Postgraduate studies

Energy 2050 is based at a university renowned for our teaching and research. We've shaped leading minds across the world, including six Nobel prize winners.

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With more than 120 leading academics and over 250 PhD students, we have a range of energy-related courses and we are keen to attract outstanding early career researchers through postdoctoral fellowships and grants. We offer a wide selection of energy relevant postgraduate courses, including one of the longest running and largest MSc courses on Environmental and Energy Engineering.

If you are interested in studying with Energy 2050, email your enquiries to Professor Mohamed Pourkashanian via his Personal Assistant Lisa Shepley (

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As well as PhD opportunities, we currently offer the postgraduate courses below.

Postgraduate courses available at the University of Sheffield


Ecology and Environment
Department of Animal and Plant Sciences

Electric vehicles and energy storage; wind energy

MSc in Advanced Electrical Machines, Power Electronics and Drives
Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Energy engineering

MSc in Environmental and Energy Engineering
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

MSc in Energy Engineering with Industrial Management
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

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