Bachelor of Science Degrees in Energy Studies

Compare 18 Undergraduate Studies in Energy Studies

Energy Studies

A bachelor’s degree, or BSc, is awarded to students who complete a three to five year course of study. This degree may be the first step on the path to more educational opportunities or it may be the door to a rewarding career in the student’s chosen field.

What is a BSc in energy studies? There are many different areas of focus in this discipline from which to choose. These include wildlife conservation, petroleum engineering, environment and energy, and sustainable agriculture, just to name a few. Classes might cover subjects such as global and regional energy systems, industrial energy systems, and the energy systems of buildings. Students learn about the relationships between energy, the environment, and the economy.

In a world where more and more people rely on energy to enjoy a certain standard of life, there is a great need for individuals who have a good grasp of the principles that make that energy readily available. Graduates can expect to find a variety of career options in many areas of the world.

The cost of participation in a BSC in energy program can vary widely between schools, particularly as schools are located in many different countries of the world. In order to get accurate information about prices, prospective students should talk directly to the schools of their choice.

After completing the program, graduates enjoy several diverse job opportunities. They are prepared to make critical judgments and to work independently, and are able to apply problem-solving skills to real-life energy problems. Graduates typically find employment with professionals who work in the environmental management sector or as engineers for petroleum companies. They might find careers as researchers who aim to improve crops and to increase sustainable farming.

Admission to this program often requires a good grasp of mathematics and the sciences. In order to find out about other requirements, review the different schools and programs in the following listings. Be ready to provide your information in order to receive information from your preferred schools. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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BSc in Engineering of Liquefied Natural Gas Terminals

Klaipeda University
Campus Full time 42 months September 2018 Lithuania Klaipėda

The programme aims to prepare specialists in the field of marine engineering and provide them with the knowledge required for the developing sector of the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG). Graduates will be able to carry out targeted activities aimed at the development, construction, operation, and maintenance of the facilities, equipment, and systems in LNG engineering units in order to use natural resources safely, effectively, and economically. [+]

BScs in Energy Studies. Engineering of Liquefied Natural Gas Terminals Location: Lithuania, Klaipeda Type: Bachelor, full-time Nominal duration: 3.5 years (210 ECTS) Study language: English Awards: BSc (Bachelor of Sea Engineering) Tuition fee: €2040 Application fee: The Application fee for degree study programmes is for citizens of the EU member states or countries of the European Economic Area (Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Belarus, Armenia, and Azerbaijan), as well as those who have a permanent residence permit in the Republic of Lithuania: €55. For other students: €200. (Application fee is non-refundable). Application deadline: July 15, 2018 Online application: https://apply.ku.lt/ Studies commence September 3 Bachelor in Engineering of Liquefied Natural Gas Terminals ... [-]

B.Sc. Power Engineering

Warsaw University of Technology
Campus Full time 42 months October 2018 Poland Warsaw

Graduates from Power Engineering programme have a wide knowledge in the area of thermal engineering, electrical power engineering, information technologies, and economics. [+]

Faculty of Power and Aeronautical Engineering offers the following programmes conducted in English:

Bachelor of Science in Engineering

3.5-year undergraduate courses are offered in the following areas:

Aerospace Engineering Power Engineering

Objectives of the programme are to create solid fundamental engineering knowledge during the first year of studies, then acquaint the students with the topics related to the subject of studies. The graduates are qualified for jobs in industry and ready to solve engineering problems.

Power Engineering

Graduates from Power Engineering programme have a wide knowledge in the area of thermal engineering, electrical power engineering, information technologies, and economics. This programme provides them with knowledge and skills that are important for sustainable development of energy sources, ecological production of energy, transmission, and distribution of electricity. Students are prepared for creative work within the area of design, commissioning, and operation of power systems, as well as energy production, conversion, transmission, and distribution.... [-]


BSc in Oil & Gas Engineering

International Studies Ltd
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 2 - 3 years Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online London + 2 more

The programs in Oil & Gas Engineering aim at giving a thorough analysis and understanding of problems, challenges and solutions associated with all parts of the supply chains dealing with the oil and gas industry, on-shore as well as off-shore: petroleum fundamentals and exploration, reservoir characterisation, reservoir engineering and simulation, well engineering, purchasing, production planning, design of pressure systems, unconventional resources, inventory management and downstream distribution planning, energy economics management and risk analysis. [+]

University supplying the course

Our course is provided by British or international universities with which International Studies Ltd is in partnership. These universities are fully accredited and listed in the I.A.U. WHED, that is a service provided by the International Association of Universities (I.A.U.) partner of UNESCO, and they are also recognized by various certification and personnel qualification bodies. Moreover, there is also the opportunity for the students to join our "Dual Degree program", with additional costs, to achieve another degree at the end of their study issued by a fully international accredited university.

