sustainable future


MSc Clean Fossil and Alternative Fuels Energy (MSc CFAFE)

Reduce emissions. Develop alternative fuels. Build a sustainable future

Developing clean technologies for energy generated by fossil fuels is a critical part of the global journey to a sustainable energy future. The Master’s in Clean Fossil and Alternative Fuels explores the twin challenges of reducing emissions from fossil fuels that are still widely used around the world, and enabling integration with and transition to renewable, sustainable alternatives.

Through small-group study, this programme will strengthen your engineering and management skills, develop your awareness of the industry and its challenges, and connect you to a network of key industry players, so you can have a direct and immediate impact on reducing carbon emissions on graduation.

Companies and research bodies, including Tauron, Lotos, ICS Industrial Combustion Systems, and EDF Polska are actively engaged in the programme, as are Rafako Grupa and Amec Foster Wheeler, as well as smaller innovative firms such as MetalERG, Spyra, Primo Poland, SBB Energy and Hamitabat Elektrik Üretim ve Ticaret. The Alliance for Rural Electrification and the Institute for Chemical Processing of Coal also play a key part in the programme.

MSc Clean Fossil and Alternative Fuel Energy is an international programme for an international industry. You will join students from all over the world at two different universities and at a European business School. After successfully completing the programme and your thesis, you will receive a double diploma in the form of a Master’s degree from two of the following institutes:

  • The University of Science and Technology, Poland: Master of Engineering
  • The Silesian University of Technology, Poland: Master of Engineering
  • The Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal: Master of Energy Engineering and Management

MSc Clean Fossil and Alternative Fuel Energy is a programme accredited by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT).

Discover more
Find out more about the technical and business content of the MSc Clean Fossil and Alternative Fuel Energy programme, teaching methods, Master’s thesis, and course structure and syllabus.

Your path to the future
Our graduate’s careers are as diverse as their backgrounds. Find out more about them, their career plans – and your own future options.

Your connection to the industry
MSc Clean Fossil and Alternative Fuel Energy enables you to engage directly with some of the biggest and most exciting companies in the field, and start building your own personal network. Find out more here.

Your international journey
Your first year in one country, your second in another, and the possibility to do an internship in a third. Find out how your journey across Europe kick starts your international career.

Application process
Want to take your career in sustainable and alternative energy to the next step? Find out how to apply for the MSc Clean Fossil and Alternative Fuel Energy here.

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