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Renewable Energy Engineering

Brunel University London

12 months
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19855 GBP/year
9650 GBP/year
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About

The Renewable Energy Engineering programme from Brunel University London gives graduates and engineering professionals interested in finding sustainable solutions to climate change and energy security the theoretical and practical skills needed to pursue careers in the growing field of renewable energy technology.

Overview

Along with a solid grounding in the core principles of energy production, you’ll get detailed knowledge of renewable energy technologies and systems, including solar, wind, tidal, wave, hydro, geothermal, biomass and hydrogen.

You’ll also look at the economic and environmental impact of renewable systems and at the legislative, planning and technical considerations of integrating them into the power grid.

We offer two study options. You can choose 1 year full-time or 3 years via our distance learning programme. 

This Renewable Energy Engineering programme from Brunel University London is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineering (IMechE) and the Energy Institute (EI), which means your postgraduate engineering degree will put you on course to gain Chartered Engineer (CEng) status in the UK. 

Careers and your future

Our graduates are working worldwide in senior technical and management positions.

The primary destinations are manufacturing industries, energy and environmental consultancy companies, energy advice and research centres, academia, and national and international non-governmental organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Energy Conversion Technologies
  • Environmental Legislation: Energy and Environmental Review and Audit
  • Renewable Energy Technologies - Solar Thermal and Electricity Systems
  • Renewable Energy Technologies - Wind, Tidal, Wave, Hydroelectricity
  • Renewable Energy Technologies - Geothermal, Biomass, Hydrogen
  • Renewable Energy Systems for the Built Environment
  • Power Generation from Renewable Energy
  • Heat and Mass Transfer

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 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).
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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.
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

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).
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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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree, or equivalent internationally recognised qualification, in Mechanical Engineering or Building Services Engineering with any relevant work experience.  
  • Other qualifications and relevant experience will be assessed on an individual basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19855 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19855 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9650 GBP per year during 12 months.

Distance learning fees:

  • £895 per 15 credit module
  • £3,580 for a 60 credit dissertation

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 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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