Master's Degrees in Energy & Power Engineering in United Kingdom

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Studying Energy & Power Engineering

Energy and power engineering degrees focus on energy efficiency issues by studying ways to reduce energy loads and increase system performance. This subject is closely related to environmental protection, as part of the alternative energy engineering sub-discipline. Specialisations in energy and power engineering include topics related to electrical systems, energy management, economic engineering, applied informatics, and more.

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112 Energy & Power Engineering Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.Sc. Marine Renewable Energy

The aim of the Marine Renewable Energy programme offered by the Bangor University is to equip students with the skills necessary to identify and quantify the potential of specific locations for marine renewable energy generation installations, with an emphasis on the resource (waves and tides), time series analysis, and the challenges faced when placing arrays of devices in the marine environment.

School of Ocean Sciences
M.Sc. Renewable Energy Engineering

This programme provides students with a detailed knowledge and understanding of all the major renewable energy sources and the engineering skills associated with them. Key areas covered include electrical systems for renewable energy, energy conversion and storage, and the fundamental concepts in safety engineering.

M.Eng. Chemical Engineering (Energy and Environment)

A major challenge to society and to future chemical engineers is how to produce and use energy in ways that are sustainable, economical and environmentally friendly. This Chemical Engineering (Energy and Environment) pathway allows Chemical Engineering students at The University of Manchester to build on the core material covered in the first three years by taking specialist units related to energy in the 4 th and final year.

School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science
M.Sc. Electrical Power Systems

The Electrical Power Systems programme offered at the University of Birmingham will give you the timely skills and specialist knowledge required to significantly enhance your career prospects in the electrical power industry.

School of Electronic, Electrical and Computer Engineering
M.Phil. Energy Technologies

The one-year MPhil in Energy Technologies programme is designed for graduates who want to help tackle these problems by developing practical engineering solutions, and who want to learn more about the fundamental science and the technologies involved in energy utilisation, electricity generation, energy efficiency, and alternative energy.

M.Sc. Sustainability Engineering

This Masters in Sustainable Engineering from Heriot-Watt University will let you assess sustainability issues and formulate strategies to implement practical solutions in business and society. The course aims to produce Sustainability Engineers who can make optimum use of energy and materials – embracing concepts such as life-cycle analysis and recycling within the design process.

M.Sc. Low Energy Building Services Engineering

As graduates of the Low Energy Building Services Engineering MSc programme at Loughborough University, you will gain a holistic understanding of the principles of low energy building and building services design, and will be able to contribute to the global transition to a future low energy built environment.

Civil and Building Engineering
M.Sc. Electrical Power Engineering

The MSc in Electrical Power Engineering offered by The University of Edinburgh is a one-year programme is designed to equip graduates and professionals with a broad and robust training on modern power engineering technologies, with a strong focus on renewable energy conversion and smart grids.

School of Engineering
MSc - PgDip - PgCert Energy Systems and Thermal Processes

The Energy Systems and Thermal Processes course from Cranfield University established in 1972, was the first of its type to be instituted in Europe, and remains the most prestigious degree in technical energy management in the UK.

Energy and Power
M.Sc. Electrical Energy Systems

The MSc in Electrical Energy Systems has a particular focus on the integration of renewable generation into electricity transmission and distribution networks and on preparing students for a new era of truly ‘smart’ grids, and is designed to meet the urgent need for specialists in advanced electrical energy systems.

Cardiff School of Engineering
M.Sc. Electrical Power

This course delivers a broad coverage of all major disciplines in Electrical Power, including power electronics, electric drives, electrical machine design and power systems. It also covers important electrical power themes such as renewable energy systems and electric vehicles.

School of Engineering
M.A. Air Power in the Modern World

The MA Air Power in the Modern World aims to provide you with a comprehensive and up-to-the-minute understanding of military theory and operations between 1945 and today, with special reference to the role of air power in integrated (joint) contexts. The Air Power in the Modern World programme is offered at King's College London.

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
M.Sc. Eurasian Political Economy and Energy

Our Eurasian Political Economy and Energy MSc at King's College London focuses on the political and economic analysis of the extraction, production and export of energy in Eurasia. You will gain in-depth knowledge of the interconnected challenges facing the energy sector – and more broadly political, economic and social actors – in Russia, Central Asia, the Caucasus and Europe.

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
M.Sc. European Master's in Renewable Energy

The European Master’s in Renewable Energy at Loughborough University is a collaborative programme offered by nine leading European universities. The programme is administered by Eurec (The Association of European Renewable Energy Research Centres).

School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
M.Sc. Energy Engineering with Environmental Management

This MSc Energy Engineering with Environmental Management takes advantage of University of East Anglia’s unique research expertise to deliver outstanding training in a rapidly growing field of Engineering. Engineering graduates with experience in the energy sector are highly sought after. We’ve developed this course in collaboration with industry to give our students the skills they really need.

