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
This is an advanced Masters course in the rapidly expanding area of renewable energy engineering. The course is aimed at students wishing to develop critical understanding of the significant changes afoot in the energy industry due to the development and integration of wind, marine, biomass and solar technologies. The course will provide graduates of a calibre capable of developing and implementing creative solutions to the problems encountered in renewable energy capture, conversion, storage and management.
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
- +44 (0)131 451 3023
- +44 (0)131 451 3136