Industrial Placement

In order to be admitted to the Master’s degree programme in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology you have to have completed a 12-week, subject-related industrial work placement. If you have not managed to do a work placement by the beginning of the degree programme you may apply to complete it during the degree programme.



For a work placement to be validated you will need to submit the documents listed below to the etit Placements’ Office as soon as you have completed your work experience.



Explanation and Information

Placement report
The report you write on your work placement must explain exactly what you have done during the placement. The report should be approx. 10 to 15 pages (A4) long and, if relevant, include images, graphs, illustrations etc.

For additional information on writing a placement report visit Placement Regulations.

Application for validation of practical work experience

In order for your placement to be validated you will need a testimonial from the company which should cover at least the following points:

  • personal details
  • company, department and location
  • details and duration of work carried out
  • days of absence (holiday, illness etc.)
  • evaluation of work (in general)

Please note:

Your work placement must be validated before you start on your Master’s thesis. You will not be allowed to take a Master’s thesis if your work placement has not been validated.