LCC offers master programmes in Low Carbon Environment and Low Carbon Energy

Our master programmes are dedicated to professionals in the field of low carbon technologies, carbon finance and carbon management. The interdisciplinary nature of the programmes integrates the elements of low carbon technology and social science on the basis of Environment Engineering and Power Engineering. 

LCC provides graduates with a range of professional and transferable skills that enable them to pursue successful careers in the fields of energy and environment, including climate change consulting, carbon trading, energy-related or environment-related project development and business, policy or regulatory roles within government and NGOs.

The programs are delivered on-campus full time over 2.5 years. 
Students are offered opportunities to get a double master degree at the University of Edinburgh in Year 2 if they meet the entry requirements of UoE. Double degree students will be awarded Master’s degree from both SJTU and UoE.

Double degree Options (Master Programmes of UoE):

  • Climate Change Finance and Investment 
  • Carbon Management
  • Sustainable Energy System
  • Applied Geoscience (GeoEnergy)
  • Energy, Society and Sustainability


LCC Curriculum:

Master Programs

Compulsory Course

Features Courses

Resources and Environment(taught in English)

Environmental Technology Course

Theories and Technology of Air Pollution Control
Theories and Technology of Water Pollution Control
Solid Waste Disposal and Recycling
Processing Technology of "City Mineral"

  • Decision-Making for Low Carbon Management
  • Carbon Accounting
  • Carbon Economics
  • Business and Climate Change
  • Carbon Resources Cycle
  • Building Energy Saving and Solar Energy Utilization
  • Energy Clean and Cascade Utilization
  • Industrial Ecology
  • Cities and Sustainability
  • Low Carbon Management Decision
  •  Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations
  • Low Carbon Energy and Climate Change
  • Advanced Carbon Cycle Science and Technology
  • Biorenewable Resources and Conversion Technologies
  • Analysis of Energy Utilization Systems
  • Environmental Economics
  • Combustion and Emission Control in Internal Combustion Engine
  • Gas Turbine Combustion Theory

Environment Social Science Course

Environmental Economics

Environmental Law

Environmental Management

Carbon Neutrality Policy and Technology


Energy and Power Engineering(taught in English)

Power Engineering Technology Course

Advanced Heat Transfer

Advanced Engineering Thermodynamics

Advanced Fluid Dynamics in Engineering

Advanced Combustion Theory

Power Engineering Frontier Course

Basic Principles of Sensors and Systems for Mechanical Measurement 
New Energy Systems
Multiphase Transport Fundamentals of Low Carbon Energy
Intelligent Control Technology in Energy System
Numerical Methods in Low Carbon Energy Processing
Carbon Neutrality Policy and Technology

* LCC also offers PhD programmes. If you want to apply for our PhD programmes, please contact your ideal supervisor from the LCC faculty list in advance. ( )