University of Bath
Electrical Power Systems
This course gives our students the skills and specialist experience required to significantly enhance their career in the electrical power industry. The programme builds on a long-term involvement with the power industry, the education of power engineers and extensive research work and expertise within the Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering.
1st degree (at UK 1st or 2nd Class or equivalent) in electronic engineering, telecommunications, physics or mathematics; the minimum non graduate qualifications acceptable for admission: membership by examination of a recognised professional institution of at least associate or graduate status; or a recognised college diploma or service college qualification; (a) or (b) above to be coupled with either: at least 2 years relevant experience in industry, in teaching or in a government establishment; or the successful completion of a preliminary course acceptable to the board of studies. Where English is not a first language: IELTS 6.5 (at least 6.0 in each of the four components); or a minimum of 62 in PTE Academic (with no less than 59 in each component).
Compulsory Units: Energy management systems; power system protection; control of power systems; electrical energy systems and analysis; engineering project management; group activity; project unit 1 project scoping and literature review; project unit 2 project implementation and completion; plus optional units: Fundamentals of electromagnetic compatibility; power electronics and machines; power system plant; power markets and economics.
Assessment includes: Coursework involving laboratory or small project sessions; report writing; laboratory results processing and revision for examinations; project-based learning environment; group projects; individual project preliminary work; individual project leading to MSc dissertation; end-of-course written examinations.
Various scholarship opportunities available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 19,600 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Bath||Bath||BA2 7AY||South West|
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