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Energy Policy MSc (online)

University of Sussex

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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Run at the client site in the region of United Kingdom

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    JAN-22, MAR-22, MAY-22, JUL-22, SEP-22, OCT-22

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

Taught 100% online, this flexible course offers you the opportunity to study Sussex’s internationally renowned Energy Policy Masters from wherever you are in the world.

Course overview

This course will help you develop the critical and systemic thinking needed to steer the shift towards sustainable energy in the public, private and third sectors. Building on the influential research of the Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), you’ll be taught by leading academics who are developing new interdisciplinary thinking in energy policy and applying this to contemporary challenges around the world.

This MSc offers a broad-based, social science training in energy policy. Incorporating ideas from economics, political science, and innovation studies. There is a focus on the role of innovation throughout the course.

Teaching is interdisciplinary, practical, and applied. You’ll focus on real-world policy problems and learn the skills required to analyse them and propose viable policy solutions.

Applicants do not require any prior training or education experience in the subject area, just a passion to drive change.

This Masters is taught 100% online and is part-time. This course is part-time and can be completed in a minimum of two years. You can step on and off the course, pausing your studies if your work or life commitments require, providing you complete the course within four years from enrolment (obviously if the maximum period of registration is less than four years you will need to change this).

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 11,750overall cost

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Sussex

  • University League Table

    41st

  • Campus address

    University of Sussex, Sussex House, Brighton, Brighton & Hove, BN1 9RH, England

Situated on the sunny South Coast, the iconic city of Brighton is only one hour from London with excellent travel links to both Heathrow and Gatwick airports.
The sector leading business school offers a complete understanding of management, owing to Sussex’s interest in policy and expertise in science and technology.
One of the most international universities in the UK, Sussex welcomes students to join its friendly community of 150+ nationalities.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    48th out of 71 21

  • Entry standards

    / Max 210
    139 69%

    23rd

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    58.0 58%

    60th

    40
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.82 76%

    64th

    2

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