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Energy, Resilience and the Built Environment MPhil/PhD

UCL (University College London)

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  • Qualification

    MPhil - Master of Philosophy

  • Location

    UCL (University College London)

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 years

Course summary

Overview

The transition of our energy system to net zero carbon is a challenge; a new relationship between supply and demand must be forged, where how we consume and store energy is central to ensuring system robustness and optimising costs. ERBE will train you to understand the systemic, radical, multi and interdisciplinary challenges we face, and equip you with the leadership credentials to effect change. The 4-year programme will provide the knowledge, research and transferable skills to enable graduates in subjects from physics to social sciences to pursue research in this emerging field. Supported by experienced researchers, and working together as a cohort, students will study a wide range of topics at the intersection of the energy system and the built environment.

Careers

The global transition to low carbon energy sources will require significant shifts to the interaction between people, buildings and energy systems. Significant new investment is expected, for example, in the UK the Clean Growth Strategy will “support around £3.6bn of investment to upgrade around a million homes … ”; spend “£4.5bn to support innovative low carbon heat technologies in homes and businesses ….”; and “invest around £184m [including] two new £10m innovation programmes”. Graduates of the closely related Centre for Doctoral Training in Energy Demand have found employment in BEIS, MHCLG, IEA, the construction industry, consulting engineering and academia.

Application deadline

30/7/2021

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University information

UCL (University College London)

  • University League Table

    8th

  • Campus address

    UCL (University College London), Gower Street, London, Camden, WC1E 6BT, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    1st out of 37 1

    17th out of 58 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 157
    162 100%

    1st

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    95 95%

    4th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.46 69%

    35th

    14
  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    178 77%

    8th

    9
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    90 90%

    26th

    17
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.69 74%

    51st

    5

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