Renewable energy careers

This programme provides a gateway into careers in the growing offshore renewable energy industry, providing a broad background with the opportunity to specialise in environmental, engineering or socio-economic aspects of offshore renewables. 

You’ll be well-qualified, not just for careers in the offshore renewables sector, but also for careers in the broader renewables and marine environmental consultancy fields.

RenewableUK reports that the current job market in Marine Renewables employs 18,456 people full time and predicts more than 70,000 new jobs will be created in the coming decade.


Our graduates are now out helping to break new ground in this exciting and vital part of the green economy. Some of the organisations with which they have found employment include:

University of Plymouth's MSc Marine Renewable Energy: Graduate profile - Toby Naylor