Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Technologies

Renewable energy production is increasing rapidly and there is a global shortage of trained engineers. With this master's course you'll have a highly relevant qualification that's accredited by the Engineering Council via the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). The course covers topics such as photovoltaic, wind, thermo-mechanical energy conversion systems, hybrid renewable energy systems, energy efficiency, building energy modelling and engineering optimisation. The University has a well-established reputation for renewable and sustainable energy technologies. You'll benefit from excellent technical facilities including specialist workshops. We also have a laboratory that's dedicated to power networks, wind energy, photovoltaics and battery testing for electric vehicles.

Course modules

For a full list of the modules on your course, please access the course pages at www.northumbria.ac.uk

Assessment methods

Your tutors will use a variety of teaching methods, which may include lectures, seminars, problem-based workshops, case discussions, practical activities, group work and tutorials. Teaching is backed up by a well-designed support system that will underpin your learning journey. You will have access to a Guidance Tutor with whom you can discuss any academic issues. Extensive feedback from both tutors and peers is built into the course.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 - 1 Years
MSc Full-time with advanced practice September 2018 - 2 Years
MSc Full-time with advanced practice January 2019 - 2 Years
MSc Full-time January 2019 - 16 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus NE1 8ST North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Office
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01912274453