Taught course

Energy and Sustainability with Electrical Power Engineering

University of Southampton · Electronics and Computer Science

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Entry requirements

A UK bachelor’s degree with a minimum (2:1) degree (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering or Electronic Engineering, and a high 2:1 in the required modules. The required modules are: electrical machines, engineering physics, a minimum of 2 power systems modules (power system control, electrical power systems, energy power systems, transmissions and distribution of electrical power, power generation, high voltage engineering, applied electromagnetics, electro-technics, electrical apparatus, power electronics, electronic converters).

Months of entry


Course content

Our MSc Energy and Sustainability with Electrical Power Engineering degree considers all aspects of sustainable energy generation, transmission and distribution engineering. This one year course provides highly sought after skills for those who are considering a career in the electrical power industry.

This course considers all aspects of sustainable energy generation and the issues concerned with bulk electrical energy transport to the ultimate user.

It will give you a solid grounding in generation, transmission and distribution engineering, in addition to considering the wider issues of:

  • energy
  • renewable generation
  • 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

Scholarships, bursaries, sponsorships or grants may be available to support you through your course. Funding opportunities available to you are linked to your subject area and/or your country of origin. These can be from the University of Southampton or other sources.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
+44 (0)23 8059 2630