Swansea University

Swansea University

Power Engineering and Sustainable Energy

This course places strong emphasis on state-of-the-art semiconductor devices and technologies, advanced power electronics and drives, and advanced power systems. The course also covers conventional and renewable energy generation technologies. Exciting new developments such as wide band gap electronics, energy harvesting, solar cells and biofuels are discussed and recent developments in power electronics are highlighted.

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.2 Honours degree or above in electrical and electronic engineering, physics or a closely related subject. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Course modules

Modules could include: advanced power electronics and drives; power semiconductor devices; advanced power systems; energy and power engineering laboratory; power generation systems; modern control systems; wide band-gap electronics; environmental analysis and legislation; communication skills for research engineers; MSc research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,650 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bay Campus, Swansea Swansea SA1 8EN Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Engineering
Telephone number: 
01792 295514