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Advanced Electrical Power and Energy Systems

University of Strathclyde

21 months
Duration
21850 GBP/year
8850 GBP/year
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About

The Advanced Electrical Power and Energy Systems program at University of Strathclyde is designed to provide the advanced training you need for a career in the dynamic power and energy sectors.

Overview

This is the UK’s first two-year full-time MSc in Advanced Electrical Power Engineering.

To be an effective power engineer you need a good knowledge of underpinning technologies and user and application requirements. You also require a firm understanding of the business and regulatory landscape that national and multinational power and utility companies must work within. 

This Advanced Electrical Power and Energy Systems program at University of Strathclyde brings together advanced expertise in all aspects of electrical energy and power systems, complemented by studies in electricity markets and power systems economics.  

Careers

The course provides the advanced level of knowledge and understanding required for challenging, well paid and exciting careers in the high growth power and energy sectors.

Employment prospects are excellent, with recent graduates working in power engineering consultancy, global power utilities (generation, supply and distribution), the renewable energy sector and manufacturing. They've taken up professional and technical positions as electrical engineers, power systems specialists, distribution engineer and asset managers in large energy utilities such as Iberdrola, EDF Energy and China State Grid.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • High Voltage Technology & Electromagnetic Compatibility
  • Power Electronics for Energy & Drive Control
  • Power System Economics, Markets & Asset Management
  • Wind Energy & Distributed Energy Resources
  • Assignment & Professional Studies
  • Advanced Power & Energy Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 21 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a first-class or second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in electronic, electrical, power or energy engineering.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21850 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 21850 GBP per year during 21 months.
  • National

    8850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8850 GBP per year during 21 months.
  • Rest of UK - £9,250

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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