The master’s degree is a coveted academic award granted to students who have pursued their education beyond the basic bachelor’s degree. The students who earn their master’s degree may find that they have access to better jobs and a wider range of employment opportunities than those who finish their schooling with a bachelor’s degree. For students in energy-related fields, there are many reasons to seek a Master of Science in Energy Management.
What is an MSc in Energy Management? Students in this program can expect to learn how to apply certain engineering principles, as well as technical skills, to real-life situations, such as developing sustainable energy-efficient practices. The courses in this type of program generally cover subjects like energy conservation, instrumentation calibration, the use of energy conservation techniques, and the methods of monitoring and testing energy use and loss.
The benefits of obtaining a master’s degree in this field begin with the edge that graduates will need as they compete with other professionals. The number of qualified energy professionals has increased over the years, so an advanced degree might be the deciding factor when graduates seek employment. In addition to this advantage, graduates from an MSc in Energy Management program will have the knowledge and skills that are required to advance in their profession.
The costs of completing a Master’s in Energy Management vary a great deal as the schools providing this degree are spread throughout the world. For the most accurate information, students should contact their preferred schools directly.
Graduates from an MSc in Energy Management program can expect to find jobs in many industries. These include careers in fields like engineering, urban planning, government, and consulting. Depending upon their specific area of focus, graduates might choose to work for sustainable living firms or energy companies. They may find positions working for private firms or public entities. One thing is certain, graduates are entering a field that has the potential to influence communities in both the near and the long-term future.
In order to find out which school and program are best for your situation, spend some time researching the available programs on the program listing and choose the ones that are the best match. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.
The Master of Science in Global Energy Management (GEM) is a business and leadership degree, offered in a hybrid online format so you can work while you study. This 18-mo
The Master of Science in Global Energy Management (GEM) from the University of Colorado Denver Business School is a graduate business and leadership degree designed to develop future leaders in the energy industry. This 18-month, 36-credit “energy MBA” offered in a hybrid online format offers graduate business courses focused entirely on the energy industry, with a global perspective spanning all energy sectors. The curriculum is taught by expert practitioners and continuously vetted by industry partners.
Career and Learning Outcomes
Most graduates (55%) report an increase in salary by graduation, with 15% receiving an increase of 20% or more. Our graduates often ascend to leadership in their current area, gain the skills to transition to a new role or sector, or even start their own companies....
Our Energy Policy Masters offers a distinct broad-based, interdisciplinary social science training in energy policy, focusing on the challenge of climate change and the r
Our Energy Policy Masters offers a distinct broad-based, interdisciplinary social science training in energy policy, focusing on the challenge of climate change and the role of innovation.
Learn from internationally renowned academics from Sussex's Science Policy Research Unit who are making a global impact and designing and delivering solutions for sustainable futures.
Taught 100% online, you'll join students, academics and researchers from around the world who are bringing their expertise and experience to the virtual classroom. And with six start dates a year (January, March, May, July, September and November), you can start this course when you like and study in your own time, from your own home....
The Master of Science in Sustainable Energy Management program (MSSEM) focuses on renewable energy production, transformation, distribution, and management. It is designe
The Master of Science in Sustainable Energy Management program (MSSEM) focuses on renewable energy production, transformation, distribution, and management. It is designed to provide students with a well-balanced education in the areas of renewable energy science, engineering, and management.
The core courses of this program provide the skills and expertise required for a comprehensive understanding of the most recent technological, institutional, and economic issues related to renewable energy sustainability planning and development.
This professional master’s program also addresses the leadership gap in renewable energy and related companies. It provides students with managerial skills that will allow them to monitor complex social-technical systems related to energy and the environment....
Technological development offers new possibilities to make people's daily lives more healthy, safe, understandable, independent, fun and comfortable.
Technological development offers new possibilities to make people's daily lives more healthy, safe, understandable, independent, fun and comfortable. New technologies provide us, for instance, with energy-friendly and sustainable solutions to improve the environment in which we live as well as tools for elderly people to live longer on their own. Furthermore, new technologies provide us with new means of communication and new ways of entertainment. Examples are smartphones, ambient intelligence and smart homes, online shopping and communities, 3D television and renewable energy technologies like hydrogen technology and biomass.
For these technologies to be really successful, people will need to be able to use them properly as well as trust, accept and adopt them. As a Human-Technology Interaction engineer, you are typically concerned with topics that require a profound understanding of both the human and technological aspects. You will learn about usability, ergonomics, perception, cognition, decision making, social psychology, consumer behavior and environmental psychology. Simultaneously, as a Human-Technology Interaction engineer, you will need a thorough understanding of technology. Therefore, a substantial part of the Master’s Program will consist of engineering courses in the area of your interest....
