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Sustainable Engineering - Renewable Energy Systems and the Environment

University of Strathclyde

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

The Sustainable Engineering - Renewable Energy Systems and the Environment course at the University of Strathclyde has been running for more than 20 years and has over 400 graduates. External examiners consistently refer to our beneficial links with industry and the high quality of our project work.

Overview

Renewable Energy Systems and the Environment is one of the pathways offered within our Sustainable Engineering programme. Examining how quality of life can be balanced by the need for conservation of world resources, you'll explore the impact energy has on the environment and how it can be reduced.

In the Sustainable Engineering - Renewable Energy Systems and the Environment course at the University of Strathclyde, you’ll learn about different energy resources – renewable, fossil and nuclear – and look at the systems that are employed to control these resources such as: combined heat and power schemes, heat pumps, solar capture devices, high efficiency condensing boilers, advanced materials, adaptive control systems.

Careers

Job titles include:

  • Artificial Intelligence Engineer
  • Biomass Engineer
  • Renewable Energy Consultant
  • Renewable Energy Development Officer
  • Technical Analyst

Employers include:

  • Greenspan
  • Mott Macdonald
  • Natural Power
  • SSE
  • Scottish Power Energy Networks
  • The Campbell Palmer Partnership
  • RSP Consulting Engineers

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Energy Resources and Policy
  •  Energy Systems Analysis
  •  Electrical Power systems
  •  Energy Modelling and Monitoring
  •  Sustainability
  •  Group Project
  •  Design Management
  •  Project Management
  •  Risk Management
  •  Financial Engineering
  •  Environmental Impact Assessment
  •  Individual project

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications

Credits

180 alternative credits

 

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a first or second-class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in engineering or physical sciences, or an equivalent professional qualification.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21850 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8850 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • Rest of UK: £9,250

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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