Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Renewable Energy

Renewable energy technologies have become an important part of energy production. Strong initiatives and investments from the public and private sectors have made this a rapidly growing field and created further career opportunities in the sector. This course not only encompasses renewable energy technologies but also complements with the essential related elements of renewable energy finance and environmental law. These elements touch on financial analytical tools, project structuring, finance and management in renewable energy, while the law element will consider legal framework impacting upon renewable energy provision.

Entry requirements

The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelors (Honours) degree at a 2.2 or above. We look for applicants to have a background in a relevant engineering field such as electrical, electronics, mechanical, mechatronics automation, control or renewable/sustainable energy in order to be eligible for the programme. We may also be able to consider applicants with a built environment background depending on the discipline. We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

Course modules

Subjects include: Sustainable energy technologies; solar energy (technology); modelling and analysis; renewable energy finance and environmental law; research skills and project management; distributed generation systems. Module choice of: Control engineering; energy materials; mechatronic systems; sustainable urban property development.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,620 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Craiglockhart Campus Edinburgh EH14 1DJ Scotland

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