Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Renewable Energy Development (RED)

This is a multidisciplinary programme of relevance to students from a variety of backgrounds; students use the Master's to complement existing subject specialisms and work experience; taught programmes focus on technical, environmental and policy drivers that are shaping the renewable energy sector.

Entry requirements

For MSc level entry, students must hold a 2nd Class Honours degree, or above, in a relevant discipline (e.g. life sciences, engineering, environmental studies, business studies, surveying) from a UK or Overseas University.

Course modules

Energy in the twenty first century; economics of renewable energy; renewable technology 1, generation; environmental processes; environmental policy and risk; renewable technology 2, integration; development appraisal; development project; optional design project; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Sponsorship information

A limited number of scholarships are available most years.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (England) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (EU) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (England) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (International) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (EU) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (England) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Module (International) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Virtual Learning Environment
Orkney Campus Stromness KW16 3AW Scotland

Get in touch

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Key information

Contact: 
Institute of Petroleum Engineering
Telephone number: 
0131 4513567