30 months
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About

Delivered through the International Centre for Island Technology, the Renewable Energy Development degree from Heriot-Watt University Dubai is designed to specifically address the key drivers of renewable energy development in the UK and abroad.

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Overview

The online Renewable Energy Development degree from Heriot-Watt University Dubai has been designed around three key drivers of renewable energy development: policy and economics; technology; and the environment. The programme is designed to specifically address these key drivers of renewable energy development in the UK and abroad.

The RED programme is relevant to people from a wide variety of backgrounds wishing to apply their knowledge and experience to the renewable energy industry. It aims to give you cross-cutting skills in the renewables sector. The programme addresses the needs of renewable energy developers as they seek to maximise economic benefits whilst balancing the challenges of overcoming regulatory and environmental issues, and securing finance. Teaching is reinforced with project work where emphasis is placed on simulating real working situations and international examples.

Career

The RED programme is designed to provide graduates with inter-related skills in the renewables sector. It addresses the needs of renewable energy developers as they seek to maximise economic benefits whilst grappling with challenges of overcoming regulatory and environmental issues, and securing finance.

Our graduates typically hold a wide spectrum of key positions within renewable energy technology developer companies, project development companies, utilities consulatancies, governments, regulators and NGO's.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Energy in the 21st Century
  • Economics of renewable energy
  • Environmental Policy & Risk
  • Environmental Processes
  • Renewable Technology: Generation
  • Renewable Technology: Integration
  • Development Appraisal
  • Development Project

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum of 2:2 honours degree or equivalent academic qualification in a related subject area.
  • For postgraduate conversion courses, non-related degrees will be considered.
  • Corporate (or chartered) membership of relevant professional institutions will also be considered

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1150 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1150 GBP per module during 30 months.
  • National

    1150 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1150 GBP per module during 30 months.

Distance learning fee is £1,150 per course, £1580 dissertation/project.

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.

Our partners

Renewable Energy Development
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Heriot-Watt University Dubai

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