Academic Opportunities

Renewable Energy Degree Courses

UK Courses (soon the whole list for other countries to will be published)

University of Exeter - BSc Renewable Energy. Taught on the UoE's Cornwall Campus. In 2006 the UK's first ever renewable energy students graduated from this course.

University of Nottingham MSc Electrical Technology for Sustainable and Renewable Energy Systems, and from 2008 Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy Systems (BEng/MEng).

University of Dundee BSc Renewable Energy and MSci Renewable Energy. (The linked to web page has a lot of information about the courses on offer which makes interesting reading for anyone interested in finding out more about RE). Click here for information about renewable energy scholarships available.

Cranfield University Offshore Renewable Energy (MSc/MTech/PgDip/PgCert).

Cranfield University MSc in Renewable Energy Engineering.

Cranfield University MSc in Carbon Capture and Transport

University of Cumbria BEng Sustainable Energy Technology.

De Montford University Green Energy Technology: BSc Honours. 3 years full time or 4 years sandwich course with a placement year in industry.

University of Glamorgan - MSc Renewable Energy and Resource Managment.

Heriot-Watt University - MSc/Diploma/Certificate in Renewable Energy Engineering.

University of Reading - MSc/PgDip in Renewable Energy: Technology and Sustainability.

University of Ulster - Postgraduate Diploma / MSc in Renewable Energy and Energy Management.

Durham University MSc New and Renewable Energy.

University of Leeds - MSc (Eng) Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy Systems. Of particular interest is the module PREN5440M - Renewable Sources of Energy.

Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology Modular MSc Renewable Energy Systems (Loughborough University). Course available via distance learning.

University of Edinburgh - BEng/MEng Mechanical Engineering with Renewable Energy.

Edinburgh Napier University - MSc Renewable Energy (full-time), or the same course part time. Also, MSc Energy and Environmental Engineering is available full-time and part-time.

Glyndwr University North East Wales Institute of Higher Education - BEng Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technologies, FdEng Renewable Energy Systems.

Centre for Alternative Technology - MSc Renewable Energy and the Built Environment.

Newcastle University - MSc Renewable Energy (link to a PDF document).

Cornwall College (in partnership with University of Plymouth) - FdSc Renewable Energy Technologies.

Kingston University London - Renewable Energy Engineering PgDIP/MSc.

University of Surrey - Renewable Energy Systems Engineering MSc.

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