International Energy Studies and Energy Policy MSc

School of Social Sciences

Develop your understanding of the economics and legislative or regulatory issues facing the international energy sector

Start date

September 2020


12 months

Study mode

Full Time


Dundee City Campus

Learn about the multiple and complex challenges facing the energy industry, such as decarbonisation, wide scale digitisation, and decentralisation.

Policy covers a wide range of areas including:

  • high-level strategy in the board room 
  • detailed desk procedures on the trading floor
  • sections of international treaties
  • statutes of domestic legislation
  • sector directorate regulations
  • local council instructions

You will learn to analyse, synthesise, and articulate concepts and practices relevant to the energy industry. You will understand the fundamental drivers of various energy markets, such as oil, gas, and electric power. You'll acquire foundational and contextual knowledge and skills in management, through classroom and work-based learning,and coaching from specialist academics or senior industry professionals.

CEPMLP has been a global voice of energy law and policy since 1977. We are now working towards the transition to low-carbon economies worldwide. With over 6,000 postgraduate alumni from more than 50 countries, we prepare our graduates for high–profile careers in the public and private sectors.

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