Renewable Energy in the Marine Environment

Master’s degree programme, 2 years, Glasgow/Leioa/Nantes/Trondheim

Renewable Energy in the Marine Environment


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Renewable Energy in the Marine Environment

The Master in Renewable Energy in the Marine Environment (REM) is an Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree (EMJMD) offered by four universities:

  • University of the Basque Country (UPV-EHU) (Spain)
  • University of Strathclyde (United Kingdom)
  • Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) (Norway)
  • École Centrale de Nantes (ECN) (France)

These partner universities jointly engage in the overall execution and development of the Master. Each partner university is responsible for the operation of the Programme at their own institution. Moreover, this programme has a network of associated centres formed by several world-renowned research institutions and companies, entailing a great career opportunity for students.

The Master is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union

​​​​​​Career opportunities

The completion of the Master will prepare the student for leadership roles in various renewable energy and marine sectors. Students will be able to carry out high-level technical jobs with engineering companies, equipment manufacturers and other marine industries, in addition to exciting career opportunities in research. Why choose this programme?

Structure of the programme

The programme has been designed as a two year Master’s course consisting of 3 semesters’ full time study (90 ECTS) plus a final semester of the Master thesis (30 ECTS), and is designed to allow specialization in these particular areas of marine energy. Different pathways are available, designed to provide in-depth knowledge in individual marine energy disciplines, defining two specializations

  • Specialization (A): “Renewable Offshore Energy Systems Engineering”.​​​​​​​
  • Specialization (B): “Power Electronics and Control for Offshore Renewable Energy Systems”

How the programme is structured.

About the programme

You will find more information on study tracks, programme structures and courses on the REM's web page:

Read more about the program




Degree: Master of Science in Renewable Energy in the Marine Environment
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Programme code: MSREM
Restricted admission: Yes
Language of instruction: English

Department of Electric Power Engineering

City: Glasgow, Leioa, Nantes, Trondheim
Application deadline:

How to apply

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