Master Engineering Systems: Sustainable Energy Full-time

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Sustainable and renewable energy systems are crucial to the energy transition. Engineers are needed to develop and fine-tune these systems. Want to master up your engineering skills and specialize in this rewarding new field? Sign up for the Sustainable Energy master track at HAN!

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Why study Sustainable Energy at HAN?

Supported by industry

Companies in the energy field provide trainers, share knowledge and facilitate graduation projects and excursions.

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Based on industry needs

The program is based on continual interaction with industrial partners. Our applied research focuses on their needs and interests.

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Transfer directly

Transfer directly into this master after your bachelor. No pre-master needed. So you can start building up experience straight away.

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Research center

As part of your program, you work on innovative projects at HAN’s research center for sustainable electrical energy.

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Sustainable Energy: quick facts

    16-20Contact hoursaverage per week
    25Hours of studyaverage per week

22 JanuaryOpen Day

The next Open Day is on 22 January. You can join online or visit us on campus in Arnhem. Learn everything there is to know about studying at HAN University of Applied Sciences. Get detailed program information and talk to lecturers and students.

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ProgramWhat do you learn?

You learn to model and validate systems with multiple inputs and outputs. How? Using both white-box modelling and system identification. In this track, the focus is on sustainable energy systems. So you learn all about sustainable technology and energy system integration (ESI). You also get to choose part of your program: focus either on data analytics or power supply. 

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CareersWhat can you do with this master of science?

With this master degree, you’re an authority on sustainable energy systems. Your role in the energy transition is crucial. You develop the technology, models and smart control for sustainable systems. Systems that generate, store or distribute energy at local, regional or international level. Where you could work? At an SME, grid operator, energy provider or a government department. 

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Student experiencesWhy study Sustainable Energy?

The Dutch way of learning Education at HAN and in the Netherlands

The atmosphere in a Dutch classroom is quite informal and your lecturers are easy to talk to. In fact, at HAN you’re seen as a partner in the learning process. Class sizes are small and your lecturers encourage you to actively participate in class. To ask questions. To give your own opinion. They also stimulate you to be creative. And to discover things for yourself. 

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Part of the Master in Engineering Systems

Control Systems is a track within the Master in Engineering Systems. So when you apply on Studielink you choose Engineering Systems. Then you indicate the track you wish to follow. In this case, Control Systems. Other tracks in the Master in Engineering Systems are: Sustainable Energy, Automotive Systems, Embedded Systems and Lean Engineering. 

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Study in part-time?

Want to study in part-time? Follow the modules at your own pace? You can if you are from the EU/EEA or have a valid residence permit for the Netherlands. You also need to be working in the field. The part-time program takes 3 years to complete. 

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Why study in Holland?

Holland has a large population of international students so you won’t feel alone. In fact, 1 in 10 students is an international student. Why do so many international students come here? Because Holland has excellent, affordable higher education. It also has a thriving economy (18th in the world) so there are plenty of job opportunities. What’s more, the Dutch are open-minded and almost everyone speaks English.

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Discover the city of Arnhem

Arnhem is the green and bustling capital of the province of Gelderland. With a population of around 160,000, the city has plenty to offer. Whether you’re into fashion or history, museums or pubs, concerts or nightclubs. And with its lovely green surroundings, you can also enjoy nature at its best.

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The location

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  • HAN Amsterdam campus

    Plesmanlaan 125
    1066 CX Amsterdam
  • HAN Arnhem campus

    Ruitenberglaan 31
    6826 CC Arnhem
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    Ruitenberglaan 29
    6826 CC Arnhem
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    Ruitenberglaan 26
    6826 CC Arnhem
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    Papendallaan 51
    6816 VD Arnhem
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    Ruitenberglaan 27
    6826 CC Arnhem
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    Coehoornstraat 17
    6811 LA Arnhem
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    Bucharest
  • HAN Nijmegen campus

    Laan van Scheut 10
    6525 EM Nijmegen
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    Prof. Molkenboerstraat 3
    6524 RN Nijmegen
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    Heyendaalseweg 98
    6525 EE Nijmegen
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    Laan van Scheut 2
    6525 EM Nijmegen
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    Kapittelweg 35
    6525 EN Nijmegen
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    Kapittelweg 33
    6525 EN Nijmegen
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    Berg en Dalseweg 81
    6522 BC Nijmegen
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    Verlengde Groenestraat 75
    6525 EJ Nijmegen
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    Heyendaalseweg 141
    6525 AJ Nijmegen
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    Philips van Leydenlaan 25
    Nijmegen
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    Groenewoudseweg 1
    6524 TM Nijmegen
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    Hertog Eduardplein 4
    6663 AN Nijmegen
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    Heyendaalseweg 141
    6525 AJ Nijmegen
  • HAN Velp campus

    Bovenallee 1
    6881 AJ Velp
  • HAN Zutphen campus

    Fie Carelsenstraat 19
    7207 GN Zutphen
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