Master in Energy Science and Technology | EPFL

Energy conversion and energy systems have shaped and will continue to shape the evolution of mankind. In a number of ways, they are absolutely vital for the human existence. The EPFL Master’s program in Energy Science and Technology provides a world-class educational environment to train students in charge of developing future technologies in the field of energy engineering.


With an expected growth of 150% of the energy engineering job market by 2030 and strong demand for individuals with diverse skill-sets, the program tackles these challenges by training excellent students to become top professionals in this field with the objective of driving industry, science, and market innovations.


The Master’s degree has three orientations:


  • energy conversion devices


  • energy systems


  • energy management and sustainability


The Master’s program is designed to welcome students from various Bachelor’s degrees and has a dedicated teaching program aimed to bridge the gap between different students’ backgrounds.

Master in Energy Science and Technology | EPFL


  • Abschluss

    Master of Science EPFL in Energy Science and Technology

  • Zielgruppe

    Bachelor’s degree in applied sciences or engineering with an excellent academic record. The strong interdisciplinary character of the Master’s degree in Energy Science and Technology is reflected in the fact that the program is open to a wide range of Bachelor’s degree holders in applied sciences and engineering, including but not limited to electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, and environmental sciences and engineering.

  • Dauer

    2-year program

  • Unterrichtstage

    Full time

  • Anmeldeschluss

    The application process is done entirely online, in French or English, from mid-November to December 15th (Non CH) or from December 16th to April 15th. (CH)

  • ECTS-Punkte


  • Preis

    780,00 CHF

    CHF 730 in tuition fee / CHF 25 in AGEPoly membership / CHF 16 in contribution to the sports facilities / CHF 9 in contribution to the social fund

  • Unterrichtssprache


  • Adresse

    EPFL - School of Engineering

  • Kontakt

    Philippe Gay-Balmaz
    Telefon -> +41 21 693 39 84