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Course summary

This course aims to teach the fundamental sciences behind technologies involved in energy utilization, electricity generation, energy efficiency, and alternative energy, develop graduates with an overall view of energy engineering, while offering specialisation in a selected area through a research project and prepare students for future research.

Assessment method

Assessment methods include essays, written examinations and a thesis.


How to apply

International applicants

This course has a subject classification which requires students whose nationality is outside the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland to have an ATAS certificate, irrespective of country of residence at the point of application.

Further information can be found on the UK Government's website: www.gov.uk/academic-technology-approval-scheme

Entry requirements

Applicants for this course should have achieved a UK 1st Class Honours degree. A wide range of graduates are encouraged to apply, including mechanical, chemical, civil, or environmental engineers. Physics and chemistry graduates are also encouraged, while electrical engineers who want to learn more about the thermo-fluid aspects of energy technologies can also apply. Selection is carefully done to ensure sufficient academic background. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum 6.5 in reading and 7.0 in listening, writing and speaking) or equivalent.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Energy Technologies at University of Cambridge - UCAS