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University of Dundee

Energy Studies with Specialisation in Energy Policy (MSc)

This programme is designed for economists and non-economists who wish to gain and understanding of the economics of the international petroleum and energy industries.

Entry requirements

You should have a good 4-year degree, equivalent to a UK honours degree, preferably at upper 2nd class level or above. Candidates holding the equivalent of a good 2nd class lower degree may also apply. You must provide degree certificates and academic transcripts with your application. Preferred degree disciplines are Law, Economics, Geology, Petroleum or Mining Engineering, Finance. Work experience in the energy/natural resources industry is an advantage, though it is not a strict requirement for admission to the MSc. Please check our website for English language requirements.

Course modules

Modules include: natural resources sectors (a multidisciplinary introduction); dissertation or internship; energy economics (the tools); energy economics (the issues); quantitative methods for energy economists; economics of regulation and restructuring of energy industries; downstream energy law and policy; international relations and energy and natural resources; public policies for resource-based development; quantitative methods for energy economists.

Assessment methods

A combination of examinations and a research paper.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 16,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2018 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Dundee City Campus Dundee DD1 4HN Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01382 383838