• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Renewable energy from wind, water, solar and biomass play an increasing role both nationally as well as internationally. If you hold a Bachelor degree in engineering, you can attain insight into the potential of renewable energy processes and energy systems of the future through this Sustainable Energy Processes and Systems master at Linnaeus University.
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Overview

In Sweden, the EU and large parts of the rest of the world, biofuels are the most important and largest of the renewable energy sources, although wind power and solar energy are on the rise. What should be considered during the handling of biofuels and which processes and systems are appropriate to choose when planning for future energy production? And how can our society become more efficient in energy use? You learn about planning for future energy systems and processes and attain knowledge of project management and research methods. Career opportunities are global and rapidly increasing.

Career 

The Sustainable Energy Processes and Systems master at Linnaeus University provides a basis for a career as an energy system planner, energy strategist, environmental investigator or project manager. Career opportunities are global and rapidly increasing, especially if you choose a career as a consultant.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainable energy supply
  • Diffusion of innovations in sustainable built environment 
  • Environmental  analysis methods
  • Scientific theories and methods
  • Project work and methodology  course
  • Environmental law
  • Waste as resource

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    575

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    62

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Energy Technology, Environmental Technology, Civil Engineering, Material Science or equivalent. 
  • English B/6 or the equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12360 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24726 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
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  • Tuition fee, first payment: 65,000 SEK
  • Tuition fee, total: 260,000 SEK

Living costs for Växjö

  • 6090 - 10000 SEK/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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