Course detail

Diploma Thesis

FEKT-MPA-VDTAcad. year: 2024/2025

The student's individual diploma thesis solves a selected problem from the offer of assignments in the MPA-AAE study program. The topic of the thesis is assigned at the beginning of the summer semester of the academic year.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Entry knowledge

All compulsory courses of the first year of MPA-AAE have to be passed. 

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

Credit is awarded by the thesis supervisor for its elaboration in accordance with the assignment and within the given deadline. The thesis supervisor and one reviewer will work out an opinion. The diploma thesis will be evaluated by the committee for state final examinations during its defense.
The student's work on the project is checked during regular individual consultations with the supervisor.


The aim of the course is the elaboration of a student's diploma thesis on a selected topic from the MPA-AAE study program.

A graduate of the course is able to: (a) independently elaborate a technical project (diploma thesis); (b) write a technical report on the project; (c) defend the project before an expert committee. 

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Guideline no. 72/2017 - Format, Submission and Publication of Final Theses (EN)
Based on the topic (EN)

Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme MPA-AEE Master's, 2. year of study, summer semester, compulsory

Type of course unit


Supervision of Master’s thesis

52 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer