Appendix 1: Course list

Master's Programme, Sustainable Energy Engineering, 120 credits (TSUEM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2017

General courses

Year 1

Mandatory courses (39.0 credits)

Course code Course name Credits Edu. level
MJ1402 Introduction to Energy Technology
(not mandatory for KTH civing.students)
3.0 First cycle
MJ2405 Sustainable Power Generation 9.0 Second cycle
MJ2407 Sustainable Energy Utilisation 9.0 Second cycle
MJ2410 Energy Management 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2411 Renewable Energy Technology
Mandatory for international students and profile "Power Generation" and "Solar Energy"
6.0 Second cycle
MJ2413 Energy and Environment 6.0 Second cycle

Conditionally elective courses

Course code Course name Credits Edu. level
ME2085 Transformation in Energy Systems and Industries
Profile:"Transformation of Energy Systems: Policy and Management"
6.0 Second cycle
ME2087 Energy Business
Profile:"Transformation of Energy Systems: Policy and Management"
6.0 Second cycle
MJ2381 Introduction to Energy Systems Analysis and Applications - Minor Course
Profile:"Transformation of Energy Systems: Policy and Management"
6.0 Second cycle
MJ2412 Renewable Energy Technology, Advanced Course
Profile: "Power Generation"
6.0 Second cycle
MJ2422 Thermal Comfort and Indoor Climate
Profile: "Sustainable Energy Utilization"
6.0 Second cycle
MJ2423 Applied Refrigeration and Heat Pump Technology
Profile: "Sustainable Energy Utilization"
6.0 Second cycle
MJ2424 Computational Methods in Energy Technology
Profile: "Sustainable Energy Utilization", "Power Generation" and "Solar Energy"
6.0 Second cycle
MJ2426 Applied Heat and Power Technology
Profile: "Power Generation"
6.0 Second cycle
MJ2476 Strategies in the Global Climate Agenda
Profile:"Transformation of Energy Systems: Policy and Management"
6.0 Second cycle
MJ2500 Large Scale Solar Power
Profile: "Solar Energy"
6.0 Second cycle
MJ2501 Solar Energy Systems for Buildings and Cities
Profile: "Solar Energy"
6.0 Second cycle

Recommended courses

Course code Course name Credits Edu. level
MJ2244 Airbreathing Propulsion, Intermediate Course I 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2246 Rocket Propulsion 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2430 Thermal Turbomachinery 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2437 Modeling of Energy Systems - Energy Utilization 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2438 Modeling of Energy Systems - Heat and Power Generation 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2472 Energy Planning and Applications 9.0 Second cycle

Supplementary information

One profile must be chosen during year 1:

Sustainable Energy Utilization
(mandatory courses: MJ2424, MJ2422, MJ2423)

Power Generation
(mandatory courses: MJ2424, MJ2411, MJ2412, MJ2426)

Solar Energy
(mandatory courses: MJ2500, MJ2501, MJ2424, MJ2411)

Transformation of Energy Systems: Policy and Management
(mandatory courses: ME2087, ME2085, MJ2476, MJ2381)

The courses: MJ2405, MJ2407, MJ2410, MJ2413 are mandatory for civ ing.

Year 2

Mandatory courses (18.0 credits)

Course code Course name Credits Edu. level
MJ2409 Applied Energy Technology, Project Course 9.0 Second cycle
MJ2440 Measurement Techniques 3.0 Second cycle
MJ2475 Theory and Methodology of Science for Energy Research 6.0 Second cycle

Recommended courses

Course code Course name Credits Edu. level
EG2340 Wind Power Systems 7.5 Second cycle
ME2086 Global Energy Markets and Systems in Transition 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2382 Energy Data, Balances and Projections 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2383 Energy System Economics, Modelling and Indicators for Sustainable Energy Development 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2420 Combustion Theory 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2429 Turbomachinery 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2434 Advanced Refrigeration and Heat Pump Technology 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2460 Green Building - Concept, Design, Construction and Operation 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2462 Achieving Energy Efficiency in Existing Buildings 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2477 Energy Policy and Planning 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2503 Small Scale Polygeneration 6.0 Second cycle
MJ2505 Practical Optimization of Energy Networks 6.0 Second cycle

Supplementary information

Recommended courses, but not mandatory:

Sustainable Energy Utilization
(Recommended courses: MJ2434, MJ2460, MJ2462)

Power Generation
(Recommended courses: MJ2420, MJ2429, MJ2503, MJ2505)

Solar Energy
(Recommended courses: MJ2503, MJ2505, MJ2460, EG2340)

Transformation of Energy Systems: Policy and Management
(Recommended courses: MJ2477, ME2086, MJ2382, MJ2383)

Mandatory: Master thesis project, 30 cr.

Year 3