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Renewable Electricity Production

Uppsala University

24 months
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14421 EUR/year
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About

The Master of Science in Renewable Electricity Production at Uppsala University offers you an education in state-of-the-art electrical power systems and renewable electricity generation. 

Overview

If you are interested in how technology can contribute to sustainability and environment, and want to mix traditional engineering skills with current research in the area of electric power then you can expect two fruitful years on the Master of Science in Renewable Electricity Production at Uppsala University.

Uppsala University's energy research is world leading in many areas and there is close cooperation between research and industry.

You will be put in contact with some of the main actors in the Swedish industry through study visits and guest lectures. At the same time, there are opportunities for Master's Thesis and project courses in industry and research groups. However, it is up to you to make contact and show interest.

Career

The increase of renewable sources in the electric system is seen worldwide. The need for well-trained engineers and technicians with expertise in electric power and renewable power generation is large - both in Sweden and abroad.

Examples of jobs suited for graduates of this Master's programme:

  • Project Manager
  • Design engineer
  • Researcher
  • Consultant

Examples of possible employers:

  • ABB/Siemens
  • Policy makers/NGOs
  • Vattenfall/E.ON /Fortum
  • Pöyri/Sweco/ÅF
  • McKinsey/Accenture

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Hydroelectric Power - Technology and Systems
  • Wind Power - Technology and Systems
  • Wave power - Technology and Systems
  • Solar Energy Technologies for Electricity Production
  • Batteries and Storage
  • Generator Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university.

Also required is:

  • 90 credits in electrical engineering including electric circuit theory, electromagnetism, electronics, power systems engineering and automatic control;
  • 30 credits in mathematics including linear algebra, scientific computing, mathematical statistics, transform methods and multivariable calculus;
  • practical experience of laboratory work and ability to use computer-based calculation tools, such as MATLAB, CAD (such as Solid Works) or FEM (such as COMSOL); and
  • a basic course in mechanics.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14421 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28843 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

NON-EU/EEA

  • Application Fee: SEK 900
  • Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 72500
  • Tuition fee, total: SEK 290000

Living costs for Uppsala

7620 - 12066 SEK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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