Taught course

Urban Energy Technology and Policy

Newcastle University · School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a related discipline, such as built environment, engineering, science, mathematics or environmental sciences.

Months of entry


Course content

Our programme focuses on UK policy environment whilst being well-situated within international energy challenges. Our aim is to provide a wide, cross-scale and integral understanding of energy in cities and sub-cities scales.

The course is for those intending to play a high profile role for the next generation of urban energy infrastructure in:

  • planning
  • designing
  • managing
  • policy making

The course will suit graduates from backgrounds in:

  • engineering
  • planning
  • architecture
  • science
  • relevant business management

You will carry out research-related project work in the multidisciplinary urban energy field. Your project will build on the latest professional practice and existing research.

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Information for international students

If your first language is not English you need an overall IELTS score of 6.5.

Fees and funding

See our course fees and funding web page.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Nicola Rutherford, Programme Secretary, School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape
+44 (0) 191 208 6809