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Electrical Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #120 (QS) Eindhoven, Netherlands
Electrical Engineering from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) plays a role in everything involving electricity and magnetism. For instance, in the development of electrical motors for cars or the design of the very latest wireless chips for cell phones. 
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Electrical Engineering from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) is crucial in almost every modern technology: from reading information on a DVD to signal processing in medical equipment. At TU/e, for instance, we focus on wireless energy transfer. What does that mean for the future? 

Suppose the battery of your cell phone or tablet is always fully charged, then you won’t need a separate charger.


There is a strong need for academic engineers in the field of electrical engineering. The TU/e is the perfect place for starting your career, since the Eindhoven region, also known as Brainport, is the technological heart of the Netherlands.

The region accounts for a third of all Dutch private R&D expenditure and is one of Europe’s top three regions in terms of patent density. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Signal processing
  • Electronics and photonics
  • Control systems
  • Electromagnetics
  • Electrical energy and machines
  • Telecommunications
  • Computers and embedded systems

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Application overview (the email you receive after you have submitted your application in Osiris) 
  • If you already have your High school diploma & final grades list please provide us with the last 3 years of grade lists. 
  • If your diploma and grade list are not available in English or Dutch, please include an authenticated translation with your application documents.
  • Proof of language proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11200 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2143 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2143 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Eindhoven

  • 850 - 1350 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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