Taught course

Energy and Sustainability (Energy, Resources and Climate Change)

University of Southampton · Engineering

Entry requirements

A UK bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours or higher in engineering, mathematics, physical sciences or a related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

We’ve worked with commercial energy specialists to ensure this master's degree prepares you for a rewarding career in this fast-growing sector. You'll develop the skills to study the impact of using fossil fuels on the environment, and to develop alternative sustainable energy solutions.

Our distinctive modules in bioenergy, waste, energy and climate change will give you a key understanding of current issues.

You'll learn to view energy and sustainability challenges from multiple perspectives, which will help you to develop rounded and lasting solutions.

You'll be prepared for a rewarding career in this fast-growing sector as we transition to a low carbon economy and net zero.

Information for international students

English language requirements: 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 - https://www.southampton.ac.uk/courses/funding/postgraduate.page

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 4651