University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Energy Conversion and Management

This course is designed to provide students with a high level of engineering and technical expertise in energy conversion processes, combined with practical abilities in management-related issues. This course is tailored towards graduates in engineering, science and related disciplines. The strong emphasis on science, technology and engineering is specifically targeted towards subject areas within the context of renewable and sustainable energy technologies and the built environment and uniquely combines this with effective management skills, economic appraisal and an understanding of the current policies and regulations that can be applied within modern industry in the UK, EU and internationally.

Entry requirements

2.1 (or international equivalent) in any relevant subject. English language requirements: 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element).

Course modules

Topics covered: renewable energy systems; energy and fuel cells with their associated applications; advanced topics of heat transfer, including numerical analysis; fuel combustion and pollution control, including Biomass systems; the latest developments in management, policies and regulations at UK, EU and international level; air conditioning technologies; energy efficient heating and power systems, such as CHP and Tri-generation technologies; economic performance and appraisal of energy systems and technologies; the applications and physical / engineering properties of sustainable building materials; advanced studies in cooling techniques and applications; the principles and application of fluid dynamics using commercial CFD packages (e.g. FLUENT) a detailed study of research methodologies.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,555 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

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

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