Second Level Master in Power Electronics Devices and Technologies

Discover the University of Catania master's in Power Electronics Devices and fill in the application form by September 26th 2023.

Join a team of excellent students and professionals in the field of Power Electronics.

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This is a one-year, full-time, on-campus Master of Engineering professional degree program.

The objective is to develop talents able to operate in high-tech industrial manufacturing processes.

Competences will include materials and technologies, processing systems, design, production, and testing of power electronics devices at the heart of energy applications like automotive, renewable energy, and energy storage.





  • Focus
    The Second Level Master in Power Electronics Devices and Technologies is a focused program with emphasis on Power Electronics, analysis, design, and application of WBG Devices in Electronic Systems and Converters in modern applications like electric traction and renewable energy.
  • International environment
    You will be part of an international class sharing your learning experience with students and professionals from different cultural and educational backgrounds.
  • Faculty
    You’ll find an experienced and qualified faculty and a selected mix of academics and practitioners. STMicroelectronics experts will lead several teaching modules and ensure mentoring for the internships, including visits to relevant STMicroelectronics departments and research laboratories.
  • Location
    Lessons will be held at the University of Catania and at STMicroelectronics in Catania. Experts from several industries of major international importance will be invited for seminar activities.
  • Career opportunities
    The Master will offer the opportunity of an internship at STMicroelectronics, one of the world’s largest semiconductor companies and leader in the field of Power Electronics, and exposure to some of the most prolific firms in Italy and abroad.



  • The program is open to all applicants including early career professionals with a master’s degree  (“Laurea Magistrale”, Master of science, 4-year or 5-year degree) in engineering disciplines, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, received from an Italian or a non-Italian university. Final-year students who have not completed their degree can still apply, on the condition that they receive their degree within 90 days of the beginning of the program.
  • We are seeking highly motivated applicants with excellent English.



Candidates will be required to complete the online application and upload required documents through the Application Portal. Click here to apply the application form.



During the selection process, STMicroelectronics may offer scholarships or grants covering some or all of the tuition fees to certain students, ranked on evaluation criteria.


Power electronics, a sustainable technology

Sustainable technology is about being responsible and managing our impact throughout the product lifecycle. It is also about identifying and promoting innovative products that provide society with environmental and social benefits.
The transition to renewable energy sources must be implemented, together with the adoption of energy saving techniques. Power Electronics is considered the enabling technology for this transformation.


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About Università di Catania

Founded in 1434, with an average enrolment of 38,000 students, the Università di Catania is one of the oldest universities in Italy. Thanks to synergies and specific collaborations with several research institutes operating in its territory, the University offers a wide choice of excellence programs focused on research and didactic activities.

About STMicroelectronics

At ST, we are more than 50,000 creators and makers of semiconductor technologies mastering the semiconductor supply chain with state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities. An integrated device manufacturer, we work with more than 200,000 customers and thousands of partners to design and build products, solutions, and ecosystems that address their challenges and opportunities, and the need to support a more sustainable world. ST is committed to becoming carbon neutral by 2027.