12 months
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14500 GBP/year
7000 GBP/year
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About

The Electrical Power Engineering programme from Glasgow Caledonian University offers very exciting opportunities to understand the real challenges in future power networks and to develop innovative solutions.

Overview

Key Features

Gaining essential knowledge and skills in designing, managing, controlling and analysing the 21st century electric grid, you will bridge the gap that the Electrical Power industry is facing. As an Electrical Power Engineer you will play a vital role in the development of a sustainable energy market. Your role will enable the merger of new technologies and the integration of renewable sources in the industry.

GCU’s School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment has almost 3 decades worth of graduates in the Electrical and Electronic Engineering field and this new Masters has been developed with UK-SPEC/IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) to develop motivated and critical thinkers for the industry.

Students on the Electrical Power Engineering programme from Glasgow Caledonian University are encouraged to join the IET and the Energy Institute (EI) and to participate in the activities which are frequently hosted by GCU. Involvement in the activities of the engineering institutions is an important aspect of career development for you as a student engineer, especially from the point of view of the eventual attainment of Chartered Engineer Status.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced AC and DC Transmission Systems
  • Condition Monitoring
  • Control Systems
  • Energy Audit and Energy Asset Management
  • Power Electronics and Drive Systems
  • Power Systems Operation and Protection
  • Project Planning and Management
  • Smart Grid and Sustainable Energy Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All entry requirements listed here should be used as a guide and represent the minimum required to be considered for entry. Applicants who are made a conditional offer of a place may be asked to achieve more than is stated.
  • UK honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in electrical or electronics discipline.
  • IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) with no element below 5.5.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • RUK: £7,000
  • Part-time per 15 credit module:
  • International - £1,300

  • UK and Scottish - £700

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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