University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Environmental and Energy Engineering

Tailor the course to suit you by blending core and optional modules. This practical degree has been developed with the Institution of Chemical Engineers and the Energy Institute to equip you with the skills and expertise needed for work in sectors including industry, education, public administration and commerce.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree in science, technology and engineering. Students whose 1st language is not English require an overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Diploma

Five core and three optional modules. Core modules

Introduction to Fuel and Energy; Applied Energy Engineering; Environment: Gaseous Emissions; Environment: Particulate Emissions; Environment: Liquid Effluents; Research Project.

Examples of optional modules

Computational Fluid Dynamics; Fires and Explosion Dynamics; Energy from Biomass and Waste; Low Carbon Energy and Technology (Renewables); Environmental Impacts and Protection; Nuclear Reactor Engineering; Oil and Gas Origins and Usage.

MSc (Eng)

Five core modules, major research or design project, and three optional modules. Core modules

Introduction to Fuel and Energy; Applied Energy Engineering; Environment: Gaseous Emissions; Environment: Particulate Emissions; Environment: Liquid Effluents; Research Project.

Examples of optional modules

Computational Fluid Dynamics; Fires and Explosion Dynamics; Energy from Biomass and Waste; Low Carbon Energy and Technology (Renewables); Environmental Impacts and Protection; Nuclear Reactor Engineering; Oil and Gas Origins and Usage.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by formal examinations and a research or design project dissertation. Continuous assessment of some modules.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 20,250 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
Diploma Full-time September 2016 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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