The Meaning of Oil & Gas Engineering

Oil & Gas Engineering is a field of engineering concerned with the activities related to the production of hydrocarbons, which can be either crude oil or natural gas. Exploration and manufacturing activities are the oil and gas industry's two main disciplines: they focus on maximizing economic recovery of hydrocarbons from subsurface reservoirs and on their processing, distribution and transportation.... [-]


BSc in International Business Administration - Focus on Renewable Energy

SRH Hochschule Berlin
Campus Full time 6 - 7 semesters October 2018 Germany Berlin

In today’s world, an ever-growing population with rising energy demand is faced with increasingly scarce resources and the impacts of climate change. [+]

BSc in International Business Administration with Focus on Renewable Energy

In today’s world, an ever-growing population with rising energy demand is faced with increasingly scarce resources and the impacts of climate change. Representatives of governments and stakeholders from the private sector have become aware of this serious issue. Consequently, the global expansion of renewable energies is advancing. Countries worldwide are investing a lot to strengthen their energy supply security and to stimulate innovation and employment.

With our Bachelor programme International Business Administration with Focus on Renewable Energy, we take up these trends and offer you the opportunity to become part of one of the most growing and exciting fields of the global economy with excellent job opportunities internationally.... [-]


BSc Hons in Energy Studies

University of Johannesburg
Campus Part time 2 years February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

BSc Honours in Energy Studies [+]

The primary purpose of the BSc Honours qualification is to consolidate and deepen the students’ knowledge and expertise in Energy Studies and to develop research capacity in the methodology and techniques of it. BSc Honours is essentially a coursework degree of which at least 25% (30) of the credits are devoted to a research project and reporting under supervision.

The degree demands a high level of theoretical engagement and intellectual independence and serves as the initial science postgraduate specialization qualification providing students with in-depth scientific knowledge and skills preparing them for research-based postgraduate science study.

Admission to the programme requires the approval of the Programme Co-ordinator of Energy Studies and the Head of Department of Geography, Environmental Management, and Energy Studies and is subject to appropriate undergraduate studies and experience in the energy industry.... [-]


BSc in Environmental and Energy Management

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 4 years September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

The Environmental and Energy Management programme aims to give students a broadly based scientific understanding of the environment, recognizing the legislative, economic and political drivers for improvement in environmental performance and energy management in all types of organizations; prepare students for Professional Certifications in Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001) and in Energy Management Systems (ISO 50001); consider the complex ramifications which result from human exploitation of the environment, the management of energy and to meet the requirements of sustainable development; provide students with an in-depth knowledge on climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies; prepare students to develop knowledge on the concepts of low carbon economies, cyclic economy and smart cities. [+]

Duration (years): 4 years Qualification Awarded: Bachelor of Science in Environmental and Energy Management Level of Qualification: Bachelor Degree (1st Cycle) Language of Instruction: English Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum ECTS Credits: 240 Profile of the Programme

The Environmental and Energy Management programme aims to:

Give students a broadly based scientific understanding of the environment, recognizing the legislative, economic and political drivers for improvement in environmental performance and energy management in all types of organizations Prepare students for Professional Certifications in Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001) and in Energy Management Systems (ISO 50001) Consider the complex ramifications which result from human exploitation of the environment, the management of energy and to meet the requirements of sustainable development. Provide students with an in-depth knowledge of climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies. Prepare students to develop knowledge of the concepts of low carbon economies, cyclic economy, and smart cities. Career Prospects ... [-]

BS in Petroleum Engineering

American University of Ras al Khaimah
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 United Arab Emirates Al Jazirah Al Hamra

Energy is a key component in modern civilization. Since the drilling of the first commercial oil well in 1858, petroleum engineers and geoscientists engineers have supplied the world with the number one source of energy – crude oil and natural gas. [+]

Energy is a key component in modern civilization. Since the drilling of the first commercial oil well in 1858, petroleum engineers and geoscientists engineers have supplied the world with the number one source of energy – crude oil and natural gas. Economic and environmentally safe production of petroleum resources requires the creative application of a wide spectrum of knowledge, including:

Basic sciences: mathematics, physics, chemistry and geology. Major engineering subjects: mechanical, chemical, and civil engineering, as well as computer science. R&D fields: nano-technology, advanced materials science, numerical simulation, molecular dynamics, etc.

