University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Sustainable Energy and Entrepreneurship

This course provides students with advanced skills in renewable energy, energy efficiency and business; students gain technical skills in this field as well as becoming fluent in the financial, marketing and managerial aspects of modern business; the course aims to develop confidence and understanding in the specialist field of entrepreneurship applied to technology that can arise from the research base of sustainable energy subjects; by the end of the course students have gained useful and technical knowledge in the areas of sustainable energy and business as well as the application of technologies to proposed business models, and they are adept at communicating and presenting themselves and their projects to an audience.

Entry requirements

2.1 (Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or international equivalent); IELTS:6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element); TOEFL IBT:87 with a minimum of 20 in speaking and no less than 19 in any other element.

Course modules

Core modules: Creative problem solving; finance and accounting; innovation management; project management; marketing for entrepreneurs; science technology arts and business; management of energy supply and use; renewable energy technology; research methodologies; 3 optional modules from a list which may include: acoustics and lighting; air conditioning technologies; advanced topics of heat transfer; combined heat and power systems; combustion and pollution control; cooling technologies and applications; energy conversion and utilisation; environmental sustainability; hydrogen economy and technology; materials and building physics.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,010 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 16,640 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

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

Key information

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