Master of Science in Sustainable Energy Processes and Systems

General

Program Description

Renewable energy from wind, water, solar and biomass plays an increasing role both nationally as well as internationally. If you hold a Bachelor's degree in engineering, you can attain insight into the potential of renewable energy processes and energy systems of the future.

In Sweden, the EU and large parts of the rest of the world, biofuels are the most important and largest of the renewable energy sources, although wind power and solar energy are on the rise. What should be considered during the handling of biofuels and which processes and systems are appropriate to choose when planning for future energy production? And how can our society become more efficient in energy use? You learn about planning for future energy systems and processes and attain knowledge of project management and research methods. Career opportunities are global and rapidly increasing.

Entry Requirements

General entry requirements for second-cycle studies and specific entry requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Energy Technology, Environmental Technology, Civil Engineering, Material Science or equivalent.
  • English B/6 or the equivalent.

Selections

Alternative selection: The selection of students who have applied is based on academic excellence and individual assessment.

Syllabus

Click here for the program syllabus.

Career

The program provides a basis for a career as an energy system planner, energy strategist, environmental investigator or project manager. Career opportunities are global and rapidly increasing, especially if you choose a career as a consultant.

Degree

Upon successful completion of the program, the student is awarded the Master of Science (120 credits) with a specialization in Sustainable Energy Processes and Systems.

The main field of Study: Bioenergy Technology

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

Linnaeus University is a modern, international university named after Carl Linnaeus – a world-renowned Swedish scientist who was born in the Småland region where the university is located.

Linnaeus University is a modern, international university named after Carl Linnaeus – a world-renowned Swedish scientist who was born in the Småland region where the university is located. Read less
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