School of Mathematics
LL.M. International Energy Law and Regulation

The Specialist LLM course in International Energy Law and Regulation from City, University of London gives students the unique opportunity to study sustainable use and trade in energy resources, among the most vibrant and dynamic sectors in the global economy.

The City Law School
M.Eng. Chemical with Nuclear Engineering

This degree is one of three undergraduate degrees in the Department. It is designed to prepare you for employment in nuclear or related industries, with a range of specialist modules in years three and four. You will also be encouraged to carry out project work relevant to nuclear power and every effort will be made to find you a relevant placement in the summer vacation period between the third and fourth year.

M.Sc. New and Renewable Energy

The MSc in New and Renewable Energy at Durham University is designed to equip our graduates with the skills required to meet the growing challenge to achieve energy and environmental sustainability through the application of new and renewable energy technologies.  

M.Sc. Renewable Energy Engineering

The Renewable Energy Engineering programme offered by the Coventry University is designed for students that are interested in supporting the renewable energy industry as it continues its rapid growth to tackle the severe issues posed by climate change. 

M.Sc. Energy and Sustainability with Electrical Power Engineering

The MSc Energy and Sustainability with Electrical Power Engineering degree at University of Southampton considers all aspects of sustainable energy generation, transmission and distribution engineering. This one year course provides highly sought after skills for those who are considering a career in the electrical power industry.

Electronics and Computer Science
M.Sc. Sustainable Electrical Power

This MSc programme meets the industrial demand for the training and education of both existing and future engineers in the advanced concepts of sustainable electrical power and energy generation.

College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences
M.Sc. Energy Conversion and Management

The MSc Energy Conversion and Management offered at University of Nottingham is designed to provide you with a high level of engineering and technical expertise in energy conversion processes, combined with practical abilities in management-related issues.

Faculty of Engineering
M.Sc. Nuclear Engineering

This course is aimed at a new generation of engineers with the intention of ensuring they are equipped with specific training to work together and generate creative solutions based upon solid technical understanding to support the global nuclear industry. The course will cover all major aspects of the nuclear industry, from the design and build of nuclear power stations and their operations through to decommissioning and final disposal. The course is multidisciplinary drawing from expertise across departments within the Faculty of Engineering, including experts from the Reactor Centre staff at the Silwood Park Campus who operate the CONSORT test reactor.

M.Sc. Renewable Energy and the Built Environment

The masters examines the theory and practice of renewable energy technologies and the built environment. It places this topic within the political, economic and social background of energy issues, including global examination of energy provision, consumption, climate change and local environmental considerations.

M.Sc. Renewable Energy Engineering

Climate change is a major challenge for the 21st century, requiring an alternative supply of cleaner energy from renewable sources. This course is designed with an engineering focus that deals with applications, combined with the business element; applicable whether you work for a large organisation or a small to medium-size enterprise. 

Faculty of Engineering
M.Sc. Corporate Social Responsibility and Energy

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) – the nature of the relationship between corporates, governments and communities has become increasingly significant as all parties become aware of the potential positive (or negative) impacts of businesses on the world beyond their immediate and obvious activities.

Faculty of Health and Social Care
M.Sc. Petroleum Geoscience

Students have a choice of studying for a three or four-year degree programme. Three-year BSc degrees in all geosciences provide an excellent qualification for careers in geosciences and other professions, especially when followed by a relevant MSc and a research degree. Four-year MSci degrees provide a deeper understanding of the subject and an opportunity to undertake a significant research project, together with a faster route requiring fewer years of work experience to apply for Chartership of the Geological Society.

M.Sc. Oil and Gas Engineering

The Oil and Gas Engineering programme offered by the Coventry University aims to equip you with the advanced sector-specific knowledge and skills required to succeed in the competitive, ever-evolving energy industry. 

Energy, Construction and Environment
M.Res. Energy Demand Studies

Graduates in energy related subjects are currently in high demand. The aim of the Master of Research in Energy Demand Studies (MRes EDS) at University College London Energy Institute is to provide a superb grounding in the required skills and knowledge to pursue a career in industry or academia. Technical work is highly topical, focusing on energy demand in the built environment, and is complemented by the development of research and transferable skills.

Postgraduate programmes
M.Eng. Materials with Nuclear Engineering

The Department offers a range of undergraduate programmes over three or four years leading to BEng and MEng degrees. All students follow the same programme in years one and two. Thereafter, course content varies according to each degree programme. This enables our students to specialise in their personal and professional interests in management, aerospace, biomaterials and tissue engineering, and nuclear engineering.

