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Energy for Sustainability

University of Coimbra

M.Sc. On Campus
18 months
Duration
7000 EUR/year
7000 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The challenges faced by human society today, including climate change and scarcity of energy resources, require answers of an interdisciplinary nature in the study, design, operation, and regulation of systems that generate, transport or use energy. The Energy for Sustainability program of the University of Coimbra is teaching students how to find solutions to those issues.

Overview

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.

Professional Goals

Sustainability Departments from Large Companies, Companies in the Energy, Environment, Construction, Departments of Research Development, Design and Consulting Companies, teaching. Transportation Companies, Urban Planning

Programme Structure

  • 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.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

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.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3500 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3500 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

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