MSc Electrical Power Engineering
This programme provides an opportunity to specialise in the field of electrical power. It builds on the first degree in electrical/electronic engineering and explores how modern power systems from drives to power distribution are designed and implemented.
This programme develops technical skills and knowledge at an advanced level, as well as developing the professional, analytical and management skills of students.
This programme includes a major research project. Many of the projects are derived from our industrial links, and a number are proposed by students, reflecting their personal interests or experience of their employers.
Smart Grids and Sustainability (15 credits) Electrical Machines and Drives (15 credits) Group Power Project (15 credits) Power Systems Analysis (15 credits) technology integration and Interfacing (15 credits) Power Electronic Converters (15 credits) Individual Research Project (60 credits) Research, Planning and Communication (15 credits) Strategy & Management (15 credits)
Applicants should have:
A degree (2.2 or above) in electrical and/or electronic engineering or an equivalent qualification.
• Students without a first degree but with professional and vocational experience (e.g. Incorporated Engineer or Chartered Engineer status) may be considered if they demonstrate the potential to succeed on the programme.
• Students educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.0 or above with no skill less than 5.5.