Robert Gordon University

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen

Renewable Energy Engineering (Taught)

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Course summary

This MSc Renewable Energy Engineering course is an interdisciplinary course across the Schools of Engineering, Business and Computing. The course will provide graduates with practical experience as it incorporates practical activities, site visits, case study learning, and industry guest speakers lectures. There will also be an opportunity for completing the final project with industry, final projects will be supported by our School research groups working in these areas, thus providing graduates with research skills as well. The course also include group projects on real life applications that address various aspects of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. This course allows graduation with two options, either MSc in Renewable Energy Engineering with specialisation in "Innovation and Design" or "Operation and Maintenance".


Information can be found on the RGU website -

How to apply

International applicants

Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent. We accept a variety of in-country and secure English language tests, find out more:

Entry requirements

Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in Engineering or a relevant Science discipline. Applicants with either a relevant non-Engineering background such as Geology, Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics and/or applicants with a lower degree classification or those with relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis. Applicants are not usually interviewed, although some may be if they do not meet the standard entry requirements.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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Sponsorship information

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Renewable Energy Engineering at Robert Gordon University - UCAS