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Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Bachelor in

Electronics and Cyber-Physical Systems Engineering

This trilingual Bachelor of Science is a joint programme offered by the Faculty of Science and Technology and the Faculty of Computer Science. It interdisciplinary combines knowledge in electronic engineering with expertise in cyber-physical systems.

The aim of this programme is to train developers and integrators of both hardware and software, who based on a strong formal background in mathematics, physics, and statistics, and computer science, combine the areas of electronic, automation and computer engineering to design, build and validate electronic, embedded and automation components and systems for a variety of application fields, with particular emphasis on ICT and Industry 4.0.

At a glance

Bachelor class: L-8
ECTS credits: 180
Duration of the course: 3 years
Courses will be taught in English, Italian and German
Places available: 25 EU + 5 Non-EU
Campus: Bozen-Bolzano
Tuition fees: ca. € 1350 per year

Structure

The first half of the programme comprises formal basics in mathematics, physics, statistics, and computer science with the main courses being mathematical analysis, physics, programming, and statistics, as well as introductory lectures in electronic, automation, and computer engineering. More practice-oriented courses, which are necessary to understand how to build and validate electronic and cyber-physical systems, are taught in the second half of the programme, such as electronic systems, robot control, computer architecture, as well as artificial intelligence and machine learning.

People

Degree Course director: Prof. Luisa Petti (photo)
Representative of the Faculty of Computer Science: Prof. Oswald Lanz
Student Representative in the Course Council: --

Exchange Programmes and Internships

The faculty offers exchange programmes with universities all over the world and unibz is part of a large network of collaborations with employers in Italy and abroad where you can undertake your mandatory internship (150 hours).

Career Opportunities

Graduates can find employment in companies producing hardware and/or software, in the public or private sector, where electronic, embedded and automation components and systems are used in domain-specific applications. The spectrum of employment opportunities is extremely broad and ranges from the design and control of electronic components, circuits, systems, and machines to the analysis of complex technical systems and their modelling and simulation, as well as to the development of methods and software for measurement, control, and regulation tasks.

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Application and Admission

You can find all you need to know in order to apply and gain admission to this study programme by browsing through the information below.

Subject to accreditation of the Ministry.

Early Bird Application

Application: 01/03 - 27/04/2023 (by noon local time)
Language exams: 17/03/2023 (registration: 1-10/03/2023 )and 13 - 14 and 17 - 18 - 19/04/2023 (registration: 23/03-03/04/2023)
Admission Exam: coming soon
Admission procedure and publication of ranking lists: by 16/05/2023
Payment of the 1st instalment of the tuition fees: by 25/05/2023 (by noon local time)
Enrolment: 12/07 - 25/07/2023 (by noon local time) 

Late Application (only for EU citizens)

Application: 17/05 - 06/07/2023 (by noon local time)
Language exams: 26/06 - 01/07/2023 (registration: 17/05 - 18/06/2023)
Admission Exam: coming soon
Admission procedure and publication of ranking lists: by 27/07/2023
Payment of the 1st instalment of the tuition fees: by 03/08/2023 (by noon local time)
Enrolment: 27/07 - 03/08/2023 (by noon local time) 

Super Late Application (only for EU citizens)

Only open if places are still available!
Application: 20/09 - 29/09/2023 (by noon local time)
Admission Exam: coming soon
Admission procedure and publication of ranking lists: by 13/10/2023
Payment of the 1st instalment of the tuition fees: by 20/10/2023 (by noon local time)
Enrolment: by 20/10/2023 (by noon local time) 

Preparatory courses and Freshers Days

Intensive language courses: 04 - 22/09/2023 (Monday to Friday, 6 h/day)
Mathematics pre-course: 25/09 - 06/10/2023
Freshers Days: 01 - 03/10/2023

1st semester

Classes: 02/10 - 23/12/2023
Exams (extraordinary session): 14 - 22/12/2023
Holidays: 24/12/2023 - 07/01/2024
Classes: 07/01 - 27/01/2024
Exams: 29/01 - 24/02/2024

2nd semester

Classes: 02/03 - 28/03/2024
Holidays: 29/03 - 01/04/2024
Classes: 02/04 - 15/06/2024
Exams (extraordinary session): 15 - 25/05/2024
Exams: 17/06 - 13/07/2024

Autumn session

Exams: 26/08 - 28/09/2024

The Advisory Service provides support regarding your choice of study. In many cases a simple call or a short request is enough to get the relevant information (Tel. +39 0471 012100).

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Credits

Photography: Ivo Corrà