Master of Science in technology: Efficient energy usage, energy economics (Entedi)

This MSc programme gives an insight about the energy production and consumption in Finland and elsewhere and how it relates to efficient energy usage, energy economics and environment.

Energy affects everything and is a corner stone for any civilised society. The programme gives you insight how energy is produced and consumed in Finland and elsewhere. The topics include e.g. energy economics, energy efficiency and waste heat utilisation. It gives you competences to work as a member in a project team.

After completion of the studies, a student:

  • Is able to understand the meaning of different technologies, applications, processes and actions with respect to the energy production, power system, energy markets and energy usage.
  • Is able to understand the life cycle and sustainability within energy conversion context.
  • Can apply mathematical models on problems related to energy technology
  • Can act as a member of a project group and can manage projects
  • Can communicate and act as a member of academic and research community

Courses included in the programme:

Some of the courses are in Finnish, but the names are translated for this.

  • Introduction to EnTeDI-studies, 2 ECTS
  • Introduction to energy technology for EnTeDI-students, 4 ECTS
  • Efficient power plants and Waste Heat Recovery, 5 ECTS
  • Introduction to circular economy, 3-5 ECTS
  • Training, 2-10 ECTS
  • Research Methods, 4 ECTS
  • Science, Technology and Society, 4 ECTS
  • Energy Technology project work, 2-10 ECTS
  • EnTeDI Laboratory course, 4 ECTS
  • Sustainable cities and communities, 3 ECTS
  • Energy efficient pump, compressor and blower systems, 4 ECTS
  • Energy Economics, 5 ECTS
  • Bioenergy, 3 ECTS
  • Electricity markets, 5 ECTS
  • Energy Efficiency, 6 ECTS

Professor in charge: Ahti Jaatinen-Värri, LUT University ( +358 40 354 0527

Contact person in practical matters: Katriina Mielonen, LUT University (

Other teachers: Antti Uusitalo, Pekka Punnonen, Kari Myöhänen, Tapio Ranta and Tero Tynjälä all from LUT University.

If you have any questions, please contact LUT University: or tel. 0400 295 130. More info

Type of study unit



120 ECTS

Teaching semester

Start 09/2020. Duration 2 yrs.

Host university

LUT University

Open for degree student


Level of studies


General prerequisites

Bachelor's degree

Teaching methods

Mostly online studies, some intensive studies e.g. laboratory work in Turku or in Lappeenranta

Place of contact learning

Turku & Lappeenranta


Finnish & English

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