London South Bank University

London South Bank University

Sustainable Energy Systems

This course is for engineers who wish to develop their skills and knowledge in energy systems that meet future energy needs; Such energy systems will need to be designed and implemented in accordance with principles of sustainability; the course content is designed to be relevant to international, national and local government energy policies and strategies, and will be of value to anyone working in an energy-related engineering discipline; the primary focus of the course is for graduates in building services, mechanical, electrical and chemical engineering.

Entry requirements

The course is designed for students with undergraduate degrees in mechanical, electrical or chemical engineering, or other relevant engineering disciplines, and seek to develop specialised skills in building services engineering to enter this industry.

A BEng (Hons) degree in an appropriate discipline. Normally upper second class would be considered a minimum, but lower class may be acceptable depending on experience.
Cognate degrees in appropriate disciplines (e.g. physics, chemistry or mathematics) will be accepted provided the candidate demonstrates some knowledge of building services engineering.
Other qualifications may be accepted depending on age and experience. This category would normally be reserved for mature candidates who have had several years experience in the building services industry.

Course modules

Modules include: research methods; renewable energy technologies 1; renewable energy technologies 2; energy resource and use analysis; electrical power; sustainable refrigeration; environmental management; energy engineering project.

Sponsorship information

http://www.lsbu.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/fees-and-funding/scholarships Students who have accepted an offer for a full-time place on this course are encouraged to apply for LSBU's Kevin Herriott scholarship. Find out more about the Kevin Herriott scholarship. Students on this course are also eligible to apply for a bursary from the Panasonic Trust fellowship scheme, worth £8,000.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
MSc Full-time February 2017 - 12 months
MSc Part-time February 2017 - 24 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Southwark Campus Kensington and Chelsea SE1 0AA South East

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