18 months
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9833 GBP/year
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About

On the Power Electronics and Control programme from University of Hertfordshire, the development of skills and advancement of knowledge focus on enabling you to solve multidisciplinary problems related to energy conversion, renewable energy systems integration and energy efficiency. 

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Overview

Alongside this there will be the opportunity for you to develop practical skills for the analysis, design and application of power conversion systems in key areas of industry.

You will cover subject specific subjects such as Advanced Power Electronics and Control and Control of Engineering Systems alongside cohort taught subjects to develop their management skills and their employability.

The successful postgraduates of the Power Electronics and Control programme from University of Hertfordshire will acquire the knowledge and understanding, intellectual, practical and transferable skills necessary for the analysis and synthesis of problems in engineering and manufacturing through a combination of experimental, simulation, research methods and case studies. You can expect to gain work in a range of disciplines within a variety of industries from specialist technical roles to positions of management responsibility.

Why choose this course?

  • Gain experience of integrating and designing systems that are based on renewable energy systems.
  • Develop knowledge and understanding of fundamental technologies used in the control and conversion of electric power.
  • Supported by the School which has over 25 years' experience of teaching electronic engineering and has established an excellent international reputation in this field.
  • We offer extensive lab facilities for engineering students, including the latest software packages.

Careers

You will typically be employed to manage power systems projects and deploy appropriate tools to create/manage applications. Within your area of expertise, you will be making independent design decisions on mission-critical systems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Reconfigurable Systems and Applications
  • Embedded Control Systems
  • Advanced Power Electronics and Control
  • Information Theory and Data Processing
  • Sustainable Business of Engineering
  • Digital Signal Processing and Applications
  • Artificial Intelligence

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The entry requirements will typically be a minimum of a 2(ii) Honours degree in Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering or a closely related discipline.
  • In addition, candidates should have been exposed to relevant material at undergraduate level to sufficient depth to enable them to benefit from their chosen MSc programme.
  • International qualifications will be considered on the basis of their equivalence to UK qualifications, typically guided by a resource such as the National Academic Recognition Information centre (NARIC). Candidates will be required to demonstrate a suitable level of proficiency in written and spoken English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9833 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14750 GBP for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    6500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9750 GBP for the full programme during 18 months.

Living costs for Hatfield

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

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