Postgraduate Certificate Programs in Energy Studies

A postgraduate certificate expands a student’s expertise and is an academic program that covers a wide range of fields. It’s ideal for anyone seeking additional qualification, skills or training without obtaining another undergraduate degree. What is a postgraduate certificate in energy studies? In general, this program gives program participants an in-depth understanding of how energy… Read more

A postgraduate certificate expands a student’s expertise and is an academic program that covers a wide range of fields. It’s ideal for anyone seeking additional qualification, skills or training without obtaining another undergraduate degree.

What is a postgraduate certificate in energy studies? In general, this program gives program participants an in-depth understanding of how energy works. In many instances, participants may specialize in wind or solar energy. Depending on the program, there may be an emphasis on learning about issues related to conventional power or sustainable energy. The certificate studies may cover topics such as energy and climate, climate change laws and comparative energy. Some programs offer internships as a way of expanding upon classroom instruction.

Management, analytical and research skills are often acquired when scholars work toward a postgraduate certificate in energy studies. This skill set can help students succeed in energy-related career fields. Additionally, these skills are useful for handling personal affairs.    

The cost for earning a postgraduate certificate in energy studies can vary, depending on the type of certificate an individual desires. Prospective students should contact the schools that interest them and ask about current fees.

Individuals with a postgraduate certificate in energy studies can take various career paths. There are opportunities to work with private and public organizations in the climate change, environmental and energy sectors. Electric utility companies rely heavily on these experts. Generally, there is good job growth due to the interest in conserving resources and reducing pollution. There are individuals working in areas such as financial, business and management operations. The top jobs in this field usually include sustainability specialist, environmental engineer, environmental educator, environmental scientist and environmental consultant.

Schools offering a postgraduate certificate in energy studies usually have an online option for those who prefer distance learning. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of Antwerp
Antwerp, Belgium

Huge challenges need urgent solutions. Learn about both, and become part of the solutions! Global climate change is mainly caused by emissions due to peoples’ daily energy use ... +

Huge challenges need urgent solutions. Learn about both, and become part of the solutions! Global climate change is mainly caused by emissions due to peoples’ daily energy uses. ‘Think globally, act locally’ is necessary to trigger urgent and drastic changes. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
01 Sep 2020
Campus
 
Sustainability College Bruges
Bruges, Belgium

The program "Postgraduate Studies in International, European and Comparative Energy, Environmental and Climate Change Law, relevant to Energy Sector" will be organized for the ... +

The program "Postgraduate Studies in International, European and Comparative Energy, Environmental and Climate Change Law, relevant to Energy Sector" will be organized for the first time at the Sustainability College Bruges in 2018. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 

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