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Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy Systems MSc

Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy Systems MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Renewable Energy Resources Energy Engineering Electrical Engineering (General)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Be at the forefront of the power evolution with a focus on power electronics in electricity utility systems to become a true power electronic engineer.

The Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy Systems MSc will provide you with expertise and practical experience in the application of engineering as part of the latest technological developments and increasing use of power electronics.

The theme of power electronics runs through the course options in its application to modern technologies such as renewable energy systems and the development of embedded generation and micro grids.

You will have the opportunity to work with leading industry as part of the course, on field trips and as an industry placement option.

On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: MSc Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy Systems.

Careers

Career prospects for Electrical Engineers are excellent given a shortage worldwide. Prospects are particularly good in renewables due to the upward trend in investment in this sector.

Learning support

Your course tutors will provide lots of support. But you can also take advantage of our Academic Skills team, who can help you with:

  • Study skills (including reading, note-taking, presentation skills)
  • Written English (including punctuation, grammar)
  • Academic writing (including how to reference)
  • Research skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Revision, assessment and exam skills (including time management).

Different course options

Full time | Staffordshire University (Stoke-on-Trent Campus) | 25 months | 14-SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

25 months

Start date

14-SEP-20

Modules

HVDC & FACTS - Core
MSc Project - Core
Research Methods - Core
The Professional Engineer - Core
Modern Power Systems and Protection - Core
Advanced Digital Signal Processing - Core
Power Converters for Electric Utilities - Core
Low Carbon and Renewable Energy Systems - Core
Engineering Design & Manufacturing - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£9,085

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£14,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A minimum UK second class honours degree or equivalent in a related engineering or technology discipline. If you do not meet this requirement but have significant relevant experience and you can meet the demands of the course, your application will be considered.

University information

Based in the West Midlands, Staffordshire University offers many different postgraduate courses across a wide range of different subject areas and study options. The main city campus is based in Stoke-on-Trent with the University’s dedicated Centres of Excellence in Healthcare Education located in Stafford and Shrewsbury. Students can study Postgraduate Certificates, Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters, PGCE or PhDs at the University, and these...more

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