Cranfield University: Energy and Power

Cranfield University
Energy and Power

Cranfield’s experience and expertise in energy and power embraces all aspects of the industry, from our ongoing reliance on oil and gas, to the growing contribution of renewable sources of energy. Whether you are interested in engineering, oil and gas, clean energy or renewable energy, we can prepare you to play your part in this increasingly important industry, which is of fundamental, global significance for society and the environment.

Studying at Cranfield
Our extensive portfolio of postgraduate degrees are designed with employers to meet industry needs. Available to study on a full or part-time basis, they combine high-calibre teaching with practical work experience, giving you an unparalleled competitive edge. We also offer a range of scholarships and bursaries, making postgraduate study more accessible and ensuring that we attract a high calibre of students to our courses.

The industry focused environment at Cranfield creates a distinctive background to undertake your MSc or doctoral degree in Energy and Power. You will be working closely with your academic supervisors, many of whom are leading in their area of expertise. Access is available to our impressive pilot-scale test facilities for the duration of your research.

People and industry
We attract high-quality staff from around the world; many are leaders in their area of expertise. The diverse mix of backgrounds, cultures and experiences creates a rich teaching and research environment.

We have many world-class, large scale and national facilities that enhance the quality and value of our research and teaching. Many of our facilities are available for external use.

Career progression
The worldwide focus on energy security and sustainable alternatives to conventional fossil fuels has resulted in a wealth of employment opportunities for professionals looking to develop a career in an exciting, forward-thinking industry.

Our graduates are highly employable and can expect to develop significant careers as professional scientists, consultants, managers or engineers across energy production, offshore oil and gas exploration, renewable energy, distribution and demand management.

Previous students have gone on to jobs within prestigious institutions including: EDF, Ford Motor Company, GE Oil and Gas, L'oréal S.A., Rolls-Royce Marine AS, Schlumberger, Shell Petroleum, Tesco.

Whether you are a UK-based student, or an international student, we provide information, advice and a range of online tools to help you put together the funding package you need. Take a look at our funding finder which provides a searchable database of sources of financial support.

Key facts about Energy and Power at Cranfield
We coordinated the University effort and delivered two MScs through the new Muscat Partnership to the satisfaction of our Omani students and partners.

We developed a substantive EPSRC-funded UK-China partnership with Harbin Engineering University on the manufacturing, installation, operation and decommissioning of lower carbon energy systems.

Rankings and awards
We are a specialist postgraduate university with world-class, large-scale facilities and a staff-to-student ratio that is one of the best for any university in the UK. Our global success is reflected in our rankings and awards.

Contact details
Cranfield University
College Road
MK43 0AL
United Kingdom

+44 (0)1234 754 766


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