Taught course

Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy Systems

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Qualifications
MSc(Eng)

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in electronic or electrical engineering, mechatronics or physics. Applicants with a high 2:2 may be considered if they can demonstrate specific competence in power electronics, electrical machines or drives.

All applicants will need to have GCSE English Language at grade C or above, or an appropriate English language qualification.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Renewable energy and cutting carbon emissions now top the global environmental agenda. This programme addresses the fundamentals of renewable energy and shows how solar, wind and other such energy sources can be efficiently integrated into practical power systems.

You’ll study core power engineering topics such as power converters, electric drives and control alongside with modules specific to renewable energy sources and power system.

At the same time, you’ll study a unique range of modules on the generation of electricity from solar and wind power, energy management through the applications of power electronics and comprehensive analysis of smart grid systems. You’ll also explore the opportunity to address the control and management issues in modern energy systems.

You’ll be prepared to meet the renewable energy challenges of the 21st century in a wide range of careers.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Team
Email
pgtelec@leeds.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 343 2035