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Renewable Energy Engineering

Heriot-Watt University

12 months
Duration
20808 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
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About

The Renewable Energy Engineering course at Heriot-Watt University is aimed at students wishing to develop critical understanding of the significant changes afoot in the energy system due to the development and integration of wind, marine, biomass and solar technologies. 

Overview

The Renewable Energy Engineering course from Heriot-Watt University will enable graduates to develop and implement creative solutions to the problems encountered in renewable energy capture, conversion, storage and management.

Key Features 

  • Students will gain the knowledge and skills to assess renewable energy resources, design appropriate renewable energy systems, evaluate the performance of these systems and assess the wider impacts of renewable energy development. 
  • The course provides introductory courses to fundamental energy science and current energy issues, while the project-led courses focus on the design of renewable energy systems. The course concludes with a research-led dissertation in the summer.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Foundations of Energy
  • Economics of Renewable Energy
  • Renewable Energy Technologies
  • Advanced Renewable Energy Engineering
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Demand Management and Energy Storage

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National deadline is for Scottish and RUK students.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class
First Class (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first or second class honours degree in a suitable subject with a numerate background. 
  • Equivalent overseas qualifications will also be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20808 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20808 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time fees:

  • UK / EU: £4,500
  • Overseas: £10,404

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /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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