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MSc Electrical Power Systems Engineering (Distance Learning)

MSc Electrical Power Systems Engineering (Distance Learning) / Entry requirements

Year of entry: 2018

Academic entry qualification overview

You should hold first-class / upper second-class honours degree, or international equivalent, in electronic/electrical engineering, physics or computer science or its equivalent from a reputable institution. If you do not meet this level then relevant industrial experience can be taken into account

If you do not meet the standard academic requirements but have at least an upper second-class foundation degree (or equivalent) in a technical discipline (e.g. engineering, mathematics, physics, or computer science) along with appropriate industrial experience , may be accepted on to the first two units from the MSc as a standalone training course. When assessing you for this we will take into account industrial experience, as well as the relevance and grades of your taught units. When applying please make sure you detail your industrial experience with the analysis/simulation/design of electrical power systems. If you do sufficiently well in the units we may be able to transfer you onto the full MSc.

Please contact us if you have any questions about this process ( power-systems@manchester.ac.uk ). 

English language

You will need to be able to demonstrate competency in the English language and if do not already possess a recognised English Language qualification will need to take a test such as:

  • IELTS score of 6.5 overall with no sub-test of less than 5.5
  • TOEFL iBT score of 90 overall with no sub-test of less than 22
  • Pearson PTE score of 59 overall with no sub-test of less than 51
  • Cambridge CPE grade C

English language test validity

Some English language test results are only valid for two years. Your English language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.