The MSc ANWM is designed to provide skilled and specialized human resources to the European and international states developing nuclear technology and focusing on Dismant
SNEAM/ANWM - Advanced Nuclear Waste Management specializes in nuclear waste management. It develops fundamental scientific, technical and industrial knowledge, has a particular focus on the backend of the nuclear fuel cycle, nuclear waste management, long-term safety, and environmental impact assessment and provides strong insights on dismantlement and decommissioning of nuclear installations.
The master forms engineers exposed to a highly complex scientific environment where technical expertise is omnipresent in the field of nuclear waste management. The program provides:
The scientific knowledge necessary for nuclear waste management and the capability to understand how to assess long-term safety and environment impacts.
The competencies to master the operational techniques and strategies for the management of nuclear waste.
The appropriate solutions according to the type of waste through project work in the industry.
The possibility to build contacts with a large number of international key players in the field.
The competencies to master dismantlement and decommissioning of nuclear installations.
Societal considerations in the management of nuclear waste with regard to the public acceptance.
In this master track, you will focus on becoming an authority on Sustainable Energy Systems.
In this master track, you will focus on becoming an authority on Sustainable Energy Systems. You will learn to model and validate systems with multiple inputs and outputs using both white box modeling and system identification. You focus on Sustainable Energy Systems including sustainable technology and Energy System Integration (ESI). You focus on control applications used in industry. Furthermore, you can choose modules about Data Analytics or Power Supply.
The course consists of:
individual and group assignments
experimental research and laboratory exercises
model development and simulation exercises
a major project including a management game
Teaching methods and specialization
Making greater use of the renewable energy systems available is a way to meet the climate change challenge while helping to secure the availability of energy supplies to
The future energy challenge calls for new supplies of affordable sustainable energy.
Making greater use of the renewable energy systems available is a way to meet the climate change challenge while helping to secure the availability of energy supplies to us all. In this programme, you will learn how to produce energy safely, economically, and using low-emission technology and renewable energy sources.
After graduation, you will understand the benefits and drawbacks of different bio-energy generation technologies and will be able to design small-scale bio-energy systems.
Intended learning outcomes
After completing this Master's programme, you will be able to:
analyse, design and select energy conversion processes for different applications, taking technological, economical, environmental and societal aspects into account
apply and develop mathematical models to solve energy technological problems
investigate and design small-scale bio-energy systems
understands what prerequisites various bio-fuels sets for their utilisation (processes and equipment)
take part in strategic planning at a national level to increase the use of bio-energy nationally
understands and to explain the benefits and drawbacks of different bio-energy generation technologies
manage and organise both national and international projects
design energy technology related equipment, plants, processes and systems
communicate and act in the academic and research environment
work as a specialist in energy technology.
The M.Sc. Sustainable Critical Infrastructure (M.Sc. in SCI) program will be conducive to developing highly skilled researchers and workforce and attracting substantial g
Khalifa University of Science and Technology offers Graduate Research / Teaching Assistant (GRTA) scholarships to support qualified international students enrolled in graduate programs.
The scholarship provides generous remuneration and benefits that include:
Full coverage of tuition fees.
Medical insurance coverage for students under the Khalifa University visa.
Support to attend international research conferences.
The indicative monthly stipend for GRTA Scholarship is as follows (subject to change).
We will start taking applications starting November 1st, 2018 for the next intake in September 1st, 2019.
The M.Sc. Sustainable Critical Infrastructure (M.Sc. in SCI) program will be conducive to developing highly skilled researchers and workforce and attracting substantial government and industry interest. The academic program is designed to develop core capabilities, through the integration of coursework and research that is critical to the region. The current scope of the academic programs provides the following set of core capabilities: advanced materials, thermal-fluid sciences, water, and environmental technologies, power systems, computational and information sciences, policy and economic modeling, engineering systems, Microsystems, and chemical processes....
This Master's program raises the fundamental questions of what sustainable energy might be and what a low carbon transition might look like from different perspectives.
This Master's program raises the fundamental questions of what sustainable energy might be and what a low carbon transition might look like from different perspectives.
The program is highly relevant to both the public sector and the private sector. Knowledge of sustainable development, energy, and environmental challenges are expected to increase sharply in the future. Such social change also requires new ways of thinking. In-depth knowledge in these areas will, therefore, be on high demand. The multidisciplinary approach of this master will undoubtedly strengthen the relevance of social science graduates for both the public and private sectors.
