Facts & figures

Degree: This Master's programme is officially registered under its name in the Central Register of Higher Education Study Programmes
  • Title: MSc
  • Master's degree in: Science and Innovation
  • Programme: Energy Science
Accreditation:
Accredited by the NVAO
Croho code:
60709
Part- or full-time status:
Full-time
Faculty:
Geosciences
Graduate school:
Geosciences
Language of instruction:
English
Duration:
2 years
Credits: 60 credits equals one year full-time study load (European Credit Transfer System, ECTS)
120
Tuition fees:
Start of studies:
September
Accessible for students with a degree from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (Hogeschool):
Yes, under certain conditions
Educational methods:
  • Lecture : 15%
  • Seminar: 15%
  • Independent study: 70%
Short description:
Energy Science provides a thorough understanding of energy systems and provides students the capabilities to work towards sustainable energy systems.
Tracks:
  • Systems Analysis Track
  • Natural Science Track
Education and examination regulations:
Teaching and Examination Regulations 2018/2019 Graduate School of Geosciences
Internship possibility:
Yes, optional
Career outlook:
  • Energy science specialist at multinational organisation
  • Consultant at energy company
  • Researcher at university
  • Policy advisor at governmental organisation
Number of students enrolled last year: Number of students enrolled in the year 2017-2018 (in September, fulltime and parttime)
55
Average time to graduation: Average duration of studies before graduation, rounded off to whole months (source:VSNU, 2017), n>30
Full time: 31 months