• Application Deadline
  • 12 months


Brunel University London aims to produce master’s qualified graduates capable of implementing, developing and managing effective sustainable energy practices in an industrial, business or government environment.

A significant feature of the Sustainable Energy: Technologies and Management degree offered by Brunel University London is the depth and breadth of covered material. Not only will you deepen your knowledge of energy engineering in the context of sustainability, you’ll also have the opportunity to develop advanced and specific knowledge of project management and environmental initiatives.

We have strong links with industry, energy institutions and pioneers in energy technology, and this means you’ll benefit from regular guest speakers from various energy sectors.

Careers and your future

Brunel's Sustainable Energy: Technologies and Management MSc degree prepares you for work in the energy field. Our graduates work with environmental consultancies and energy agencies and with facilities managers such as county councils within their energy and environmental management departments.

Other graduates work in building services and construction-related consultancies such as Hoare Lea, WSP Group, Faber Maunsell, Powervault, BDP, EngDesign, BuroHappold, AECOM, ChapmanBDSP, Trend Control Systems, BRE, Atkins, Solairedirect, Green Technologies FZCO, Equinix, Beijaflore, Siachen Energy and Hilson Moran, as well as industrial project leaders for energy management at Swiss Blue Energy AG and ReVamp Energy Solutions.


Our sustainable energy course is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and is studied full-time over one year.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Energy Conversion Technologies
  • Strategic Sustainable Development
  • Sustainable Built Environment
  • Renewable Energy Technologies
  • Sustainable Energy Development
  • Environmental Legislation: Energy and Environmental Review and Auditing
  • Research Methods and Sustainable Engineering

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in an engineering or technology subject. Other qualifications and relevant experience will be assessed on an individual basis.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18720 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18720 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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


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