M.Sc. Physics - Energy and the Environment

The Masters in Physics - Energy and the Environment at the University of Glasgow provides an understanding of the principles and methods of modern physics, with emphasis on their application to global challenges in sustainable energy, climate change and the environment, and at a level appropriate for a professional physicist.

School of Physics and Astronomy
M.Sc. Energy and Environmental Management - PgDip

This programme is appropriate for you if you hold a first degree in a science, engineering or management discipline, and want to develop the skills and confidence to address the critical global challenges of energy and diminishing natural resources. Clean energy and optimal use of resources, the key issues facing society, are the fundamental themes of the programme.

School of Science, Engineering and Design
M.Sc. Electrical Power and Energy Systems (with Advanced Practice)

This Electrical Power and Energy Systems (with Advanced Practice) programmeat Teesside University  is for graduate engineers wishing to work in the electrical power industry. It develops your knowledge of electrical power and energy systems, giving you a good understanding of the latest developments and techniques within the electrical power industry.

M.Eng. Electrical, Electronic and Energy Engineering

The global demand for renewable and other energy technologies is increasing the need for engineering graduates with traditional electrical and electronic skills suitable for energy generation, distribution, instrumentation and telecommunications. Earn an Electrical, Electronic and Energy Engineering degree at Glasgow Caledonian University.

M.Sc. Electrical Power Systems Engineering

Power system engineering is about keeping things in balance. Not just the balance between generation and load or between production and consumption of reactive power. It is also about the balance between the cost of energy and its environmental impact or the balance between the reliability of the supply and the investments needed to develop the system.

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
M.Sc. Future Power Networks

This course will develops skills in planning, designing and operating that are needed by engineers working in the 21st century electricity industry which is driven by clean and low carbon energy sources. Worldwide electricity useage has been growing at an unprecedented rate with energy consumption predicted to grow by 56% in the next 25 years. There is a growing need for more trained power engineers, and you will be equipped to persue careers that involve design, modelling, analysis and control, and the business aspects of bulk electric power supply systems.

MScR Energy Systems

The Energy Systems programme offered by The University of Edinburgh covers all aspects of the low carbon energy chain: resource modelling, impact of climate change, wind, wave, tidal & solar energy, electrical power conversion, energy storage, carbon capture, biofuels and delivery into the electrical network.

School of Engineering
M.B.A. Energy

The Energy programme offered by the Cranfield University combines Cranfield’s expertise in energy and power with the School of Management’s worldwide reputation in leadership development. 

M.Sc. Electrical Power Engineering

This programme provides an opportunity to specialise in the field of electrical power. It builds on a first degree in electrical/electronic engineering and explores how modern power systems from drives to power distribution are designed and implemented. 

School of Engineering and Science
M.Res. Marine Renewable Energy

Take the opportunity to study on the UK’s first MSc Marine Renewable Energy programme. Building on our international reputation for marine research and teaching, the Peninsula Research Institute in Marine Renewable Energy (PRIMaRE) initiative and the South West Marine Energy Park, this distinctive degree focuses on the rapidly growing marine renewable energy sector.

MSc/PG Dip/PG Cert Energy and Sustainable Building Design

This Energy and Sustainable Building Design at De Montfort University is designed for students who wish to understand the ways new and renewable energy can be harnessed in buildings, gain the ability to undertake the simulation and modelling tasks essential for credible building performance analysis, and work creatively within a multidisciplinary design team.

School of Engineering and Sustainable Development
MSc / PgDip Sustainable Energy Systems

This Sustainable Energy Systems programme offered by The University of Edinburgh is a internationally renowned degree, based within a world-leading renewable energy research group, equips graduates and professionals with a broad and robust training.

School of Engineering
M.Sc. Energy Engineering

Climate change and limited fossil fuel reserves are creating an unprecedented demand for renewable energy and Hull, on the Humber - Britain's energy estuary, is the ideal location to study energy engineering.

M.Sc. Electrical Power and Energy Systems

By studying the Electrical Power and Energy Systems at Teesside University you learn through lectures, tutorials and practical sessions. Lectures provide the theoretical underpinning while practical sessions give you the opportunity to put theory into practice, applying your knowledge to specific problems.

School of Science, Engineering and Design
LL.M. Energy Law and Policy

For lawyers and non-lawyers: gain an understanding of the legal and regulatory environment and processes in the international energy and resources industries.The Energy Law and Policy is offered by the University of Dundee.  

Graduate School of Natural Resources Law, Policy and Management
M.Sc. Marine Renewable Energy

Renewable energy is a cornerstone of the green economy and marine wind, wave and tidal energy are key elements of the UK, European and global renewable energy roadmaps. Begin your voyage to being a part of this vital transformation by studying on the UK’s first MSc Marine Renewable Energy programme.