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Sustainable Engineering (Offshore Renewable Energy)

This programme combines study in specialist, advanced engineering technologies underpinned with training in sustainability. The programme has been developed with direct industrial involvement to provide you with a solid understanding of modern, sustainable engineering. As well as gaining an understanding of how sustainable engineering applies to offshore renewable energy, this programme will also provide you with key transferable skills to aid your employability.

Entry requirements

MSc

BEng with First, or Second Class (Upper Division) Honours or equivalent overseas qualification.

PgDip

Applicants with marginally lower qualifications will be considered for the Postgraduate Diploma in the first instance. Applicants with other qualifications will be considered on an individual basis.

Course modules

Instructional modules: Sustainability; energy resources and policy; electrical power systems; finite element analysis of floating structures; renewable marine energy systems.

Elective modules: Design management; financial engineering; information management; risk management; environmental impact assessment.

Assessment methods

There are two types of method for module assessment. One is course work assessment only, the other is examination assessment. For examined modules the final assessment mark consists of 30-40 percent course work and 60-70 percent examination.

Fees

Course fees for Scottish and EU students are £5,500. For students from the rest of the UK, course fees are £9,000. Course fees for international students are £18,000.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
PgDip Full-time 9 Months
MSc Full-time 12 Months

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