Taught course

MSc Sustainable Energy Engineering

University of East London · School of Architecture, Computing and Engineering - ACE

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:2 Honours in Engineering, Construction Management or a related programme. We would normally expect you to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths.

Months of entry


Course content

The course in sustainable energy engineering will provide you with advanced knowledge and skills in the key engineering aspects of renewable and sustainable energy. It covers topics such as wind, photovoltaic, thermo-mechanical energy conversion systems, and the environment, energy efficiency, building energy modelling and engineering optimisation. In this course, opportunities will be provided to every student to develop expertise in the key area of personal interest. You will develop a critical awareness of ethical and environmental considerations as well as society needs. You will learn to create multi-criteria optimal solutions to a variety of renewable and sustainable energy technologies problems. When you graduate, you will also have a comprehensive and systematic understanding of research methods and techniques who can conduct research-based projects and disseminate research outputs.

Information for international students

English Language: Overall Academic IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in Writing and Speaking; minimum 5.5 in Reading and Listening (or recognised equivalent).

Fees and funding

UK students
10,320£ per year
International students
15,240£ per year


Full Time- 10,320£ per year (Year 2 Industrial Placement Fee 3500£)

Part Time- 1,720£ per 30 credit module


Full Time- 15,240£ per year (Year 2 Industrial Placement Fee 3500£)

Part Time- 2,540£ per 30 credit module

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

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