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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Studying in United Kingdom

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Applying to a Master's in United Kingdom

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

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. Advanced Manufacturing Technology

This Advanced Manufacturing Technology course at University of Portsmouth is designed to respond to a growing shortage of workforce in manufacturing sector. It intends to equip our students with relevant and up-to-date knowledge and skills of advanced design tools, materials, manufacturing processes and systems in conjunction with developing efficient operation and effective management skills. 

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.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.Sc. Energy and Power Systems Management

The Energy and Power Systems Management course at University of Portsmouth provides relevant, up-to-date skills that will equip both graduates and working professionals in the advanced concepts of sustainable electrical power and energy generation. It offers skills for operation, control, design, regulation and management of power systems and networks of the future. 

M.Sc. Applied Instrumentation and Control (Oil and Gas)

We worked with industry professionals to develop an MSc Applied Instrument and Control (Oil and Gas) programme at Glasgow Caledonian University that is accredited by the Institute of Measurement and Control (InstMC). It covers both the latest developments in the field and the industry knowledge we've gained through years of experience.

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. 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. Renewable Energy Systems Technology (Distance Learning)

The Renewable Energy Systems Technology (Distance Learning) programme at Loughborough University is aimed at individuals looking for in-depth knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of renewable energy resources, generation technologies, network integration, energy storage, economics and policy. 

School of Mechanical and Manufacturing 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. Applied Geoscience (Geoenergy)

This MSc in Applied Geoscience (Geoenergy) at The University of Edinburgh is aimed at students who wish to pursue a geosciences-related career in the future energy sector, as it transitions from fossil fuels to a low carbon economy. 

School of GeoSciences
M.Sc. Renewable Energy

The Renewable Energy programme offered by the Cranfield University will equip you with the advanced interdisciplinary skills required to design, optimise and evaluate the technical and economic viability of renewable energy schemes. 

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
M.Sc. Energy, Society and Sustainability

Whilst equipping students with an active understanding of low carbon technologies, policies and markets, this Energy, Society and Sustainability programme at The University of Edinburgh is focused squarely on analysing the social, societal and environmental dimensions of energy transitions. You will examine how citizens are involved in and are affected by changes in energy systems.

School of GeoSciences
MSc - PgDip Thermal Power

The MSc in Thermal Power from Cranfield University will help you gain fundamental and applied knowledge applicable to the understanding of the design and operation of different types of gas turbines for all applications

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
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.Sc. Unconventional Petroleum Technologies

Developed in collaboration with the industry, the MSc in Unconventional Petroleum Technologies at Coventry University is a new and innovative programme and first of its kind in the UK and the world at large.

Energy, Construction and Environment
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. 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.

College of Science and Engineering
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. 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.Phil. Energy Technologies

The world faces major challenges in meeting the current and future demand for sustainable and secure energy supply and use. The one-year MPhil programme in Energy Technologies at University of Cambridge is designed for graduates who want to help tackle these problems by developing practical engineering solutions.

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

Renewable Energy Engineering course at Kingston University 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.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.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. 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. Petroleum Exploration Geoscience

Developed in collaboration with the industry and delivered by the largest group of oil and gas specialists at Coventry University, the new MSc in Petroleum Exploration Geoscience has been designed to train graduate-level geoscientists in the theoretical, practical and technical skills needed to explore, appraise and develop subsurface petroleum resources.

Energy, Construction and Environment
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
M.Sc. Electrical Power Engineering

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.

College of Science & Engineering
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. 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
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. 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

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.

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.

College of Science & 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. 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. 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.Sc. Oil and Gas Engineering

This Oil and Gas Engineering course, offered by Coventry University, aims to equip you with sector specific oil and gas engineering, technology and operational skills to succeed in this competitive environment.

Energy, Construction and Environment
M.Sc. Environmental and Energy Engineering

MSc(Eng)/Diploma Environmental and Energy Engineering, University of Sheffield Our reputation attracts ambitious students and researchers from around the world. Our vision wins funding from industry, research councils, government and the EU. Global companies and local SMEs benefit from our work on the big challenges. And we supply them with generation after generation of talented, ambitious graduates.

Department of Engineering
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. By Research Energy Innovation

Providing a sustainable, affordable and secure energy future through the discovery and implementation of new technology and innovation is a key challenge for the 21st Century. With more people requiring energy, effective solutions need to come from a wide range of sources. For the near term various energy innovations are needed and will be the key to global energy solutions.

M.Sc. Energy and the Environment

The MSc in Environmental Management (Energy) builds on the success of our respected and long-running Environmental Management course (600 graduates). It utilises new and existing expertise or research strengths in Environmental Impact Assessment, carbon trading, planning and impacts of wind, hydro and nuclear power.

Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences
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. Renewable Energy

As the renewable energy sector continues to grow there is a need for trained individuals to plan, implement and manage new renewable energy projects. 

Faculty of Science and Engineering
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. 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.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.

M.Eng. Mechanical with Nuclear Engineering

The need to break the developed world’s dependence on fossil fuels has led to rapid expansion in the sustainable energy and nuclear industries. The Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Materials departments at Imperial have responded to the need for graduates specialised in nuclear engineering by launching nuclear-focused variants of their degrees. This degree enables you to become fully qualified in mechanical engineering whilst taking a series of modules in your third and fourth years which give you a basis for employment within the nuclear and related industries.

M.Sc. Energy and Society

The MSc in Energy and Society, in association with the Durham Energy Institute, is an innovative postgraduate programme designed to appeal across the disciplines. It will be of interest to engineers seeking to understand how and why innovations succeed or fail.The Energy and Society programme is offered by the Durham University.  

Department of Anthropology
M.Sc. Sustainable Energy Systems

As the world moves into a global recession and the costs of sourcing and delivering fossil fuels soar – finding sustainable, alternative forms of energy is increasingly important. This means there is an increasing demand for specialists in Sustainable Energy Systems.

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