Taught course

Energy from Waste

Institution
Cranfield University · Energy
Qualifications
MScPGCertPGDip

Entry requirements

Suitable for graduate scientists and engineers with an interest in developing specialist knowledge in the waste sector with a specific interest on recovering sustainable energy from waste materials. Candidates must possess, or be expected to achieve, a 1st or 2nd class UK Honours degree in a relevant engineering or science-based discipline, or the international equivalent of these UK qualifications. Other relevant qualifications together with industrial experience may be considered. Please contact us if you do not meet our formal entry requirements.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course will explore methods of managing wastes alongside the conversion of wastes to energy and the role of energy from waste in the UK, in terms of the technology and the biochemistry and/or chemistry of fuels. As such this course is targeted at engineering and physical science graduates due to the nature of the modules. Students completing this course will gain a broad appreciation of the technical, economic and environmental challenges that face the energy from waste industry. It is anticipated that students completing this course will be employed by waste management companies, energy companies and the engineering sector dealing with waste, in both technical and engineering consultancy along with management roles across the sector.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months
full time
12 months

PGCert

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Office
Email
enquiries@cranfield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1234 758008