Sustainable Energy Systems, M.Sc. | EIT InnoEnergy Master School | Eindhoven, Netherlands
24 months
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The Environomical Pathways for Sustainable Energy Systems (SELECT) at EIT InnoEnergy Master School is where you can learn how to make a real contribution to minimising the environmental impact of current and future energy systems. EIT InnoEnergy Master’s in Sustainable Energy Systems (SELECT) is a two-year dual degree programme offered in cooperation with Instituto Superior Tecnico (IST), Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC),Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Grenoble INP, KU Leuven, TU/Eindhoven, AGH Institute of Science and Technology, Politecnico di Torino (PoliTo), Aalto University and ESADE Business School. EIT InnoEnergy Master School is Co-funded by the European Union. 

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EIT InnoEnergy Master School is Co-funded by the European Union.

Students in the Environomical Pathways for Sustainable Energy Systems (SELECT) at EIT InnoEnergy Master School  learn to address societal challenges with technical solutions, to explore the part played by innovation and commerce, and to understand the role and responsibility of engineers in a more sustainable energy industry.

The Master’s in Environomical Pathways for Sustainable Energy Systems (MSc SELECT) is for engineers who want immediate, hands-on experience of solving real-world energy challenges.

Real-world energy challenges. Collaborative solutions. A sustainable tomorrow.

As an MSc SELECT student, you explore the societal aspects of a changing energy landscape, while adding depth to your engineering knowledge. With our industry partners, you will explore the real environmental and economic impacts of renewable energy projects.

MSc SELECT equips you with critical skills such as analysing and solving problems, advanced team-building, and international cooperation. By completing this programme you are perfectly placed to drive the transition to future sustainable energy systems and so minimise the environmental impact throughout the energy supply chain.

Throughout the programme, you will have unrivalled opportunities to engage directly with major industrial players, as well as smaller actors, NGOs and start-ups in the field of sustainable energy. You will be able to share ideas, learn from their experiences, and gain invaluable insight into the transition from basic renewable energy sources to fully sustainable energy systems. Recent partners have included: SWECO, Estabanell Energia, Jardfeingi, and Fortum.

Programme Structure

Year 1
  • During your first year, you study at either KTH: Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, or UPC: Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech.
  • Courses in the first year focus on topics such as sustainable energy conversion, renewable energy, and ways of ensuring minimal human impact on the environment.
Year 2

During the second year, you choose one of the following specialist tracks to deepen your knowledge:

  • Combined Energy Systems
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Innovation in Energy Systems
  • Offshore Energy Systems
  • Solar Systems
  • Sustainable Biomass Processing
  • Renewable Energy and Energy Management (REEM)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed Bachelor’s degree (worth a minimum of 180 ECTS credits)
  • English language proficiency
  • Programme-specific requirements

Living costs for Eindhoven

850 - 1350 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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