Trends in the Wind Industry, 5 credits

Academic year 2021/2022

  • Spring 2022, 33%, Campus

    Start date: 21 March 2022

    End date: 5 June 2022

    Application deadline: 15 October 2021

    Application code: UU-68201 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Visby

    Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

    Registration: 28 February 2022 – 20 March 2022

Entry requirements: A Bachelor's degree in engineering, science or social sciences. Wind Power Development and Management, 15 credits, Planning for Wind Energy, 5 credits, Wind Resource Assessment, 5 credits, Wind Power Grid Integration, 5 credits, Wind Turbine Technology, 5 credits. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.

Fees:

If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12,083

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12,083

About the course

The wind industry is undergoing a dynamic expansion. The course will take up the technical, economic and planning trends within the wind industry. Special focus will be placed on offshore wind power as well as wind power in extreme environments.

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Contact

Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Liselotte Aldén

Email: liselotte.alden@geo.uu.se

Telephone: +46 18 471 83 64