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Master in Energy and Environmental Sustainability
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of La Serena.


The Magister in Energy and Environmental Sustainability aims to train high-level graduates, specialized in non-conventional renewable energies, energy efficiency and environmental sustainability, with solid scientific and technological knowledge and specialized training that allows them to carry out research activities in these areas. areas.

  • Form human capital with advanced knowledge in energy and its applications.
  • Train specialists with advanced knowledge in environmental sustainability.
  • Train graduates capable of solving integrated problems of energy and environment.


The two-year curriculum includes 6 required courses in the research lines of the program, 4 research seminars and the completion of a thesis degree.

First semester

  • Conventional Energies and Efficiency
  • Renewable energy
  • Topics in Energy and Environment
  • Research Seminar

Second semester

  • Natural Resources and Environmental Decontamination
  • Phenomena of Transport of Energy and Matter
  • Thesis I
  • Research Seminar

Third semester

  • Thesis II
  • Energy and Environmental Management
  • Research Seminar

Fourth semester

  • Thesis III
  • Research Seminar

Duration: 4 academic semesters, in 2 years.


  • Application period: 5 from November from 2018 to 11 from January from 2019
  • Interviews: 14 from January from 2019 to 18 from January from 2019
  • Communication of results: 21 from January from 2019 to 25 from January from 2019
  • Start of classes: March 18 2019

Program Director: Dr. Danilo Carvajal Araneda

Phone: +51 2 334881

Contact: Dr. Roberto Carlos Cabrales / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website: http://mesa.userena.cl/

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