Taught course

New and Renewable Energy

Durham University · School of Engineering

Entry requirements

The equivalent of a UK 2.1 or equivalent. This should normally be in an appropriate Engineering or Engineering-related subject including modules in electrical engineering and/or thermodynamics.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc in New and Renewable Energy is designed to equip you with the skills required to meet the growing challenge to achieve energy and environmental sustainability through the application of new and renewable energy technologies. The course aims to enable you to develop the capacity to solve problems across the traditional engineering boundaries and to have an appreciation of complete energy systems from source to end user, to have knowledge of the relevant technologies and to understand the interactions between them. The course also provides you with the opportunity to develop skills in research, development, design and project management through individual and team-based project work.

Core modules:

• Low Carbon Technologies

• Energy Conversion and Delivery

• Group Design Project

• Research and Development Project.

Fees and funding

UK students
£10,500.00 per year
International students
£24,500.00 per year


Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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