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Sustainable Energy Systems MSc

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

18-SEP-23

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Energy Economics / Management / Conservation Sustainability Energy Engineering

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Become part of the solution to the world’s energy crisis. This MSc programme will teach you the fundamentals of energy sustainability and the scientific, engineering and technical aspects of creating affordable, sustainable energy systems. We’ll give you the skills to become a specialist in this vital, rapidly expanding industry.

  • An interdisciplinary course that gives you an excellent overview of the subject, with scope to specialise
  • Be taught by world-leading academics and have regular contact with them throughout the programme
  • Accredited by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers
  • Work with our state-of-the-art facilities

Facilities

School facilities include:

  • BioFluids Laboratory
  • Combustion Laboratory
  • Computational Modelling Facilities
  • Confocal Laser Scanning and Super Resolution Microscopy Lab
  • Mechanical Testing Facilities
  • Polymer Chemistry Laboratory
  • Spectroscopy Facility
  • Thermal Analysis Facility
  • Two-Phase Flow and Heat Transfer Labs
  • Workshops for Engineering Manufacture

Career paths

You’ll leave this MSc as a very well-qualified graduate, with opportunities for employment in many leading industries as well as in research.

Our Industrial Liaison Forum gives you a chance to network with our industrial partners and build your professional contacts.

Graduates from SEMS postgraduate programmes have gone onto a diverse range of job roles including:

  • Engineering Professionals – Civil, Design, Electrical, Mechanical
  • Biochemist
  • Medical Scientist
  • Actuary
  • Management Consultant

Modules

The module is an intensive research module that spans all three MSc semesters. It draws together the knowledge and skills from the taught component to address a research challenge of significant scope to be undertaken independently, under supervision. It focuses on the technical, project management and communication skills needed to successfully execute academic- and/or industry-oriented research. The project entails to apply research methods to solve original problems of fundamental or applied nature.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

11,850

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

25,150

Entry requirements

Students need to have a good 2:2 or above at undergraduate level in Engineering, Physics or a related discipline.