Cardiff University

Cardiff University

Sustainable Energy and Environment

This multidisciplinary programme considers both alternative energy sources and the effective management of traditional fuels and energy systems, integrating this study with environmental/waste issues. The structure of the course is based on 3 main themes: Energy supply, energy demand, and management.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent) from a British or recognised overseas university in engineering, environmental engineering, earth sciences or pure sciences, or in a relevant numerate scientific discipline. Applicants with relevant professional experience are considered. Where English is not 1st language IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 600 or 250 (computer-based) is required.

Course modules

Topics covered include: Sustainable energy and environmental case study; energy management; risk and hazard management; energy studies; hydro environmental modelling; alternative energy systems; waste management and recycling; fuels and energy systems; thermodynamics and heat transfer.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,560 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 6,350 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cathays Park Campus Cardiff CF10 3AT Wales

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Office, School of Engineering
Telephone number: 
029 2087 0050