University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Advanced Electrical Power Engineering

The course is designed to provide the advanced training required for a career in the dynamic power and energy sectors.

Entry requirements

Candidates must possess a 1st or good 2nd Class UK Honours degree, or equivalent overseas qualification, in electronic or electrical engineering, from a recognised academic institution

Course modules

Modules include: advanced power system analysis and protection; high voltage technology and electromagnetic compatibility; power electronics for energy and drive control; power system economics, markets and asset management; wind energy and distributed energy resources; regulation and competition in network industries; assignment and professional studies; DSP principles; information transmission and security; communications networks; control principles; control techniques; software engineering.

Assessment methods

Assessment techniques include written assignments, practical laboratories, exams and a final research dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde Glasgow G1 1XQ Scotland

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