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Urban Energy Technology and Policy MRes

Urban Energy Technology and Policy MRes

Key information
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Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Energy Engineering Technology Urban Studies Energy Economics / Management / Conservation

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Our programme focuses on UK policy environment whilst being well-situated within international energy challenges. Our aim is to provide a wide, cross-scale and integral understanding of energy in cities and sub-cities scales.

The course is for those intending to play a high profile role for the next generation of urban energy infrastructure in:

planning
designing
managing
policy making

The course will suit graduates from backgrounds in:

engineering
planning
architecture
science
relevant business management

You will carry out research-related project work in the multidisciplinary urban energy field. Your project will build on the latest professional practice and existing research.

The programme also offers high-quality training in:

research methods and practice
practical and subject-specific skills
transferable and personal skills.

Our course is suited to those considering:

further studies at PhD level
a career in research and development
a career in industry

The course provides a firm basis for the professional development of those intending to follow a career in industry. You can follow one of two routes before moving into industry:

qualify with an MRes
following the MRes pursue a PhD in an area defined by experience and contacts established during the course

You'll be prepared for careers in:

energy consultancy
engineering firms
architectural firms
energy companies
public sector (eg local authorities)

High-profile roles in urban energy infrastructure include:

planning
design
management
policy making.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

28-SEP-20

Modules

The module provides an introduction to Urban Energy as an emergent academic field of inquiry and professional practice. It is intended specifically for students who wish to gain an awareness and understanding of how energy is shaping our urban environments.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

£4327 per year. The fees stated are for 2019 entry only. We are aligning our 2020 entry tuition fees for students with those set by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI).

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

£17340 per year. The fees stated are for 2019 entry only. We are aligning our 2020 entry tuition fees for students with those set by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI).

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in an appropriate discipline. You also need to submit a research proposal.