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Power Engineering and Sustainable Energy

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). This course places strong emphasis on state-of-the-art semiconductor devices and technologies, advanced power electronics and drives, and advanced power systems. The course also covers conventional and renewable energy generation technologies. Exciting new developments such as wide band gap electronics, energy harvesting, solar cells and biofuels are discussed and recent developments in power electronics are highlighted.

Course modules

Modules could include: advanced power electronics and drives; power semiconductor devices; advanced power systems; energy and power engineering laboratory; power generation systems; modern control systems; wide band-gap electronics; environmental analysis and legislation; communication skills for research engineers; optimisation and reliability.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 9,250 (Year 1) International 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 3,800 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 17,950 (Year 1) International 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,150 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 (Year 1) International 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,050 (Year 1) Home/EU 3 Years

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