That drives the design and control of modern systems
Through field trips or a work placement option
Including Engineering, Thermofluids and Aeronautical Laboratories
Be at the forefront of the power evolution with a focus on power electronics in electricity utility systems to become a true power electronic engineer.
The Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy Systems MSc will provide you with expertise and practical experience in the application of engineering as part of the latest technological developments and increasing use of power electronics.
The theme of power electronics runs through the course options in its application to modern technologies such as renewable energy systems and the development of embedded generation and micro grids.
You will have the opportunity to work with leading industry as part of the course, on field trips and as an industry placement option.
On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: MSc Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy Systems
The theme of the award is power electronics in the electrical supply industry. You will study four modules each semester. The MSc will be awarded on successful completion of a project.
This map is an indicative list of compulsory modules for 2019/2020. The range of modules available, and the content of any individual module are subject to change in future years, and according to the mode of study, entry date, award type. In the event of any 2019-2020 compulsory modules changing, we will contact offer holders as soon as possible to inform or consult them as appropriate.
A minimum UK second class honours degree or equivalent in a related engineering or technology discipline. If you do not meet this requirement but have significant relevant experience and you can meet the demands of the course, your application will be considered.
If your first language is not English, you will need to demonstrate adequate fluency to undertake the course. A minimum score IELTS 6 or TOEFL 550 (213 computer based) is normally required.
Packed with state-of-the-art software and hardware resources reflecting current trends in the development of engineering & technology subjects.
Career prospects for Electrical Engineers are excellent given a shortage worldwide. Prospects are particularly good in renewables due to the upward trend in investment in this sector.
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For the course starting on 20 January 2020 the tuition fees are:
For the course starting on 16 September 2019 the tuition fees are:
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If you have previously completed an undergraduate degree with us, you may be entitled to a discount off your course fee for any subsequent postgraduate taught course. For further information please contact Graduate Relations.
The expected study pattern on this programme enables you to complete modules totaling 60 credits in your first year of study and the other 120 credits, split equally over your second and third year of study. If you follow this pattern of study you will pay the same fee for each year of study. You will be invoiced for the modules that you register for each year, so if your study pattern is different from the expected pattern, you will pay more or less each year accordingly.
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