Postgraduate of Energy and Climate

Postgraduate of Energy & Climate

Explore climate change, societal challenges, and sustainable solutions in energy & renewables.

The postgraduate is designed to equip you with the skills to understand the state-of-the-art on energy and climate issues and the ongoing policies and regulations debate

The programme aims to improve the understanding of concepts and systems and enhances knowledge regarding tools and technologies

This will enable innovative planning and action from a new perspective and approach.

Get to know the programme in a nutshell

For whom?

The programme is designed for an international and multidisciplinary audience. It suits individuals, professionals and students in developing their knowledge, skills and professional career. 

The course attracts a broad audience, from non-technical scholars to certified engineers, who are all eager to explore new perspectives and approaches for addressing energy and climate issues.  The diversity of the audience has proven to be a significant factor of learning, widening scope and enhancing capabilities.

We welcome candidates from universities, research institutions, public institutions and private companies.

In short

  • Programme overview:

    • Full programme of 30 credits
    • Five course units, each worth 6 credits.
    • Focus on climate change (societal) challenges, renewable energy and energy solutions.
    • Applied component analyzes activities of different sectors for their sustainable transition, mitigation, and adaptation strategies.
  • Assessment:

    • Evaluation via multiple-choice exams.
  • Course Structure:

    • Approximately 60 lectures, 2-3 hours each.
    • Taught in English; materials provided in English.
  • Schedule:

    • Lectures: Wednesdays, 1:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    • No classes during Belgian school holidays (autumn, Christmas, spring, Easter, and summer breaks).
  • Start Date: September 11, 2024.

  • Tuition fee
  • Venue: University of Antwerp, Campus Middelheim.

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