Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Renewable Energy

This course offers you the opportunity to develop the specialised skills in the renewable energy and also gain an appreciation of the current energy production issues. You will graduate with the ability to evaluate, appraise and apply renewable energy solution, particularly in both public and private sectors. You'll learn to effectively manage projects and develop your research skills. You'll also be involved in practical task in applying the principles to the investigation and development of renewable energy sources.

Entry requirements

Honours degree, in engineering energy & environmental science disciplines though other disciplines are welcome. Alternatively, a degree equivalent qualification; or a degree without Honours or appropriate professional qualification plus appropriate work experience gained in the relevant field.

Course modules

Trimester 1: Sustainable energy technologies, solar energy: technology, modelling and analysis, renewable energy finance and environmental law. Trimester 2: Research skills and project management, distributed generation systems; 1 optional module: control engineering; energy materials; mechatronic systems; sustainable urban property development. 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 £ 10,760 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

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

Key information

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0333 900 6040