University of Reading

University of Reading

Renewable Energy (Technology and Sustainability)

The focus of this course is on renewable energy and sustainable technologies, as well as carbon management and energy use in the built environment.

Entry requirements

A good undergraduate Honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). Suitable for graduates with degrees such as environmental science; mathematics; engineering; physics; construction; geography; agriculture; chemistry; geology; economics; planning and management; business studies; computer science. However, the subject area is interdisciplinary, and motivated applicants with other degree backgrounds are encouraged to apply, as are candidates with professional experience and related qualifications.

Course modules

Modules include: energy in buildings; renewable energy in power systems; energy, carbon and the environment; carbon management and analysis; sustainable heat and power.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 17,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Mixed mode £ 3,500 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
MSc Mixed mode £ 8,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
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