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Engineering (Renewable and Sustainable Energy) MSc

Engineering (Renewable and Sustainable Energy) MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Renewable Energy Resources Sustainability

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course offers a graduate a chance to access this exciting, dynamic and highly innovative field. The programme provides an up-to-date overview of all the major renewable energy sources. This includes the engineering skills associated with selecting, designing and installing the apparatus to capture, as well as store, convert and transfer it into useful forms. The programme also looks at the engineering aspects of clean energy, energy economics and markets. The cost/ benefit/ tariff/risk analysis of renewables is compared with traditional fossil fuel and nuclear energy sources. Socio-economic, energy security and political issues are addressed as well as environmental factors of different energy sources. The future of renewable energy will rely on innovative forward thinking businesses, politicians, engineers and managers and as such this programme also encourages creativity and entrepreneurship to produce solutions to real world problems. The programme looks at the engineering aspects of clean energy, energy economics and markets. The cost/ benefit/ tariff/risk analysis of renewables is compared with traditional fossil fuel and nuclear energy sources. Socio-economic, energy security and political issues are addressed as well as environmental factors of different energy sources. The course equips you with a thorough knowledge and skills in engineering at the forefront of new and emerging technologies. Graduates will be well placed to become subject specialists within industry or to pursue research careers within academia.

Different course options

Full time | Wrexham Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

Engineering Systems Modelling and Simulation
Sustainable Design and Innovation
Control Systems Engineering
Engineering Research Methods
Renewable Engineering
Dissertation
Renewables: Environment, economic, social and political

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£5,750

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£12,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have an honours degree with at least a 2:2 classification or equivalent in an appropriate engineering discipline or relevant professional experience.

University information

Wrexham Glyndwr University offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses, along with part-time courses and professional qualifications. The university prides itself on its industry-led courses, offering links with employers. There are over 9,000 students at the university, with around 1,500 studying for a postgraduate qualification. The main campus in Wrexham is located on the edge of town and contains the majority...more