University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy Systems

This programme addresses the fundamentals of renewable energy and shows how solar, wind and other such energy sources can be efficiently integrated into practical power systems. You will study core power engineering topics such as power electronic converters, machines and control alongside modules specific to renewable energy sources, on topics like power system modelling, analysis and power converters.

Entry requirements

A Bachelor's degree with a 2.1 (Honours) in electronic or electrical engineering, mechatronics or physics. Applicants with a 2.2 will be considered if they can demonstrate specific competence in power electronics, electrical machines or drives. We also welcome and accept students with a wide range of international equivalent qualifications.

Course modules

Modules include: Electronics industry dissertation; mini projects and laboratory; grid-connected microgeneration systems; micro-grid laboratory; electric power generation by renewable sources; control systems design; pilot study; research project. Plus optional modules.

Sponsorship information

Scholarships worth up to £3,000 available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Telephone number: 
0113 343 2035