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Micro Masters: Solar energy engineering



Formato del curso Online
Fecha 2023-10-09 - 2024-01-08
Duración 9-12 weeks
Nivel de entrada Bachelor
Costo 1.125 €

Solar energy technology use is expanding rapidly. The Solar Photovoltaic (PV) sector is the largest and fastest growing renewable energy employer worldwide with an increasing need for experts that can support this growth.

In this MicroMasters® program you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a career in the solar energy field and become a successful solar energy professional. This program will teach you what is expected from solar experts, and will prepare you for employment in various capacities including:

Systems design and engineering.
Solar systems installation.
Device fabrication and characterization.
QA and reliability testing.
Project management and consultancy as well as (technical) sales.

Proceso de aplicación

Courses start 3 times a year, and the comprehensive exams can be taken any time.

Oportunidades de financiamiento/becas

TU Delft offers several study, research and internship grants for which you can apply for

Resultados del aprendizaje

  • The physics of and how to model all aspects of a working solar cell: performance, efficiency limits and design rules.
  • Design concepts and fabrication processes of various photovoltaic (PV) technologies and applications.
  • How to evaluate components of a PV system: PV modules, inverters, DC-DC converters, batteries, charge controllers and cables.
  • Application techniques for designing a PV system ranging from a residential rooftop system to a utility scale solar farm.
  • Design concepts of microgrids that include PV systems.
  • How to assess the economics and ecology of PV systems and communicate these accordingly.


Categorías CINE (ISCED)

Energía renovable marina