The Energy Sciences major will offer the opportunity to work on exciting projects such as:
Climate change is driving a global transition towards renewable and energy efficient sources. The Energy Sciences major at Atria University will train and prepare you to contribute meaningfully to this crucial transition. The training and skills provided will cover all critical areas in the energy industries of the future and develop the leaders of this emerging field.
This major is meticulously designed to address specific challenges associated with energy systems, energy storage, energy data analytics, energy policy, and energy management. The programme begins by establishing a robust foundation in the fundamental principles of energy sciences. Subsequently, it provides a comprehensive overview of technological applications within the renewable energy industry. Drawing upon disciplines such as electrical engineering, electronics, mechanical engineering, as well as basic principles of physics and chemistry, the courses focus on renewable energy systems.
You will engage in projects that involve observing, studying, and designing installations for renewable power plants. This will include hands-on experience in performance testing and analysing energy installations, ensuring that your knowledge is directly applicable to real-world scenarios. These projects will incorporate concepts from energy science and engineering, energy policy, public engagement, and business entrepreneurship, all relevant to clean energy systems.
By the end of the program, you will emerge as an individual capable of comprehending and addressing complex issues in the energy sector. You will possess the expertise to tackle the challenges of energy systems, formulate sustainable energy policies, engage with the public, and drive business entrepreneurship in the context of clean energy systems.