Master Sustainable Energy M Eng Sc

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • EUR14500 Year (Non-EEA)
  • English (IELTS accepted)
University College Cork | Cork, Ireland
UCC have developed a Masters in Engineering Science in Sustainable Energy, in recognition of the growing international market for sustainable energy systems and the shortage of qualified engineers. This programme is open to Engineering graduates of all disciplines with an 8 month programme option leading to a Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainable Energy.

Description of Sustainable Energy M Eng Sc

Advertisement

UCC have developed a Masters in Engineering Science in Sustainable Energy, in recognition of the growing international market for sustainable energy systems and the shortage of qualified engineers. This programme is open to Engineering graduates of all disciplines with an 8 month programme option leading to a Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainable Energy.

Detailed Course Facts

Application deadline January 15th:Offers made by January 30th/March 1st:Offers made by March 15th/May 1st:Offers made by May 15th/July 1st:Offers made by July 15th
Tuition fee
  • EUR 14500 Year (Non-EEA)
  • EUR 6500 Year (EEA)
Start date September  2015
Duration full-time 12 months
Languages
  • English
Take an IELTS test
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Full-time

Course Content

In Part I students take modules to the value of 50 credits and a Preliminary Research Report in Sustainable Energy (NE6008) to the value of 10 credits. Part II consists of a Dissertation in Sustainable Energy (NE6009) to the value of 30 credits which is completed over the summer months.

Students take 90 credits as follows:

Part I Students take 50 credits as follows:

  • NE3002 Energy in Buildings (5 credits)
  • EE3011 Power Electronic Systems (5 credits)
  • EE4010 Electrical Power Systems (5 credits) NE3003 Sustainable Energy (5 credits)
  • NE4006 Energy Systems in Buildings (5 credits)
  • NE6003 Wind Energy (5 credits)
  • NE6004 Biomass Energy (5 credits)
  • NE6005 Ocean Energy (5 credits)
  • NE6006 Solar and Geothermal Energy (5 credits)
  • NE6007 Energy Systems Modelling (5 credits)

Depending on the background of the student, the Programme Coordinator may decide to replace some of the above taught modules from the following list of modules up to a maximum of 20 credits:

  • CE4001 The Engineer in Society (Law, Architecture and Planning) (5 credits)
  • EE3012 Electromechanical Energy Conversion (5 credits)
  • EE4001 Power Electronics, Drives and Energy Conversion (5 credits)
  • EE4002 Control Engineering (5 credits)
  • EE6107 Advanced Power Electronics and Electric Drives (5 credits)
  • ME6007 Mechanical Systems (5 credits)
  • NE4008 Photovoltaic Systems (5 credits)
  • PE6003 Process Validation and Quality (5 credits)

In addition, all students must take 10 credits as follows:

  • NE6008 Preliminary Research Report in Sustainable Energy (10 credits)

Part II

  • NE6009 Dissertation in Sustainable Energy (30 credits)

NE6009 must be submitted on a date in September as specified by the Department

English Language Requirements

Requirements for Sustainable Energy M Eng Sc

Candidates must have a BE(Hons) or BEng (Hons) Degree or equivalent engineering qualification, with a minimum grade 2H2. However, candidates with equivalent academic qualifications and suitable experience may be accepted subject to the approval of College of Science, Engineering and Food Science. In all cases, the course of study for each candidate must be approved by the Programme Coordinator. Candidates, for whom English is not their primary language, should possess an IELTS of 6.5 (or TOEFL equivalent) with no less than 6.0 in each individual category.

Work Experience for Sustainable Energy M Eng Sc

No work experience is required.

More Information

We Are Helping Thousands of Students to Find a University Abroad!

Shivprasad
Fortunately enough I was able to find StudyPortals. Right from the start of the application to getting the confirmation of admission I was using StudyPortals.
Shivprasad - India

Sign up for your personal newsletter and we will help you too.

We will send you all the information you need to find your dream study programme!