Master’s studies

Wind Turbine Technology 2017/2018 (7.5 credits)

Autumn 2017 weeks 44-02 (30 October - 13 January) - Mixed - 50 % - Distance learning

Application Deadline: 2017-04-18

Enrolment Code: UU-18227 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Flexible

Selection: Final school grades (40 %) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (10 %) - Higher education credits (50 %)

Outline for distance course: The course is given as a net-based course. Assignments are submitted in the e-classroom on Internet and the student will receive personal feedback by the teacher. A forum for discussion is available. To participate in the course you will need a computer with internet connection and Flash.

Entry Requirements: Wind Power Basics, 7.5 credits, or 7.5 credits in energy, technology or energy technology.

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 16250

Tuition fee, total: SEK 16250

About the course:

This course introduces different technical aspects of a wind turbine. It considers the basics of wind turbine construction and function, aerodynamics, electrical systems and the grid connection.

More information

Contact

Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villav. 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villav. 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Fax: 018-471 2592

Karl Nilsson karl.nilsson@geo.uu.se

Telephone: +46 498 10 83 69