Taught course

Electrical Power Systems

University of Southampton · Electronics and Computer Science

Entry requirements

A UK bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours or higher in electronic/electrical engineering, computer science,or a closely related subject. Specific module requirements also apply. Please see website.

Months of entry


Course content

If you are considering a career in the electrical power industry this one-year MSc will provide an excellent preparation. You will consider aspects of sustainable energy generation and issues concerned with bulk electrical energy transport to the ultimate user. To design and develop future energy networks, knowledge and understanding of the current infrastructure is essential. On this programme you'll be provided with a solid grounding in generation, transmission and distribution engineering, and consider the wider issues of energy, renewable generation and sustainability.

Information for international students

English language: Band C, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

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