Our highly skilled graduates are prized by industry, with many now having senior positions in industry, commerce, government and NGOs.
Based upon our renowned full-time Renewable Energy Systems Technology MSc, this award-winning, part-time, online distance learning programme offers you flexibility in terms of place, pace and learning mode. For nearly 20 years, our online programme has enabled over 400 students and practicing engineers to achieve their MSc qualification even if they are unable to attend classes or exams at Loughborough.
The Renewable Energy Systems Technology (Distance Learning) at Loughborough University is designed and delivered by experts from the Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology (CREST), the UK’s largest sustainable energy engineering research centre. At CREST, we have influential partnerships with industry, policy makers, and researchers across the world. This means the course is always up-to-date and includes the latest research and thinking in sustainability. All your modules are taught by these leading experts, and you will benefit greatly from their experience.
Our distance learning graduates are in high demand and have gone on to work in range of renewable energy sectors including: manufacturing, development of generation schemes, utilities, engineering consultancies, finance and local, regional and national government.
Graduate employers include:
- EDF Energy
- Solar Power (DL)
- Water Power (DL)
- Bioenergy (DL)
- Renewable Energy Technologies, Economics and Policy (DL)
- Energy Storage (DL)
- Advanced Photovoltaics (DL)
- Wind Turbine Aerodynamics and Loads (DL)
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesEnergy & Power Engineering General Engineering & Technology Sustainable Energy View 68 other Masters in General Engineering & Technology in United Kingdom
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- A 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in a relevant science, technology, engineering or maths discipline.
- Applicants with qualifications slightly below this level, alternative qualifications and/or professional experience will also be considered.
International26500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 26500 GBP per year during 24 months.
National11900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11900 GBP per year during 24 months.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.