University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Energy and Sustainability with Electrical Power Engineering

This programme is ideal if you are considering a career in the electrical power industry. It considers aspects of sustainable energy generation and issues concerned with bulk electrical energy transport to the ultimate user. To design and develop our future energy networks, we must have knowledge and understanding of the current infrastructure. The programme provides a solid grounding in generation, transmission and distribution engineering, and considers the wider issues of energy, renewable generation and sustainability.

Entry requirements

MSc: A UK Bachelor's degree with upper second-class honours or higher. (See website for specific details and international equivalent qualifications.) English language: band 2c, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components.

Course modules

Compulsory modules include: Fundamental Principles of Energy; Power and Distribution; Power Generation: Technology and Impact on Society; Power Systems Analysis; MSc Research Project and Dissertation; Project Preparation Optional modules include: Advanced Electrical Materials; Bioenergy; Green Electronics; High Voltage Insulation Systems; Mechanical Power Transmission and Vibration; Nuclear Energy Technology; Power Electronics for DC Transmission; Renewable Energy from Environmental Flows.

Assessment methods

Coursework, examinations, written project (design, development or research) and dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 23,736 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site - Highfield Campus SO17 1BJ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Taught Admissions - Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
Telephone number: 
02380592630