Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 222222
Loughborough University

Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology (CREST)


We offer seven courses each year for professional engineers wishing to acquire or update their renewable energy skills and knowledge. Each course is a module from our MSc programme and is informed by our cutting edge research.

These courses are advantageous to both employers and employees because they:

Study on campus or via Distance Learning:


In order to get the most from our courses, you need to be a science or engineering graduate, or equivalent working in a relevant industry.

Book a place on one of our courses.

This link takes you to the University's short course calendar where you will find further information about the modules’ content and availability and can book and pay for your place.

If the course you are looking for is not listed, it may mean that it has not yet been scheduled for the forthcoming academic year.

If you have any questions, please contact Jenny Evans in the first instance.

In the event of cancellation by the delegate, an administration fee of £250.00 for each student place is levied. Cancellations must be received at least 10 working days prior to the start of the course. We regret that no refund of course fees can be made for cancellations received after this date.
To apply for a refund you must inform us, in writing, and provide written evidence of the original payment as refunds will only be paid to the account from where it originated.
In the event that you are unable to attend the course, you may send a substitute in your place. Please inform us of this as soon as possible and before the commencement of the course.
The University also reserves the right to make reasonable alterations to the content of the course. In the event of cancellation by the University, fees will be refunded in full. It does not accept liability for costs incurred by delegates or their organisations for cancellation of travel arrangements and/or accommodation.