University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Energy Technologies

The course is designed for graduates who want to help tackle the problems of major challenges in meeting the current and future demand for sustainable and secure energy supplies by developing practical engineering solutions, and who want to learn more about the fundamental science and the technologies involved in energy utilisation, electricity generation, energy efficiency, and alternative energy.

Entry requirements

At least an upper 2nd Honours degree from a UK university or equivalent; IELTS: overall band score of 7.0, with not less than 7.0 in speaking, listening and writing, and 6.5 in reading; TOEFL: paper-based test: 600 with 5.0 in the test of written English (TWE); TOEFL: internet-based test: 100 with a minimum score of 25 in each element.

Course modules

Core modules: communication and organisational skills; mathematical and computational skills; review of basic energy concepts; research topics; electives: turbulence; 2 phase flows; sustainable energy; nuclear power engineering; clean coal technologies; the course is mainly delivered by the department of engineering with input from the department of chemical engineering.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 7,695 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MPhil Full-time £ 23,976 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

Key information

Graduate Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01223 760606