Iceland School of Energy – Reykjavik University

Introduction

In a world daily facing the growing and often contradictory challenges of increased energy demands, declining reserves of fossil fuels, and an urgent need to address the challenge of reducing CO2 emissions, there is a clear case for far sighted training and education.

Our mission is to provide each new generation with trained experts in the field of clean energy for a sustainable world.

Iceland School of Energy offers a unique opportunity to study sustainable energy in close cooperation with leaders in the field of renewable energy. It brings together three important organisations:

  • Reykjavik Energy
  • Iceland GeoSurvey
  • Reykjavik University


Iceland School of Energy harnesses the expertise and knowledge gained from understanding and carefully exploiting the use of geothermal energy, hydropower and wind energy which powers our Icelandic community. Offeringa high quality learning experience is at the core of what we do.

Whether it be offering opportunities for research, design or the management of systems for sustainable energy, we strive to produce experts in the field for the global community: its people, businesses and industries.

Iceland School of Energy is part of and accredited by the School of Science and Engineering at Reykjavik University in Iceland.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

MSc

MSc in Sustainable Energy

Campus Full time 18 months July 2016 Iceland Reykjavik

Iceland School of Energy offers a unique opportunity to study sustainable energy in close cooperation with leaders in the field of renewable energy. It brings together three important organisations: Reykjavik Energy, Iceland GeoSurvey, Reykjavik University. [+]

MSc in Sustainable Energy

Language of instruction: English


Start date: August

The MSc in Sustainable Energy will enable you to join the new generation of professionals at the forefront of the energy revolution. The world is becoming acutely aware of the urgent need to resolve the many issues associated with energy consumption and climate change. The limited availability of fossil fuels and the need to reduce greenhouse gas emissions call for fundamental changes in the global energy landscape.

The MSc in Sustainable Energy is a broad-based, highly adaptable programme, based on practical and fieldwork experience. Students study sustainable energy from the perspective of business, science and technology and learn about a wide range of renewable technologies that suit different regions and societies. This includes: geothermal energy, hydroelectric power, wind power and energy efficiency. Taking advantage of our position in Iceland, a global leader in renewable energy development, our students are offered the unique opportunity to experience the whole sustainable energy process from the power plant to the development of sustainable energy law at government level. Upon completing the programme students will be able to apply their skills and knowledge to developing solutions to energy related problems.... [-]


MSc in Sustainable Energy Engineering

Campus Full time 18 months July 2016 Iceland Reykjavik

The world is becoming acutely aware of the urgent need to resolve the many issues associated with energy consumption and climate change. The limited availability of fossil fuels and the need to reduce [+]

MSc in Sustainable Energy Engineering

Language of instruction: English


Start date: August

The world is becoming acutely aware of the urgent need to resolve the many issues associated with energy consumption and climate change. The limited availability of fossil fuels and the need to reduce greenhouse gas emissions call for fundamental changes in the global energy landscape. This programme will enable you to join the new generation of professionals at the forefront of the energy revolution.

The MSc in Sustainable Energy Engineering is intended for students with a background in engineering or physical sciences, who want to take a more technical perspective on developing and engineering sustainable energy systems.... [-]


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Contact

Reykjavik University

Address Menntavegur 1
101 Reykjavík, Iceland
Website http://en.ru.is/ise/
Phone +354 599 6200