A first- or upper second-class undergraduate honours degree in either a social or a natural science. Applicants with relevant professional experience will also be considered.
Months of entry
This course provides a broad-based, social science training in energy and climate policy, focusing in particular on the role of technological innovation.
Our approach is interdisciplinary, practical and applied, providing you with the skills to analyse policy problems and to propose and evaluate viable policy solutions. The course provides you with an essential foundation for future careers in government, international organisations, the private sector and NGOs.
This MSc is unique in combining ideas from economics, innovation studies and policy studies while requiring no prior training in these fields.
You explore the opportunities, challenges and constraints in creating sustainable and low-carbon energy systems throughout the world. You investigate real-world policy problems in a range of countries, engage with concepts and debates from a number of disciplines, and draw on the latest research and practice in this field.
Take this opportunity to join a generation of graduates taking on the challenge of creating sustainable energy systems.
Information for international students
Fees and funding
The University of Sussex aims to attract the most talented students to postgraduate study and offers one of the most generous scholarship programmes of any UK university. For full details of our scholarships please visit:www.sussex.ac.uk/study/money/scholarships/pgt2016/
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Student Recruitment Services
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