University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Sustainable Energy Technologies

The one-year Sustainable Energy Technologies masters course offers engineering, science and mathematics graduates an academically challenging introduction to current and modern energy technologies for sustainable power generation.

Entry requirements

2:1 or higher BEng or BSc degree in chemical/mechanical/electrical/civil engineering, mathematics or physics. Relevant employment experience would be considered if a candidate does not meet the requirements.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Introduction to Energy Technologies;
Environment and Sustainability; Fuel Cells and Photovoltaic
Systems 1 and 2; Nuclear Energy Technology; Renewable
Energy From Environmental Flows; Sustainable Energy Systems, Resources and Usage; Thermo-fluid
Engineering for Low-carbon Energy
Optional modules: further module options are available

Sponsorship information

2 Scholarships worth 1000 pounds each for the best academically qualified UK/EU students; hope to be able to offer further scholarships, however this is subject to CTA funding and/or external funding being obtained; international taught postgraduate students who obtain a 1st class honours degree or equivalent will receive a scholarship of £1500 and those who obtain an upper 2nd class honours degree or equivalent will receive a scholarship of £1000.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Telephone number: 
023 8059 5500