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University education

How will we solve one of the biggest issues of our time? The energy transition cannot happen without new ideas. Smart plans and innovations that move us towards a sustainable future. Do you want to discover those solutions? Then put your energy talent to use: opt for a university course in Groningen. Here you lead the way.

Courses for the energy transition

As a student at the University of Groningen, you can research the energy transition from all angles. Think of natural sciences, but also of law, psychology and economics. How do we get rid of fossil fuels? How do we adapt to a different climate? There are several bachelor and master programmes in the field of energy and sustainability. Moreover, all third-year students can opt for the minors Energy and Future Planet Innovation. Or follow one of the courses of the New Energy Academy. Will you become the energy talent we so desperately need in the future? Then check out the education programmes of the University of Groningen and the New Energy Academy in Groningen.

If you’re already working: continue to learn

Already have a job and want to know more about the energy transition and the issues involved? The New Energy Academy offers several free courses for anyone interested in the energy transition. Get your certificate for the ‘Energy Transition Challenged’ course, for example. After all, a professional never stops learning.

Plenty of work for energy talent

Choose energy education and you are virtually guaranteed a job after your university education. For example, as a scientist, an innovator in industry or a government policymaker. The energy transition is broad and multidisciplinary. Perhaps, as a psychologist you will discover how we can convince citizens to take action. Or as a lawyer, you might help tackle a polluting factory. Thousands of impactful jobs will be created in the coming years. Great work that suits you and a sustainable future.

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