Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
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Loughborough University

Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology (CREST)


Distance learning students do not pay fees up front but pay on a per module basis. Modules are registered at the beginning of each semester and payment is required prior to registration.

To achieve the MSc award students must complete 180 credits.  The MSc in Renewable Energy Systems Technology requires students to take six compulsory 15 credit modules, three 10 credit optional modules (from a list of  five) and a research project (worth 60 credits).

See 'Programme Modules' for a complete list of available modules.

Tuition Fees 2017-18


£50 per credit unit


£113.89 per credit unit

In the academic year 2017-18 a 10% bursary will be available to all self-financing, non-EU international distance learning students on the programme with a good degree (equivalent to UK 2.1 or above). This bursary will be deducted on a per module basis. 

Please note that the Distance learning fees are reviewed annually and may increase during your period of study.

Apply Now

Applications are now open for the October 2017 entry.  See the 2017 Programme Prospectus for further information.

Please note that the submission deadline is 18 August 2017 although early application is advised.









In the first instance please contact Jenny Evans, the Distance Learning Administrator if you have any questions.

Accredited programmes

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All our Masters programmes are accredited and successful completion contributes towards a Chartered Engineer application.


How to apply