M.Sc. Bionik/ Biomimetics in Energy Systems

Carinthia University of Applied Sciences

Application deadline: EU 31 July ;Non EU April 15
Tuition fee:
  • € 726 / Year (EEA)
  • € 726 / Year (Non-EEA)
Start date: October  2015
Credits (ECTS): 120 ECTS
Duration full-time: 24 months
  • English
Delivery mode: On Campus
Educational variant: Full-time

Show more

Your Details
Thank You

Become a StudyPortals member and get access to exclusive information, like scholarships, related to your favourite programme!

Please enter your full name.

Something went wrong. Please try again here.

Confirmation e-mail address does not match.

Confirmation e-mail address does not match.

An account with this e-mail already exists. Please log in here.

Are you already a StudyPortals Member?
Find all members only information here


Thank you! Please check your e-mail to activate your account. Once your membership account is activated, you can find all information here.

You can also find alternative Masters here



At the beginning of the 21 century our industrial society is confronted with major challenges in regard to energy and environment. Using new insights from the developing cross-sectional discipline Biomimetics, we can utilize strategies and procedures which have been successfully developed by nature over four billion years of evolution.

The international Master program "Bionik / Biomimetics in Energy Systems" focuses international for the first time on the area of Biomimetics and Energy. As a branch of Biomimetics, it researches energy transformations in living organisms in order to develop similar technical systems and devices for energy production. The following questions are therefore of current relevance:

* How do natural power systems work?
* What energy strategies does nature follow and how does it regulate its energy resources?
* What future technologies and systems can be derived for the benefit of humanity?
* Which new technical energy systems can you as a future energy expert develop from these findings?
* How could a solar - industrialised world look like?

Based on natures model what kind of energy future is possible and can a solar bionics strategy for the "energy fate" of future generations be defined?"

If you are interested in these topics and questions, then Bionik / Biomimetics in Energy Systems at the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences is the right Master program for you!

The wide range of subjects offered provides you as a student a learning environment which is academic and scientific but also closely related to practice. In this respect considerable value is placed on a continual interaction between theoretical basis mediation and active research and development. The integrative approach to teaching ensures that you gain a broad general competence as a future expert in biomimetics. You will also acquire open-mindedness, social competence, planning flexibility and action flexibility, as well as the necessary economic competence which will qualify you in the best way possible for the solution of future challenges and issues in interdisciplinary active teams.


The standard period of study in the Master's course "Bionics / Biomimetics in Energy Systems" extends over a period of four semesters and starts at the beginning of each winter semester.
As a full-time course, class attendance is a requirement.
The curriculum is modular. Each module extends over one or two semesters and includes professionally related courses, which build on each other for three semesters in the academic plan (to be distributed). The contents of the modules provide both theoretical and practical parts. Projects are largely organized on an inter-modular basis. The fourth semester is set aside for the preparation of the Master's thesis.

Academic Degree "MSc." After passing the final examination of the Master Course "Bionics / Biomimetics in Energy Systems" graduates are awarded the academic degree "Master of Science in Biomimetics".


Read more:
or contact:
Peter Piccottini p.piccottini@fh-kaernten.at +43 (0)5/ 90500-1147


    There are more scholarships available for this study programme

    to find more related scholarships for this programme.
    Not a member yet? Create an account and join +150 000 StudyPortals members.

    Create a free account now!

    • Save and compare your favourite study programmes
    • Apply for the
      € 1000 scholarship
      awarded by StudyPortals each three months
    • Receive personal updates helping you to find the right study programme for you
    Sign up for free or log in

    We are helping thousands of students to find a university abroad!

    Fortunately enough I was able to find StudyPortals. Right from the start of the application to getting the confirmation of admission I was using StudyPortals.
    Shivprasad - India

    Sign up for your personal newsletter and we will help you too.

    We will send you all the information you need to find your dream study programme!

    Welcome to StudyPortals chat
    Thank you
    Thank you for your question. We will get back to you soon! The reply will be sent to your account which you can activate via the e-mail you just received. Find more study programmes