Master of Science - Renewable Energy Technology

OVERVIEW OF THE PROGRAMME

The energy sector is one of the most critial sectors for all the islands of the Caribbean region and in most cases represents a major source of economic vulnerability. There is, therefore, a great demand in the market, for highly technical personnel, executives and other professionals with specializatin in the area of sustainable energy systems . These programmes are intended to meet this need. Students will be provided with a multiisciplinary knowledge of energy sources, distributin technologies and effient use in buildings and industrial processes, together with social and environmental issues as well as essential tools for management in this area.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • First degree in economics, engineering, management or natural sciences
  • First degree in any discipline plus relevant experience working in a related field
  • Significant work experience in a management environment
  • Degrees must be from a recognised University with a GPA of 2.5 or a Lower Second Class Honours degree or its equivalent

COURSE TIMETABLE

CORE

  • Energy Economics
  • Energy Use and Energy Auditing
  • Shaping Sustainable Energy Systems
  • Programme and Project Management
  • Research Project
  • Seminar Series
  • Electrical Integration of Renewables
  • Hydro and Marine Power
  • Solar Energy Conversion
  • Wind Energy I
  • Bioenergy I

ELECTIVES

  • Advanced Solar Energy
  • Wind Energy II
  • Bioenergy II
  • Energy Storage
  • Geothermal Energy

Link to Renewable Energy Technology Programme Brochure