed study programs.
The application requirements for the study program in “Smart Sуstеms” are:
A Bachelor's degree in one of the following areas Electrical Engineering, Electronics, Technical Computer Science, Microsystems Technology, or Mechanical Engineеring.
The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.
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