Taught course

Electrical Engineering for Sustainable and Renewable Energy

University of Nottingham · Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Entry requirements

A high 2:2 (or international equivalent) in electrical engineering or other electrical engineering related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Electrical Engineering for Sustainable and Renewable Energy is designed to provide instruction and training in the most recent developments in the equipment and systems used to interface and control renewable and sustainable energy systems.

This knowledge is essential both for an engineer wanting to work in research and development in electrical engineering for renewable energy systems in industry and for an engineer planning a research career in the field.

The course will give you an advanced and comprehensive coverage of the specialist engineering skills required by an engineer working in electrical technology for renewable and sustainable energy systems.

The programme provides an excellent basis for those engineers wishing to update their knowledge in this area or those students/engineers who wish to go on to do research or to study for a PhD degree and finally for those first degree students wishing to enhance their training leading to a Masters degree.

For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus.

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS: 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in any element).

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the Faculty of Engineering web pages.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


full time
9 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0) 115 951 5151