Graduate Diploma in Energy Studies

Murdoch University

Program Description

Graduate Diploma in Energy Studies

Murdoch University

Graduate Diploma in Energy Studies

Murdoch University has been at the forefront of energy teaching and research since the University was first established in 1975 and this fully online Graduate Diploma is recognised both nationally and internationally.

Power up your knowledge and skills

Designed for graduates working in the energy industry or those looking for a change in career, this course can take you anywhere in the world. This interdisciplinary course will equip you with the skills to combat the global issues of climate change.

You will learn about methods of sustainable energy production and how to improve existing energy systems. You'll develop an understanding of the social and environmental aspects of energy use, including economic, policy and technical issues and have the opportunity to undertake a short research project to explore an area you're really passionate about.

With training in state of the art research and teaching facilities, you will gain practical experience and learn from experts from the Murdoch University Energy Research and Innovation Group (MUERI). Many of our staff have international teaching experience in the Postgraduate Program in Renewable Energy (PPRE) at the University of Oldenburg in Germany.

Cutting edge prospects

You will have various career options worldwide within this rapidly growing area, enjoying specialist roles within power generation companies, renewable energy management and energy installation companies, government, as well as energy efficiency and environmental consultancies.

This course will also provide you with a clear pathway to the Master of Renewable Energy.

Take your passion to a new level with postgrad study at Murdoch

Postgrad study is all about developing your passion further, a one-degree-fits-all approach just simply doesn't work for everybody.

We're flexible about what and how you choose to study - and we employ great academic thinkers who care about helping you along your new path.

Qualify and apply

Recognised Bachelor's degree or higher, or equivalent training, in a related area. Students with alternative, satisfactory preparation may also be admitted.

Some of the units taken assume some prior knowledge. Some students may therefore need to complete additional prerequisite units.

English proficiency

In order to gain admission to Murdoch University, students must satisfy Murdoch University English requirements by demonstrating competency in the English Language.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated August 3, 2016
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Feb. 2017
1 year
Full time
Start date Feb. 2017
Australia Perth, Western Australia
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