Degree: Electrical Engineering (SaBScDD)
Period: 2021-2022

Learning outcomes:

At the end of the programme, students will be able to:

  • apply the mathematical and scientific foundations of technology in problem solving.
  • apply key laws of physics to model different physical processes, understand physical phenomena and solve tasks related to these phenomena.
  • describe simple dynamical systems with time-continuous differential equations and simulate them as well as use digital solution environments in practical applications of methods.
  • understand the importance of the fundamental principles of electrical engineering and be able to use them when solving related tasks.
  • name and describe the most common electrical engineering and electronics applications and operating principles
  • explain the main operating principles of electricity networks
  • describe the principles of feedback in system control, apply basic methods of control technology to devices based on physical phenomena.
  • describe the main electricity generation systems, explain the operation of the most important components of electromagnetic and electromechanical energy conversion based on the fundamental principles of electrical engineering
  • describe the principles of operation and control of typical electric motors and frequency converters, understands the role of electricity in the energy systems of societies and present energy efficient electrotechnical solutions for society.
  • programme effectively in Python, C and Matlab environments and understand the importance of the Internet of Things to electrical engineering
  • safely and reliably use the most common measurement systems for electrical power technology, power electronics and electrical devices
  • make calculations and measurements related to electronic circuits and power electronics as well as plan, implement and document measurements and substantiate technical claims with the help of measurements.
  • study effectively and communicate orally and in writing, work as a team member in a project-like work environment, create schedules to achieve goals and follow them, participate in scientific discussion, give and process peer feedback.



  • This BSc is taught in English.
  • This is a Tekniikan kandidaatti (TkK), Bachelor of Science in Technology (B.Sc. Tech.) degree amounting to 180 ECTS.
  • A lower university degree gives eligibility to apply for Master's studies.
  • The BSc education is arranged so that full-time students can complete the degree in three academic years.

Degree Structure

The BSc in technology 180 ECTS consists of

  • common obligatory general studies of 79 ECTS, include introductory course as well as courses in mathematics, physics, engineering design, mechanics, control systems, programming and electricity.
  • language and communication studies of 10-19 ECTS in Chinese, Finnish and English.
  • intermediate specialisation studies of 59 ECTS of electrical engineering,

    include courses in power systems, electrical drives, electrical circuits, digital design, digital control, IoT, electronics, electrical safety. The specialisation studies include a Bachelor's thesis and seminar totalling 12 ECTS.

  • minor min. of 20 ECTS, in energy economics; sustainability science; practical engineering, innovation and entrepreneurship; and Chinese business, culture and technology.

  • elective studies.

General Studies79,00
Intermediate Specialisation Studies59,00
Minor Studies20,00
Language and Communication Studies10,0019,00
Elective studies0,00