A first or second class honours degree in a suitable subject with a numerate background. Equivalent overseas qualifications will also be considered. Applicants for whom English is not their first language and who do not already hold a degree in which the teaching was in English must satisfy the university minimum requirements for competence in English - IELTS at 6.5 or equivalent.
Months of entry
Graduates of the MSc Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation will develop critical understanding of the significant changes electrical energy networks and the methods of electrical generation are currently, and for the foreseeable future, engaged in and the implications of these changes.
Information for international students
Heriot Watt can provide summer courses in English as a foreign language and further information is available from the EPS Graduate School office.
Fees and funding
A full fees bursary is available for eligible full time students who are UK/EU nationals.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||37|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||13|
Course contact details
- Barbara Kerr
- 0131 451 3023
- 0131 451 3136