Degree
Master of Science in Technology
Study field
Technology
School
LUT School of Energy Systems
Credits
120 ECTS credits
Duration
2 years
Language
English
Study type
Degree studies
Form of study
Contact teaching
Location
Lappeenranta
Start date
When to apply
Regular admission
1 December 2022–18 January 2023
Rolling admission
1 November 2022–15 May 2023
Tuition fee
EUR 13 500/academic year (non EU/EEA students). Early bird discount and scholarships available.
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Understanding complex systems and modern technologies is essential for designing and utilising clean and efficient energy production.

The Master’s Programme in Sustainable Energy Systems gives you a comprehensive understanding of how different, sustainable and modern energy systems work and what needs to be considered when they are designed and utilised.

 

 

Study objectives

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In this programme, you will understand the technical requirements and limitations of the various technologies needed for modern and sustainable energy systems.

After completion of the Master’s programme, you will possess:

  • Professional skills to work as a specialist in energy technology.
  • Competence to design and analyse modern, sustainable energy systems and their integration into existing energy production and consumption systems from the technological, economic, environmental and societal perspectives.
  • Knowledge on how to apply mathematical and physical fundaments to model, solve and analyse energy technology related problems and challenges and design relevant technology, processes and systems.
  • Managerial skills to manage a team and to act as a part of the project team.

 

Degree structure and studies

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The Master's Programme in Sustainable Energy Systems is a two-year programme.

It leads to the degree of Master of Science in Technology, M.Sc. (Tech.), which is 120 ECTS credits. The programme includes core, advanced specialisation, minor and elective studies as well as a Master’s thesis.

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Career prospects

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The programme gives you insights about the recent advances in energy systems and a stepping stone for launching your future career.

The already extensive energy sector keeps growing globally. In addition, it is transforming to respond to global challenges. Our graduates have the skills not only to cope with the transition but to drive it. There is a constant need for new experts with the latest skills and understanding of the technologies available currently and in the future.

 

 

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Our graduates can work in many fields. The global energy sector is extensive and offers plenty of opportunities to work in large companies, SMEs, government institutions or NGOs.

Graduates can work as specialists in, for instance, design and product development, production and operations, management, sales and marketing, research and education, and public agencies and organisations.

 

 

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