Taught course

Energy and Sustainability (Energy, Environment and Buildings)

University of Southampton · Engineering

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Entry requirements

2:1 or higher BEng or BSc degree in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or Chemistry. Graduates with degrees in Geography, Biological or Environmental Science may qualify, providing that they have a good A-level or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in mathematics and physics and that their degree incorporates a significant mathematical component, including calculus.

Months of entry


Course content

Learn about the relationship between energy and the environment on this master's. You'll explore the current and projected impacts of climate change and what this means for the energy industry. This programme has been developed alongside specialists to make sure you develop the skills to assess the energy performance and climatic design of buildings and urban forms. You'll learn to view energy and sustainability challenges from multiple perspectives, which will help you to develop rounded and lasting solutions. Our multidisciplinary approach will enable you to tackle climate change issues, while improving energy supply and the built environment.

Information for international students

All applicants must demonstrate they possess at least a minimum standard of English language proficiency:
Band B, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 5.5 in all components.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Please see the funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Engineering and the Environment
+44 (0)23 8059 4651