Master of Renewable Energy

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Environmental Engineering

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Entry requirements

A Bachelor's degree is required with an average grade of B+ or better in the relevant subjects such as environmental sciences, climate change science, chemistry, physics, electronics and computer science, architecture, building science, or design.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates with a Master of Renewable Energy degree will have a sound knowledge of the principles of a range of different energy generation, conversion, storage, transmission/distribution, and usage technologies, particularly renewable and sustainable energy technologies. Graduates will understand the environmental, economic, and societal impacts of technological decisions in energy systems. Graduates that undertake the Renewable Energy Systems Engineering major will be

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Engineering and Related Technologies at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601

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