M.Sc. On Campus

Sustainable Energy

Reykjavík University

24 months
15300 USD/year
8750 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This flexible, interdisciplinary programme in Sustainable Energy at Reykjavík University emphasizes industry involvement and fieldwork experience. Upon completion, students will be able to apply their skills and knowledge to develop solutions to energy related problems from a business as well as a science perspective.


The M.Sc. in Sustainable Energy at Reykjavík University is a broad-based, highly adaptable programme. Students study sustainable energy and learn about a wide range of renewable technologies that suit different regions and societies including: geothermal energy, hydroelectric power, wind power and energy policy and law. Students may choose to specialize in any of the above fields.

Personalized Study Plan

Students can choose to focus on the business, law or technical aspects of renewable energy by developing a personal study plan with the aid of an academic adviser.

Student Body and Faculty

Iceland School of Energy trains students to become engineers, managers, policy makers and researchers; therefore, we draw our students from a wide range of experience and backgrounds.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Energy Technology 
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Internship
  • Introductory Field Trip
  • Overview Sustainable Energy Systems
  • Renewable Energy Resources

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

The degree is open for students with a bachelor's degree in various disciplines. Our students come from backgrounds in business, engineering, social and natural sciences.

A Bachelor's degree in one of the following disciplines will be considered:

  • Business
  • Public Policy and Social Sciences
  • Economics
  • Geology
  • Geography
  • Sciences

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30600 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17500 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Reykjavik

178929 - 290400 ISK /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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