Renewable and Sustainable Energy Engineering (Foundation Year) at University of Central Lancashire - UCAS

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Course summary

Our multidisciplinary BEng (Hons) Renewable and Sustainable Energy Engineering course focuses on energy generation, technology, demand and supply. Join us to be a part of the solution to combat climate change for the 21st century. We’re preparing the next generation of energy engineers to take on one of the most pressing issues facing society – the future security of our energy supply. On this course you’ll explore the generation, transmission, storage and uses of renewable energy, ready to pursue a rewarding and sustainable career in engineering. As scientists make dire predictions about the catastrophic impact that climate change is likely to have on future generations, governments and industries are urgently seeking new ways of powering our homes, cities and economies without devastating our world. On our multidisciplinary BEng (Hons) Renewable and Sustainable Energy Engineering, you can tailor the degree to suit your interests. Whether it’s designing and installing renewable energy systems such as wind or solar, working with nuclear power, designing tomorrow’s carbon capture technology or providing future advice on energy efficiency and low carbon technology to business and industry, this course is adaptable towards your career goals. Why study with us

  • Become an innovator at the forefront of the green energy revolution. Our industry-led course will give you the skills to thrive in this rapidly advancing sector.
  • You’ll learn from the experts - we regularly host industry partners for guest lectures and research projects. Previous events have featured BRE Group, Carbon Trust, Energy Institute, Fire and Rescue Services, Shell, GexCon, Tyco and many others.
  • Outside the classroom you can join our Sustainable Engineering programmes such as the Eco–Car Challenge and our new Wind project, working with a diverse group of students and staff on projects using complex systems.

Modules

Please visit The University of Central Lancashire’s website for the latest information about our modules.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
RS11
Institution code:
C30
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
U

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Student Outcomes

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82%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
93%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note fees for the foundation year will be £9,250, and then £9,250 per year for the remainder of the course. *subject only to annual increase in line with UK Retail Price Index inflation rate
Renewable and Sustainable Energy Engineering (Foundation Year) at University of Central Lancashire - UCAS