Energy Systems and Thermal Processes

Cranfield University

12 months
17957 GBP/year
17957 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc in Energy Systems and Thermal Processes at Cranfield University is designed to equip graduates and practicing engineers with an in-depth understanding of the fundamental issues of energy thrift and environmental consequences of irrational use of energy resources in the industrial and commercial sectors. 


This MSc in Energy Systems and Thermal Processes is one of a set of post graduate programmes designed by Cranfield University and offered at Muscat University. This is a dual degree programme, leading to the award of a Cranfield University degree and also a Muscat University degree.

Programme Objectives

The MSc in Energy Systems and Thermal Processes aims to:

  • Furnish students with the up to date technical knowledge and skills required for achieving better management of energy.
  • Enhance students’ knowledge of designing of energy efficient systems and processes and the reduction and control of pollution cost-effectively.
  • Prepare students for a successful career as energy professionals in a wide range of industries, consultancies, research organisations and local and central government departments.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Heat Transfer
  • Industrial Heating Systems
  • Power Generation System
  • Thermal Systems Operation and Design
  • Renewable Energy Technologies: Systems
  • Management for Technology
  • Group Project (full time students only)
  • Dissertation (part-time students only)
  • Energy Individual Research Project (thesis)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

We welcome applications from talented candidates of all backgrounds and each application is considered on its individual merit. Usually candidates must hold either a:

  • Minimum of a “Good” undergraduate degree from an Oman institution in a relevant discipline, OR
  • first or a second class UK honours degree in a relevant discipline, OR
  • international degree - equivalent of UK qualifications
Candidates who do not meet these criteria may be considered if they have several years' relevant work experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17957 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17957 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    17957 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17957 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

OMR 9,000


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