University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and their Applications

The programme combines taught modules with the opportunity to research pioneering hydrogen and fuel cell technologies. Working alongside expert researchers from the Midlands Energy Consortium, comprising the Universities of Nottingham, Birmingham and Loughborough as well leading industry partners, students have the opportunity to become specialists in the new sustainable technologies of the future. The course comprises taught modules in science and engineering as well as business and management, which equip students with: a range of business, project management and entrepreneurial skills; a substantial knowledge of the hydrogen economy within the UK, including: clean methods for hydrogen production, materials for hydrogen storage and fuel cells, fuel cell systems, their use to supply power and move vehicles, and energy policy, economic and regulation issues.

Entry requirements

2.1 degree (or international equivalent) and/or a Master's at merit level or above in a relevant subject. English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years

Campus details

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

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Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Team
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0115 951 5559