As a petroleum engineer, you will enjoy a lucratively high-salary* as you evaluate potential oil and gas reservoirs, design and manage drilling activities, enhance hydrocarbon production methods, and design surface pipeline systems and treatment facilities. Petroleum engineers increasingly use advanced computers, not only in the analysis of exploration data and simulation of subterranean reservoir dynamics, but also in automation of oilfield production and drilling operations. Petroleum companies own many of the world’s supercomputers.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Construction - Facilities & Energy Management (Hons)

Institute of Technology Carlow
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Ireland Carlow

The Professional Facilities Manager is responsible for the provision, operation, maintenance & renewal of buildings & infrastructure within the commercial, industrial & public sectors. [+]

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (HONOURS) IN CONSTRUCTION - FACILITIES & ENERGY MANAGEMENT

What is this course about?

The Professional Facilities Manager is responsible for the provision, operation, maintenance & renewal of buildings & infrastructure within the commercial, industrial & public sectors.

The profession is growing in importance worldwide as organizations increasingly recognize the need for Facilities Managers who have the technical & leadership skills to performance manage buildings and complexes in the most cost-effective & sustainable manner possible. There is also increased demand for professionals who can manage a building’s energy consumption efficiently and with minimal impact on the environment. The Facilities & Energy Management programme aims to provide graduates with the required skills to fulfill all of these functions.... [-]


BSc in Petroleum Engineering

Montanuniversitaet Leoben
Campus 7 semesters October 2018 Austria Leoben

A comprehensive range of education facilitates various fields of activities for graduates. They can work as engineers on oil rigs. [+]

BSc in Petroleum Engineering

A comprehensive range of education facilitates various fields of activities for graduates. They can work as engineers on oil rigs and also in development or application in a computer simulation.

To cover the future demand for petroleum and natural gas there are efforts worldwide to tap new reservoirs and to improve the utilization of already existing reservoirs, for example by improved reservoir management. The complexity of the problems that have to be solved requires that the professionals not only possess technical universality but also sound background knowledge in economics and information technology as well as management skills. The education for petroleum engineers is designed to meet this qualification profile. Petroleum industry acts globally and demands that employees can work in an international environment. This fact is taken into account, for example, English is the language of instruction in all petroleum engineering courses and credits can be transferred for a semester abroad at a partner university.... [-]


BSc in Green Technologies and Monitoring

Gdansk University Of Technology (Politechnika Gdańska)
Campus Full time 7 semesters September 2018 Poland Gdańsk

Students will gain practical as well as theoretical knowledge covering all fields of green and new technologies and environmental analysis and monitoring. The students will have a solid understanding of environmental and analytical chemistry, ecology, and process engineering. The course will focus hands-on laboratory experience and skill-set based engineering project work. [+]

Degree to be obtained

Bachelor of Science

Duration

3.5 years

Program description

Students will gain practical as well as theoretical knowledge covering all fields of green and new technologies and environmental analysis and monitoring. The students will have a solid understanding of environmental and analytical chemistry, ecology, and process engineering. The course will focus hands-on laboratory experience and skill-set based engineering project work.

Entry Requirements

- Completion of high school (12 or more years of education since primary school). Basic knowledge of English, mathematics, physics and chemistry.

Career opportunities

Any laboratory-based employment, such as laboratory technician/assistant. Any work in any environmental regulatory bodies, or government agencies. As a chemical engineer, or process engineer the prospective student will find work in industry in the planning, control and construction of processes. Also in industry the student may find work in quality control quality management Otherwise the student may find work as a chemical service, or sales engineer.... [-]


BSc Nuclear Science and Materials

University of Birmingham - College of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 United Kingdom Birmingham

This unique course, which has a student satisfaction rating of 95%, is designed to develop the skills and understanding required to prepare students for the Nuclear Sector. One of the major challenges the UK faces is reshaping how it generates electricity as there is a move away from fossil fuels. The Government are investing in the construction of a suite of new nuclear power stations which could deliver up to 40% of the UK’s electricity. There is a significant demand for graduates to work in this rapidly growing sector. [+]

Undergraduate degree programme Nuclear Science and Materials BSc H821

This unique course, which has a student satisfaction rating of 95%, is designed to develop the skills and understanding required to prepare students for the Nuclear Sector. One of the major challenges the UK faces is reshaping how it generates electricity as there is a move away from fossil fuels. The Government are investing in the construction of a suite of new nuclear power stations which could deliver up to 40% of the UK’s electricity. There is a significant demand for graduates to work in this rapidly growing sector.

