Energy Security in Local and Global Energy Systems, 5 credits

Academic year 2021/2022

  • Spring 2022, 33%, Campus

    Start date: 17 January 2022

    End date: 20 March 2022

    Application deadline: 15 October 2021

    Application code: UU-68246 Application

    Language of instruction: Swedish

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)

    Registration: 16 December 2021 – 16 January 2022

Entry requirements: 120 credits including courses in computational science I, programming/computational science II, statistics and electrical engineering and at least one of the courses Energy Systems Physics, Technical Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics for Energy-Related Applications. 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 course covers the structure of international energy systems and the global usage of different energy resources, as well as various methods for detecting, verifying, and exploiting different energy resources. Infrastructure and associated security and risks. Environmental and political limitations of different energy resources, for example EU's environmental goal 20-20-20. Political conflicts and risks related to energy resources.

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Contact

Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Study Counsellor

Telephone: +46 18 471 25 07

studievagledare@geo.uu.se