University of Liverpool
Energy and Power Systems
This course provides students with an in-depth knowledge of the electrical power generation, transmission, distribution, and networks. The operating principles, monitoring, optimisation and control of modern power systems are discussed in details. The environmental challenges, renewable energy generation, smart grid, high voltage power engineering, and research and management skills are also addressed in this one-year programme. In addition, site-visit and practical sessions are included. The programme has been carefully developed for graduates with electrical/electronic or related background to meet the increasing demand from the energy and power industry.
2.2 Class Honours degree in engineering or science or equivalent overseas qualifications; mature students may offer appropriate alternative qualifications plus experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 540 (paper based), TOEFL 76 (Internet based).
Core modules: Power generation, transmission and distribution; measurement, monitoring and sensors in power systems; research skills and project management; drives; energy conversion, renewable energy and smart grid; plasma engineering; software engineering and programming; electrical discharges and power network safety; optional modules: MSc project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||£ 15,700 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||£ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc (Eng)||Part-time||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campus||Liverpool||L3 5PS||North West|
0151 794 5927