University of Greenwich

University of Greenwich

Electrical Power Engineering

This programme provides an opportunity to specialise in the field of electrical power. It builds on a first degree in electrical/electronic engineering and explores how modern power systems from drives to power distribution are designed and implemented. This programme develops technical skills and knowledge at an advanced level, as well as developing the professional, analytical and management skills of students. This programme includes a major research project.

Entry requirements

A degree (2.2 or above) in electrical and/or electronic engineering or an equivalent qualification. Students without a first degree but with professional and vocational experience (e.g. Incorporated Engineer or Chartered Engineer status) may be considered if they demonstrate the potential to succeed on the programme. Students educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 or above with no skill less than 5.5.

Course modules

Modules include: Power electronics; research methodology; power distribution systems; power devices; mixed signal electronics; design of electronic system; strategy and management; multiple technology integration; individual project and dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through examinations, case studies, assignments, practical work and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,200 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 11,350 per Whole course (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 7,200 per Whole course (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Medway Campus Chatham ME4 4TB South East

Key information

Enquiry Unit
Telephone number: 
020 8331 9000