The University has over 50 years’ of experience in teaching the physics of nuclear reactors and associated research. There are very strong links with the nuclear industry who recruit strongly from our educational programmes. These courses are affiliated with the Birmingham Centre for Nuclear Education and Research.... [-]


BSc in Environment and Energy

Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences
Campus October 2018 Germany Kleve

In this highly dynamic field, there is a demand for experts with a broad knowledge base who comprehend complex scientific and legal facts of environment and energy, [+]

BSc in Environment and Energy

The future of industrial society lies in the sustainable use of its resources.

6,9 billion people live on earth today, by 2050 there could be 10 billion. The thus resulting need of resources and the realization that they are lasting show us that they, too, are subject to elementary ecological principles. This being said, the necessity for governments, economy and private households to rethink becomes apparent. In support, the legislative body appears with new schemes such as the law for renewable energies.

In this highly dynamic field, there is a demand for experts with a broad knowledge base who comprehend complex scientific and legal facts of environment and energy, and at the same time are able to integrate the requirements of customers from economy and industry. The aim of instruction in the degree course „Environment and Energy“ is the practical procurement of the necessary knowledge for a well-founded judgment of the ecologically possible and what is ecologically and socially necessary.... [-]


BSc in Department of Energy Systems Engineering

Atilim University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Turkey Ankara

Energy is one of the major problems of the world and of our country since the energy resources are limited [+]

BSc in Department of Energy Systems Engineering

Energy is one of the major problems of the world and of our country since the energy resources are limited and fossil resources which are used widely cause air pollution and so they are considered as the main factor of the global warming and the climate change. Energy problem in our country is much more important because we are dependent upon the foreign primary energy resources and this dependency is increasing continuously. For these reasons, our university opened an undergraduate program on energy engineering under the faculty of engineering in 2009.

The objective of the program is to educate the students in the areas of the appropriate use of our own energy resources, researchers for new energy resources and usage, improvement of new systems and processes, application, energy efficiency and all the other related fields.... [-]


Bachelor Of Science In Energy Industry

SRH Hochschule für Logistik und Wirtschaft Hamm
Campus Full time 6 semesters October 2018 Germany Hamm

Our Bachelor's degree energy is in all respects a good choice: As an industrial engineer, you will learn across disciplines and acquire technical and business knowledge. They therefore meet the requirements in an emerging industry, especially since the opening of the electricity and gas markets. [+]

Our Bachelor's degree energy is in all respects a good choice: As an industrial engineer, you will learn across disciplines and acquire technical and business knowledge. They therefore meet the requirements in an emerging industry, especially since the opening of the electricity and gas markets.

Short description:

Energy economists have extensive knowledge in the technical areas, the natural sciences and engineering fundamentals in sustainable energy production and conversion, as well as in the use of energy. In addition, accurate knowledge of national and international energy markets. You learn energy systems under ecological and economical aspects to evaluate and create energy and financing concepts for the rational use of energy in households and in the operation of industrial plants. As energy economist they are generalist with knowledge of conventional and alternative energy sources, technologies employed and the economic recovery and use. ... [-]


BSc In Renewable Energy Engineering

Castelo Branco University of Applied Sciences
Campus 3 years September 2018 Portugal Castelo Branco

The degree in Engineering Renewable Energy aims to train human resources with the right skills to the wide range of needs of emerging industries in the country (and the region) in the renewable energy sector, promoting their competitiveness and sustainability. Its main objectives are: To train senior technicians in the field of renewable energy, with expertise in the application and integration of technologies associated with renewable energy, with a view to use, rationalization and energy production (thermal and / or electrical) | Contributing to development of renewable energy in Portugal and meet the need of senior an area in need of qualified training offer, particularly in the area where you insert this higher education institution | Contributing to the reduction of negative environmental effects from the use of fossil fuels, the senior technicians who know how to harmonize the form most appropriate and environmentally sustainable energy solutions for each situation | Generate business opportunities in the energy market liberalization environment. [+]

Goals

The Renewable Energy Engineering Degree aims to train human resources with the right skills to the wide range of needs of emerging industries in the country (and the region) in the renewable energy sector, promoting their competitiveness and sustainability. Its main objectives are: - To train senior technicians in the field of renewable energy, with expertise in the application and integration of technologies associated with renewable energy, with a view to use, rationalization and energy production (thermal and / or electrical); - Contribute to the development of renewable energy in Portugal and meet the need of senior an area in need of qualified training offer, particularly in the area where you insert this institution of higher education; - Contribute to reducing the negative environmental effects from the use of fossil fuels, to form senior technicians who know how to harmonize the most appropriate and environmentally sustainable energy solutions for each situation; - Generate business opportunities in the energy market liberalization environment. ... [-]