University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Sustainable Energy Engineering

This course is designed to enable science and engineering graduates to assess different energy supply options. Students gain a comprehensive understanding of modern sustainable, renewable and conventional technologies for a wide range of applications. Due to a growing skills shortage in the energy sector, especially in emerging energy technologies, industry requires graduates with specialist knowledge and multidisciplinary ability. A broad understanding of energy technologies and more practical engineering skills are provided throughout this course.

Entry requirements

2.1 (minimum upper 2nd Class Honours degree or international equivalent) in a science or engineering degree which covers the basic principles of energy engineering. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Course modules

All years: core modules: advanced engineering research preparation; renewable energy technology 1; energy efficiency for sustainability 1; advanced engineering research project organisation and design; economic evaluation of sustainable energy; advanced resource technologies; individual research project. Optional modules: technologies for the hydrogen economy; power generation and carbon capture; advanced thermal power systems; wind engineering and energy; renewable energy technology 2; renewable generation technologies and control; process risk benefit and analysis; combined heat and power systems.

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 19,300 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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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiry Team
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0115 951 5559