The Institute for Renewable Energy and Environmental Technologies (IREET) is a multi-disciplinary research centre focusing on world class innovative research in collaboration with industry and leading academic institutions, aiming at advanced and sustainable technological solutions for renewable energy generation and clean/hygienic environment.

The research activities of IREET cover various renewable energy systems, novel materials with designer formulation and functionalities (with particular interest in nano-materials and functional thin films), and applied technologies for innovative industrial exploitation.

The centre also provides a unique MSc Programme in Renewable Energy and Environmental Technologies to train professionals for a greener future via on-campus delivery and international collaboration.

Taught Courses

The institute runs a postgraduate course encompassing the broad expertise and knowledge base of its professional team of researchers and lecturers as well as external collaborators. (M.Sc. Courses).

PhD by Research and Publication

Students with appropriate background could enrol on conventional PhD programmes and pursue their area of interest or select their project topic from an array of topic areas offered by the specialist staff. Alternatively, interested candidates with appropriate backgrounds could select to do their PhD by publication without having to be physically present at the university.