Taught course

Nanotechnology and Renewable Energy

University of Surrey · Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.2 in a UK honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in Electrical or Electronic Engineering, Advanced Materials, Materials Science, Nano Sciences, Physical Chemistry, Physics or a related discipline.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MSc Nanotechnology and Renewable Energy focuses on the practical implementation of nanoscience and quantum engineering, nanomaterials and nanotechnology for renewable energy.

The programme covers the fundamentals behind nanotechnology and moves on to discuss its implementation using nanomaterials – such as graphene carbon nanotubes, 2D materials, and perovskite solar cells. You will discover the use of advanced nanotechnology tools which allow us to see at the nanoscale, and learn about future trends and applications for energy generation and storage.

Completion of the programme will provide you with the essential skills you need to advance your career in this rapidly emerging field.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

+44 (0)1483 682 222