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MSc NET ZERO ENGINEERING

Queen's University

RANKED IN THE TOP 170 IN THE WORLD FOR GRADUATE PROSPECTS

QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022

Study MSc Net Zero Engineering at Queen's University and become part of the mission to transform the planet. Learn the skills required to help governments meet sustainability targets. Maximise renewable energy, from decarbonisation options to harnessing existing energy systems to drive change and respond to industry demand for research in sustainability and net-zero carbon

The transition to net-zero has already begun. Global emission targets are being set so we know what we must achieve. Getting there will be challenging though and will create huge growth in the demand for qualified experts and engineers who can develop solutions to help create a greener society. Those solutions need to be deployed across a diverse range of sectors including energy systems manufacturing, policy development, transport, safety, buildings, renewable energy consultancy, carbon management and research and innovation this MSc provides you with the skills and experience needed to do all that. 

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MASTERS IN NET ZERO ENGINEERING

The programme provides a balanced route to learning through a blend of academic study and technical sessions, with a heavy focus on addressing the engineering associated with achieving net zero-emission targets. In the first and second semesters, you will study 6 modules full-time which will give you the skills and knowledge to become an expert in sustainable and low-carbon energy production. In the third semester, you will undertake a research-based project that will give you hands-on practical experience of a range of techniques used in the renewable energy sector from energy generation, to systems modelling and evaluation. 

You will be supported by excellent access to digital networks and learning resources and extensive use of well-equipped laboratories. You will be assigned a personal tutor to provide pastoral and academic care throughout the entire programme as well as being taught in classes of around 30 alongside fellow students from around the globe.

 

Why Net Zero Engineering?

Designed with direct input from industrial partners, and taught by leading researchers. The course will provide you with a core understanding of operational and emerging low-carbon technologies and their environmental impact. As well as how to apply this knowledge to a diverse and constantly evolving field. 

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Career Opportunities

In the next five years, you could be assisting governments in strategy development, consulting with industry in the fight to achieve sustainability targets, working across a range of sectors to develop green alternatives or pioneering research through PhD studies. 

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Why Choose Queen's

Top 170 in the world for graduate prospects

(QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022)
World-class university

‘One of the world’s most beautiful universities’ (Huffington Post), Queen’s is the 9th oldest university in the UK, established in 1845 with over 170 years of teaching excellence.

The UK's Best Value Student City

Belfast has the lowest cost of living in the UK (Mercer Cost of Living City Ranking 2023)

Employment potential

Queen's offers opportunities for work placements, industry-led programmes and ground breaking research projects. 94.4% of Queen’s graduates are in employment or further study six months after graduation

State-of-the-art facilities

Be taught by world-leading researchers and experts in their field in state-of-the-art facilities. 15 Queen’s subjects in the top 200 in the world (QS World Rankings by subject 2023)

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