International Energy Studies and Energy Policy (MSc) (Taught) University of Dundee

Postgraduate

The aim of the MSc programme is to prepare participants for managerial, advisory and academic positions in the energy sector. The programme aims to provide an intellectually challenging academic programme of study, which will demand of the student the ability to analyse, synthesise and evaluate key theoretical concepts and practical applications in energy with an emphasis on the economic dimensions of the subject.

The world's long-term economic development depends on the existence of efficient, innovative and creative energy and resources industries. These in turn rely on individuals who possess a sound grasp of their legal, economic, technical and policy backgrounds.

The CEPMLP is at the heart of these issues and provides the best in advanced education in its field, preparing its graduates to meet the challenges posed by the evolving global economy.

  • Qualification

    MSc

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    January 2019

  • Duration

    12 months


Course details

Modules

Modules include: natural resources sectors (a multidisciplinary introduction); dissertation or internship; energy economics (the tools); energy economics (the issues); quantitative methods for energy economists; economics of regulation and restructuring of energy industries; downstream energy law and policy; international relations and energy and natural resources; public policies for resource-based development; quantitative methods for energy economists.

Assessment method

A combination of examinations and a research paper.


Entry requirements

You should have a good 4-year degree, equivalent to a UK honours degree, preferably at upper 2nd class level or above. Candidates holding the equivalent of a good 2nd class lower degree may also apply. You must provide degree certificates and academic transcripts with your application. Preferred degree disciplines are Law, Economics, Geology, Petroleum or Mining Engineering, Finance. Work experience in the energy/natural resources industry is an advantage, though it is not a strict requirement for admission to the MSc. Please check our website for English language requirements.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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