Duration

1 Year full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Commencing 2017

Semester 1

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

16

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Graduate Diploma in Energy Studies.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

To enrol a student must - (a) (i) hold an approved degree; or (ii) have completed post-secondary study and 2 years relevant work experience approved by the executive dean; and (iii) hold the appropriate academic English language skills as demonstrated by an official recognised test of English proficiency, as per UQ guidelines; (b) satisfy the executive dean and head of school that, based on the student's academic record, the student is qualified for admission.

AQF level

AQF level 8

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - January 31 of the year of commencement.

Apply Online

Enquiries for Australian students

Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Email: enquiries@eait.uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 4777

Web:

Duration

1 Year full-time

Commencing 2017

Semester 1

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

16

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Graduate Diploma in Energy Studies.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

To enrol a student must - (a) (i) hold an approved degree; or (ii) have completed post-secondary study and 2 years relevant work experience approved by the executive dean; and (iii) hold the appropriate academic English language skills as demonstrated by an official recognised test of English proficiency, as per UQ guidelines; (b) satisfy the executive dean and head of school that, based on the student's academic record, the student is qualified for admission.

CRICOS Code: 075746D

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

AQF level

AQF level 8

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

Apply Online

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Web:

Enquire online

Why study the Graduate Diploma in Energy Studies?

The Master of Energy Studies program is designed to equip students to address this challenge of developing transition pathways that provide affordable, reliable and sustainable energy for all. The Master's program aims to provide students with a deeper understanding of energy systems, responsible business practice and ways to address the threat of global temperature rise and broader climate change impacts. Interdisciplinary in nature, the Master of Energy Studies is designed to address complex problems across a range of disciplines and equips graduates to progress to leadership and management positions across the energy sector. As a graduate of the Master of Energy Studies you will understand the complex nature of energy generation, distribution, and supply; the crucial roles of finance, technology, and regulation for energy project management and business development; and the critical importance of social license for assessing the dynamic energy landscape. You will also develop a deep understanding of risk, innovation, and sustainability - the key drivers of change. Representing the new breed of energy professional you will be working towards creating a better energy future for all learning directly from leading international academics, researchers and industry representatives.

What you can study

Courses

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Graduate Diploma in Energy Studies.

Study options

Graduates will have the opportunity to progress to the following programs:

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

To enrol a student must - (a) (i) hold an approved degree; or (ii) have completed post-secondary study and 2 years relevant work experience approved by the executive dean; and (iii) hold the appropriate academic English language skills as demonstrated by an official recognised test of English proficiency, as per UQ guidelines; (b) satisfy the executive dean and head of school that, based on the student's academic record, the student is qualified for admission.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - January 31 of the year of commencement.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

To enrol a student must - (a) (i) hold an approved degree; or (ii) have completed post-secondary study and 2 years relevant work experience approved by the executive dean; and (iii) hold the appropriate academic English language skills as demonstrated by an official recognised test of English proficiency, as per UQ guidelines; (b) satisfy the executive dean and head of school that, based on the student's academic record, the student is qualified for admission.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 075746D

English proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Additional costs

  • Students are responsible for the cost of travel to attend intensive study blocks.

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Graduate Diploma in Energy Studies

To complete the Graduate Diploma in Energy Studies, a student must complete a requisite number of courses chosen from the course list and according to the Rules for the program.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

To complete the program, a student is required to successfully obtain #16 units, comprised of #12 from Part A and #4 from Part B of the Course List.

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Graduate Diploma in Energy Studies.

Program Rules for the Graduate Diploma in Energy Studies

Early exit points

Based upon course selection, students may be able to exit this award with the: