The world is facing an ‘energy trilemma’. How do we achieve energy security, energy equity and environmental sustainability?
Often invisible and intangible, energy drives the availability...Read more
This course aims to equip students with a broad, yet detailed overview over Energy resources, conversion, and use, as well as the socio-economic and environmental impacts of energy-related activities. ...Read more
Gain the theoretical and practical skills to explore the growing field of renewable energy technologies
Renewable energy technologies have become an important part of energy production. ...Read more
Your career in a lower carbon future starts here.
The MSc in GeoEnergy enables you to pursue a geosciences-related career in the future energy sector, as it transitions from fossil...Read more
This is an advanced, specialist course in the rapidly expanding area of renewable energy engineering with a clear Mechanical Engineering focus. The course is aimed at students wishing to develop...Read more
This internationally renowned degree, based within a world-leading renewable energy research group, equips graduates and professionals with a broad and robust training. ...Read more
The MSc in Renewable Energy Development (RED) is delivered by the International Centre for Island Technology (ICIT) at our Orkney Campus. It has been designed around three key drivers of renewable...Read more
This MSc is designed as a multidisciplinary transition programme relevant to students from a wide variety of backgrounds. The taught part of the programme addresses the technical, environmental and economic...Read more
The MSc Energy and Economics is an innovative, new degree programme grounded in the cutting-edge, globally recognised, economic research carried out by Heriot-Watt University on behalf of the energy sector. ...Read more