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Renewable Energy

University of Iceland

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
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About

The Master of Science in Renewable Energy at University of Iceland is a two-year program. Private sector and government organizations face a growing need for professionals that can plan, evaluate, and manage complex resource projects which often include partners with a variety of professional backgrounds. 

Overview

Iceland, being a volcanic island in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean, gets 80% of its energy from a utilization of geothermal and hydroelectric resources.  Engineers and scientists in Iceland have for decades worked on solving problems relating to the harnessing, utilization and technologies needed for sustainability of these energy sources.

Specializations:

  • Hydroelectric Engineering at the Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Geothermal Science at the Faculty of Earth Sciences
  • Electrical Power Engineering at the Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Geothermal Engineering at the Faculty of Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Energy Economics, Policy and Sustainability Interdisciplinary
The Master of Science in Renewable Energy at University of Iceland provides opportunities for students in engineering, science and economics of energy resources.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Renewable energy: introduction
  • Groundwater Hydrology 
  • Seismology
  • Solid Earth Geochemistry
  • Magmas in the crust

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Nordic citizens are exempt and may apply for graduate studies until 15 April. 

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Curriculum vitae (CV) 
  • Statement of purpose 
  • Scanned transcripts 
  • References 
  • English Language Proficiency Requirement 
  • Pdf scan of your passport 
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Transcript
  • References

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • Students at the University of Iceland do not pay tuition fees, only an annual registration fee of ISK 75,000 (477 EUR)

Funding

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