Taught course

Sustainable Energy - Technologies and Management

Institution
Brunel University London · Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A UK first or second class Honours degree Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in an engineering or technology discipline. Other qualifications and relevant experience will be assessed on an individual basis. Entry criteria are subject to review and change each academic year.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Energy management using sustainable technologies and implementation of environmental initiatives play a rapidly increasing role in many public organisations and industry.

There is an urgent need for trained personnel to advise, implement and deliver strategies and management for sustainable practices. This programme empowers graduates with a sound knowledge of sustainable technologies and skills for effective energy management with regard for environmental protection. It will enable them to create new opportunities for their employers by bringing an appreciation for current research into industrial use.

Building Services Engineering courses awarded the Happold Brilliant Award for teaching excellence by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers.

College Research wins CIBSE Building Performance Award 2013.

Aims

This programme will give graduates the sound knowledge and skills required for effective energy management and environmental protection.

Students will develop themes of expertise facilitated by an MSc project and dissertation, which also provides a useful introduction to students thinking of embarking on a doctoral research degree.

Links with industry are a key element of the programme, including guest speakers from various industry sectors.

Sustainable Energy: Technologies and Management is accredited by both the Institution of Mechanical Engineering (IMechE) and the Energy Institute (EI).

Information for international students

IELTS: 6 (min 5.5 in all areas); Pearson: 51 (51 in all subscores); BrunELT: 60% (min 55% in all areas).

Fees and funding

UK students
£8,350 full-time
International students
£17,200 full-time

Find out more about postgraduate funding

Women in Engineering Scholarships

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations17
Written coursework / continuous assessment50
Dissertation33 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Dr Zahir Dehouche
Email
zahir.dehouche@brunel.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1895 265370