The Energy for Sustainability program of the University of Coimbra aims at developing its students' abilities to contribute to interdisciplinary interventions in areas such as the efficient use of energy, centralized or decentralized energy production, or the distribution of energy, always under a sustainable development perspective, with competences in the technological domains associated to these areas, as well as the domains of economics and the environment; they acquire capacities to analyze systems and their interrelations; they are able to develop projects and tackle complex problems concerning the energy-environment binomial.
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- To earn the degree of Master in Energy for Sustainability it is necessary to successfully complete mandatory and elective courses totaling 48 ECTS credits, plus a master's dissertation corresponding to 42 ECTS credits. The course requirements depend on the chosen area of specialization.
- 18 months
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DisciplinesEnergy & Power Engineering General Engineering & Technology Sustainable Energy View 9 other Masters in Energy & Power Engineering in Portugal
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Candidates to the MESUC program should have a degree in the area of Economics, Management, Engineering, Natural sciences, or Architecture. The selection process follows the regulations of FCTUC and FEUC.The selection criteria are the following:
- Academic and professional curriculum;
- Motivation and probability of succeeding;
- Duration of the education at the University of Coimbra.
International7000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3500 EUR per semester during 18 months.
EU/EEA7000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3500 EUR per semester during 18 months.
Living costs for Coimbra
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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