Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Energy and Environmental Engineering

Energy and the environment are increasingly taking their place as a major issue in today�s world. With this qualification, you will build on your current credentials in the field, or take the first step into this vital industry. The course emphasises renewable energy technologies and theories, while also addressing the scientific background associated with sustainable construction and renewable and alternative energies.

Entry requirements

Bachelor (Honours) degree at 2.2 or above, or equivalent. We look for applicants to have a background in an environmental science or engineering field such as electrical, electronic, mechanical, environmental/renewable/sustainable energy or environmental science in order to be eligible for the programme. We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

Course modules

Trimester 1: Sustainability energy technologies, solar energy: technology, modelling and analysis, sustainable building design. Trimester 2: Research skills and project management; control engineering; distributed generation systems. Trimester 3: MSc project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 9,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Merchiston Campus Edinburgh EH10 5DT Scotland

Key information

Information Office
Telephone number: 
0333 900 6040