Sustainable Energy Systems

Mälardalen University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
13227 EUR/year
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This Sustainable Energy Systems Master's programme from Mälardalen University is hosted by the Future Energy research group, which together with strategic partners is one of the leading research groups focusing on energy systems and process optimisation in Sweden


The Sustainable Energy Systems programme from Mälardalen University will provide you with cutting-edge knowledge in techniques utilising the sun, wind and biomass as energy sources. You will among other things learn more about

  • production of power and heat by way of energy conversion based on steam and gas turbine processes
  • performance analyses of different energy systems and process integration
  • methods for optimisation, modelling and simulation of energy systems.

Mälardalen University transfers the latest research results to the education in this Master's programme. You will thus be well prepared for a future career at the forefront of the technological development in energy engineering and research.

Employment and Future Prospects

Sustainable energy systems are necessary to overcome the problems related to the world's energy supply and climate change. Future employers are primarily energy companies, consulting firms in Sweden or abroad, and public organisations such as municipalities and government agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Energy Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Computer Science 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed Bachelors degree from an institution of higher education of three years or more, equivalent to at least 180 credits and with a major in engineering, including Engineering thermodynamics, Heat transfer/Thermal engineering and Fluid dynamics and at least 22,5 credits Mathematics/Applied Mathematics.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13227 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26455 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Total programme fee: 270000 SEK


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Sustainable Energy Systems
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