Create a more sustainable future and career
Our MSc Engineering with Sustainability aligns with the needs of the rapidly growing sustainable engineering sector, equipping you with the theoretical and practical knowledge to improve processes, problem-solve and create sustainable solutions within the engineering industry.
It’s well suited to professionals from non-engineering backgrounds seeking to pivot their careers into the engineering industry. You’ll develop your knowledge in sustainability and renewable energy, assessing the impacts of various renewable energy sources, such as biofuels and biogas production, while maintaining an understanding of their global importance. Further to this learning, you’ll demonstrate your new knowledge by completing a research proposal and project.
The programme is offered part-time and studied completely online with the flexibility to combine your studies with the demands of work, life and family. Finally, you get your studies started shortly after admission with six starts per year.
What you'll learn
This MSc Engineering with Sustainability programme equips you with the knowledge to effectively manage sustainable engineering projects and develop innovative environmental technologies. You will develop your knowledge of core concepts in engineering and sustainability and an awareness of the latest developments in professional practice. You will also develop your capacity to evaluate sustainability concepts, reduce carbon footprints and explore community-oriented solutions for climate change.
On successful completion of this MSc Engineering with Sustainability you will be able to:
Understand and use various data and information gathering tools to make informed judgements, and effectively communicate across a range of audiences using a variety of tools
Appraise engineering technologies and the techniques used to solve problems, increase efficiency and productivity, and improve systems
Integrate scientific and engineering principles to solve engineering challenges, as well as investigate new and emerging technologies and analyse data to resolve unfamiliar problems
Analyse sustainable development and its applications in various societal conditions and critique leadership, management, sustainability and health and safety fundamentals
Review current knowledge in engineering to define, plan, undertake and deliver an independent, time-limited research project that meets specified aims and objectives
Who our MSc Engineering with Sustainability programme is suited to
This programme is specifically tailored to those who manage teams of engineers and are from a predominantly non-engineering background looking to enhance their knowledge and skills in engineering and management disciplines.
Study completely online and part-time, so you can easily fit your studies in around your lives including work, family and friends.
Potential career paths for this MSc Engineering
- Engineering Manager
- Senior Lead Analyst
- Management Consultant
- Operational Manager
- Project Manager
- Business Analyst
- Plant Manager
Or you may be admitted based on assessment relevant work experience
• Area studies
• Business studies
• Communication studies
• Environmental studies
• Gender studies
• Industrial relations
• International relations
• Media studies
• Political science
• Public administration
• Sustainable development
Next start date:
29 April 2024
08 April 2024