Lead the way in tackling today's pressing energy problems with a high-quality graduate engineering education at UND
The world’s energy problems are significant, and require the most advanced research and the top minds to solve them. As the world leader in energy-related research and education, you’ll benefit from one of the strongest doctoral programs in energy engineering.
- Program type:
- Doctoral Degree
- On Campus or Online
- Est. time to complete:
- 3-6 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn a Ph.D. in energy engineering?
Ph.D. in Energy Engineering at UND
Gain extensive expertise in a specialization (track), as well as proficiency in executing on energy-related research.
Develop the expertise and research proficiency to invent and develop new energy technologies and future advances.
Work with faculty from related disciplines to create the interdisciplinary and integrative research paradigms needed for comprehensive research.
Choose research projects of interest to your company, allowing you work on your doctoral degree without leaving your current job.
Study at a Carnegie Doctoral Research Institution ranked #151 by the NSF. Students are an integral part of UND research.
Energy Engineering Ph.D. Careers
A doctoral degree in energy engineering offers you the widest range of opportunities, from top positions at global energy leaders, to government agencies, to opportunities in higher learning. Many may choose to enter the field of academia as a professor or senior researcher.
UND bearers of doctoral degrees in energy engineering have gone onto careers in top regional and global energy firms. Some of the biggest companies hiring energy engineers today include:
- Schneider Electric
Energy Engineering Ph.D. Courses