Brunel University London

Brunel University London

Sustainable Electrical Power

This programme meets the industrial demand for the training and education of both existing and future engineers in the advanced concepts of sustainable electrical power and energy generation. It aims to produce graduates of the highest calibre with the right skills and knowledge who will be capable of leading in teams involved in the operation, control, design, regulation and management of the power systems and networks of the future. It will meet the demand for the research and development of sustainable electrical power and the demand for training and education of existing and future power engineers in the advanced concepts and understanding of sustainable electrical power and energy. This programme also aims to provide graduates with the ability to critically evaluate methodologies, analytical procedures and research methods in: Power system engineering - using computational tools and methods; design of sustainable electrical power systems and networks; regulatory frameworks for, and operation of, power systems and electricity markets.

Entry requirements

A UK first or second class Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in Power Systems; Electrical or Electronic Engineering or a closely related discipline. Applicants with Physics or Mathematics subjects with a minimum 3 years relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis. English language requirements: IELTS: 6 (min 5.5 in all areas); TOEFL Paper test: 550 (TWE 4) PBT; TOEFL Internet test: 79 IBT (reading 18, listening 17, speaking 20, writing 17); Pearson: 51 (51 in all sub-scores); BrunELT: 60% (min 55% in all areas). Brunel also offers our own BrunELT English Test and accept a range of other language courses. We also have a range of pre-sessional English language courses, for students who do not meet these requirements, or who wish to improve their English.

Course modules

Core modules: energy economics and power markets; power system operation and management; power system analysis and security; sustainable power generation; power system stability and control; project management; sustainable electrical power workshop; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brunel University London Uxbridge UB8 3PH South East

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