Through this program, students will gain advanced knowledge of national and international energy politics and policy and, among other things, analyze the relationships between energy, risk, societal safety, and sustainable development....
University of San Francisco - College of Arts & Sciences
Electric energy systems are rapidly transforming, making jobs in the energy sector among the fastest growing in the U.S. Our program equips students for energy management
Students gain an understanding of the grid, historically and today; electricity markets; electricity production, efficiency, and conservation; governance, risk, and compliance (GRC); environmental impacts and constraints from energy; and the policy environment. They develop skills in strategic management, communication, change management, stakeholder engagement, and critical and systems thinking.
Our interdisciplinary program features small class sizes and opportunities for research, internships, and professional engagement.
Program Learning Outcomes
Students will be able to:
utilize principles and processes of whole systems to understand how the energy system impacts and is related to the ecological system and the social system.
demonstrate an understanding of the energy policy and market environments and their impact on energy consumption and production.
demonstrate an understanding of the human dimension of energy systems including managing for change, stakeholder engagement, and customer engagement.
communicate skillfully through written reports and oral presentations in styles relevant to the energy field.
utilize critical analysis to understand why the current electricity generation and distribution system evolved and how to move it towards the 21st-century grid.
Classes are taught by full-time faculty, as well as by part-time faculty who have experiential knowledge in the energy sector.
We host guest speakers representing many aspects of the industry-government, utilities, NGOs, private firms.
Evening classes are held at USF’s downtown San Francisco campus at 101 Howard Street. Saturday classes are held at the main campus.
This course is now only recruiting for October 2020.
Energy supply is fundamentally important to our homes and workplaces. Future energy supply has to be stable, secure,
Energy supply is fundamentally important to our homes and workplaces. Future energy supply has to be stable, secure, not only affordable but sustainable, which makes energy supply a systems engineering problem. Energy Informatics is an emerging discipline that utilises powerful tools from modern information technology to analyse data from different energy systems and sources to solve energy supply problems.
The taught programme for the Energy Informatics masters is generally delivered from October to February and is comprised of eight modules. The modules are delivered over one week of intensive delivery with a second week being free from structured teaching to allow time for more independent learning and reflection....
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 individ
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.
Throughout its history, the CEPMLP has achieved continuous growth and has established international pre-eminence in its core activities: scholarly performance, high-level academic research, strategic consultancy and top-quality executive education. Currently, we have over 500 registered postgraduate students from more than 50 countries worldwide....
The purpose of the educational program "Sustainable Thermal and Energy Systems” is to prepare qualified specialists with professional knowledge, skills and abilities to s
MSc Degrees in Energy Management. Program description
The purpose of the educational program "Sustainable Thermal and Energy Systems” is to prepare qualified specialists with professional knowledge, skills and abilities to solve the following tasks in the field of industrial heat and power systems and social sphere:
to develop and maintain modern power engineering and heat installations;
to develop and implement promising heat-and-power systems and appropriate equipment for them;
to ensure rational use of fuel and energy resources at industrial enterprises and utilities;
to conduct a feasibility study with a justification of the priority directions for solutions of resources saving problems with a combination of centralized and autonomous power supply including the renewable energy sources usage;
to create advanced life support systems at enterprises and housing;
to develop mathematical models of studied objects for analyzing their efficiency via modern computer programs;
to ensure environmental protection.
This programme gives an overview of the provision and use of energy in the world today but allows the student to specialise in the rapidly expanding area of renewable ene
This programme gives an overview of the provision and use of energy in the world today but allows the student to specialise in the rapidly expanding area of renewable energy engineering. The programme is aimed at students wishing to develop a critical understanding of the significant changes afoot in the energy sector due to the development and integration of wind, marine, biomass and solar technologies.
The programme will provide graduates of a calibre capable of developing and implementing creative solutions to the problems encountered in renewable energy capture, conversion, storage and management.
Heriot-Watt recognises that learning needs to be flexible and this programme allows experienced and recent graduates to tailor the programme content and structure to their specific needs. The University uses a virtual learning environment (VLE) called Vision, which can be accessed via the Internet....
The University of Nottingham - Faculty of Engineering
This course focuses on energy conversion processes and practical abilities in management-related issues.
The MSc Building Performance Engineering is designed to provide you with a high level of engineering and technical expertise in energy conversion processes, combined with practical abilities in management-related issues.
This course is tailored towards graduates in engineering, science and related disciplines. The strong emphasis on science, technology and engineering is specifically targeted towards subject areas within the context of renewable and sustainable energy technologies and the built environment and uniquely combines this with effective management skills, economic appraisal and an understanding of the current policies and regulations that can be applied within modern industry in the UK, EU and internationally....