Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech

Master's degree in Energy Engineering

Barcelona School of Industrial Engineering (ETSEIB)

The international master's degree in Energy Engineering (master's degree website) deals with current energy problems from different perspectives: resources, production technologies, transport and distribution of energy, environmental impact, efficiency, saving and rational use, etc. Students on this course will obtain the knowledge and skills necessary to analyse case studies and manage projects on the generation, transformation, distribution and consumption of different types of energy.

The EIT Label is a quality seal awarded by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) to a KIC educational programme that has been assessed positively by the EIT on the implementation of the EIT Quality Assurance and Learning Enhancement (EIT QALE) system and the application of specific quality criteria with focus on the EIT Overarching Learning Outcomes (EIT OLOs), robust entrepreneurship education, highly integrated, innovative learning by doing curricula, international mobility and outreach.


Duration and start date
Two academic years, 120 ECTS credits. Starting September
Timetable and delivery
Afternoons. Face-to-face
Fees and grants
Approximate fees for the master’s degree, excluding other costs (does not include non-teaching academic fees and issuing of the degree certificate):
€3,320 (€12,662 for non-EU residents).
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Language of instruction
Check the language of instruction for each subject in the course guide in the curriculum. The specialty of Renewable Energies and associated EIT InnoEnergy is taught entirely in English.

Information on language use in the classroom and students’ language rights.

Official degree
Recorded in the Ministry of Education's degree register
General requirements
Academic requirements for admission to master's degrees
Specific requirements

An admissions committee for the master’s degree comprising six tenured lecturers and an academic manager will be set up. The committee will review the academic records of students admitted to the master’s degree and will determine the need for bridging courses.

Admission criteria
  • English level B2.2 and Spanish level B2 are required (foreign students; not applicable in the case of courses taught in English).
  • Academic record.
  • First degree and university of origin.
  • Professional experience
60 (30 for KIC InnoEnergy master's degrees)
Pre-enrolment period open.
Expected deadline:  31/07/2024.
How to pre-enrol
How to enrol
Legalisation of foreign documents
All documents issued in non-EU countries must be legalised and bear the corresponding apostille.
Double-degree pathways at a single school
  • Master's degree in Energy Engineering + Master's degree in Industrial Engineering
Check the degree’s main quality indicators in the University Studies in Catalonia portal of Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency. Find information on topics such as degree evaluation results, student satisfaction and graduate employment data.
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