UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The course provides students with a thorough knowledge of sustainable management of energy and natural resources. The programme covers both theory and practice, with a focus on modern issues faced by industry.

Course Modules

Core courses: economics of energy, resources and the environment; law for energy and resources; resource development and sustainable management; energy technology perspectives; either research projects a and b (for coursework stream); or industry research project (for research stream). Options: international policy and geopolitics of energy and resources; energy efficiency and conservation; project management for energy and resources; macroeconomics and sustainability; political economy of oil and gas; financing resource projects; water resources management; social licensing.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants are required to have a minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree, an Australian Honours degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in an appropriate discipline, for example, engineering, information technology, economics, science, law or business. Alternatively, an Australian Bachelor's degree plus at least 5 years of work experience in a relevant industry or government sector (such as energy or resource company, policy organisation or regulatory body) is acceptable, or an Australian Bachelor's degree completed at a level of high distinction with a distinction in each of their final'year units of study.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate)
3 - 5 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate)
2 years
Full Time
PgCert
3 - 5 years
Part Time
PgCert
2 years
Full Time
PgDip
3 - 5 years
Part Time
PgDip