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About

When you study Sustainable Energy Engineering at Aalborg University - Esbjerg campus, you can choose the specialization in Process Engineering and Combustion Technology (PECT).

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Overview

At Aalborg University - Esbjerg you can earn an internationally recognized Engineering degree. The Process Engineering and Combustion Technology specialisation primarily focuses on advanced competences in combustion technology, thermal energy systems, fluid mechanics and systems in Heat, Ventilation, Aircondition and Control (HVAC), including CFD and multiphase flows. 

The specialisation provides opportunities to focus on both bio-energy to offshore oil and gas systems.

You will explore questions such as:

  • Design, modelling and optimisation of thermal energy systems used in various energy production applications
  • Operation, functionality and interaction between the various components of key combustion and process technologies
  • Systems integration with respect to both systems efficiency and engineering aspects of thermal energy systems
  • Development, construction and operation of combustion technologies and process systems in laboratory and in real applications
  • Practical realisation and implementation of thermal energy technologies and systems concerning both innovative aspects, business planning and economic considerations.

Job and Career 

Sustainable Energy engineers with the specialisation in Process Engineering and Combustion Technology at Aalborg University - Esbjerg have a wide range of career opportunities. 

As a graduate, you can work in project engineering, research, development and management in Danish and international industries or public institutions.

Problem based learning and working in groups during your study programme will give you many useful skills that make you an attractive candidate on the job market. 

You know how to approach a problem and solve it in collaboration with other people, which is often how things are done in the "real world".

Examples of possible employers:

  • Energy companies such as Vattenfall and Ørsted
  • Process engineering companies such as B&W Vølund
  • A wide range of producers of high efficiency energy devices such as Grundfos, Dantherm Power
  • Consultancies involved in energy technology and systems
  • Danfoss
  • Vestas
  • Maersk Oil & Gas
  • Rambøll Oil & Gas
  • Siemens Wind Power
  • B&W Vølund
  • A.P. Møller A/S
  • Tjæreborg Industri A/S

Your work tasks may include:

  • Integration of wind turbines
  • Wind turbine operation
  • Fuel cell systems
  • Bio fuel combustion
  • Bio energy systems (biogas or bio fuels)
  • Hydraulic wave energy systems
  • Offshore energy systems
  • Development of underwater robots

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and Multiphase Flow
  • Fluid Mechanics and Compressible Flow
  • Probability Theory, Stochastic Processes and Applied Statistics
  • Process Simulation 
  • Combustion Technology and Chemical Reactors
  • Optimisation Theory and Reliability 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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
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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.
85

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
85

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants with a legal claim to admission are:

  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Energy Engineering, Aalborg University, campus Esbjerg

Applicants without legal claim to admission are: 

  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Energy Engineering with the specialisation in Thermal Energy, Aalborg University, campus Aalborg
  • Bachelor of Engineering (BE) in Sustainable Energy Engineering with the specialisation in Thermal Energy, Aalborg University, campus Aalborg
  • Bachelor of Engineering (BE) in Mechanical Engineering with relevant elective courses, Aarhus University, campus Aarhus or similar

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13540 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6770 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.

50,400 DKK

Living costs for Esbjerg

6060 - 7900 DKK /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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