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.
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.
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.
See Also -
- Jobs in Renewable Energy
- Three Gorges Dam
- How Do PV Solar Panels Work
- Energy Audit
- Eden Project Geothermal Power Plant
- Real Time Wind Speed Map
- Betz Limit
- Worlds Largest Wind Turbine Generator
- Energy Efficient Driving
- Interconnecting Batteries for Battery Bank
Find a job in renewable energy and green technologies
Learn about the world's largest dam and hydro electric project
Find out how photovoltaic solar cells generate electricity
Find out how to conduct an energy audit.
Check current wind speeds at your UK location and see a forecast for the next 7 days
Understand the Betz Limit and how it affects wind turbines
Read about the world's biggest wind turbines - 5MW
Find out how to drive your car most efficiently
Find out how best to connect batteries together into a battery bank