University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Renewable Energy and Architecture

This international course is carefully structured to accommodate the interests and skills of those who are related to building design and technology and building energy and environmental performance; it is open to applicants from various backgrounds, including architecture, engineering (mechanical, civil/structural, electrical and building engineering), town planning, physics and environmental science; the course addresses issues such as sustainable building design and construction, energy use and global warming, new and renewable energy technologies, novel materials and their influence on buildings and occupant comfort; it is designed to stimulate and encourage novel and imaginative solutions to the challenging task of designing sustainable, energy efficient and environmentally responsible buildings and cities worldwide.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant subject such as architecture; where English is not 1st language 2.1(upper 2nd class hons degree or international equivalent) IELTS: 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element); TOEFL IBT: 87 with no less than 21 in listening, 22 in reading, 23 in speaking and 21 in writing.

Sponsorship information

Limited number of fees-only industrially funded studentships.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,010 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,730 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PgDip Full-time £ 4,010 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PgDip Full-time £ 9,155 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiries Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559