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Electrical Power Engineering with Business

This course recognises the need for graduates with skills to address the world's major issues in electrical energy and power systems. It offers an integrated programme targeted at graduates concerned with the design, operation and analysis of power supply systems, power plant, renewables and industrial electrical equipment in the context of a liberalised power supply industry, globalised markets and environmental drivers.

Entry requirements

A first or good second-class UK Honours degree or equivalent overseas qualification in electronic, electrical or communications engineering, or a related subject from a recognised academic institution.

English language requirements

Candidates whose first language is not English or who have not undertaken their undergraduate course in the UK must possess a recent UKBA-recognised English qualification.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Advanced power system analysis and protection; high voltage technology and electromagnetic compatibility; power electronics for energy and drive control; assignment and professional studies.

Elective modules: Business information systems; advanced project management; power system economics, markets and asset management; wind energy distributed energy resources; wind turbine control; software engineering.

Summer (June to September): Research project / internship.

Assessment methods

A variety of assessment techniques are used throughout the course. You'll complete at least six modules. Each module has a combination of written assignments, individual and group reports, oral presentations, practical lab work and, where appropriate, an end-of-term exam.

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
MSc Full-time 12 Months

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