The MSc in Power Engineering and Sustainable Energy equips you with a sound knowledge of semiconductor devices and technologies, advanced power electronics, and advanced power systems.
You will also learn about renewable energy generation technologies, wide bandgap electronics, energy harvesting, solar cells and biofuels.
Growing concerns about greenhouse gas emission and global warming mean the subject of power engineering and sustainable energy has never been more vital.
Why Power Engineering and Sustainable Energy at Swansea?
The College of Engineering has an established global reputation for pioneering research and teaching in electrical and electronics energy, and advanced semiconductor materials.
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The College of Engineering has an international reputation for electrical and electronics research for energy and advanced semiconductor materials and devices.
Exciting new developments such as wide bandgap electronics, energy harvesting, solar cells and biofuels are discussed and recent developments in power electronics will be highlighted.
Your Power Engineering and Sustainable Energy Experience
Your studies will have a strong focus on advanced power systems and state-of-the-art semiconductor technologies.
Conventional and renewable energy generation technologies will also be explored, together with developments in fields such as wide bandgap electronics, solar cells and energy harvesting.
The College of Engineering has an international community of over 500 postgraduate students and 120 research staff.
You will have access to our on-site library, open 24 hours a day, advanced laboratories, a year-round programme of guest lectures, and dedicated postgraduate workrooms.
Swansea University was named University of the Year in the 2019 Whatuni Student Choice Awards for the second time in five years. As well as being crowned University of the Year, Swansea University took the top spot in the International category and placed top three in the Postgraduate, and Course and Lecturers categories. The Whatuni Student Choice Awards are voted for entirely by students, with more than 41,000 reviews and comments submitted from more than 160 UK institutions.
In the prestigious Guardian University Guide 2021, we are placed 24th in the UK and have won the Welsh University of the Year title for the second time in three years, cementing our position as Wales’ leading higher education institution.
We place our students at the heart of everything. As a result, we achieved a gold rating, the highest rating possible, in the national Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) and are ranked 6th in the UK for student satisfaction in the National Student Survey for 2020.
Our stunning waterfront campuses make us a desirable location for students and staff from around the world, and our multicultural community provides a global perspective, enabling those who join us to develop skills and knowledge that set them on successful and enriching careers.