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Delft University of Technology

Electric Cars

Delft University of Technology via edX Professional Certificate


Electric vehicles are the future of transportation. Electric mobility has become an essential part of the energy transition strategy and will result in significant changes for vehicle manufacturers, governments, companies and individuals.

In this program, you will be given a comprehensive view of electric mobility. You will gain knowledge of the most important aspects of this new market, including state-of-the-art technology of electric vehicles and charging infrastructure; profitable business models that can work for enterprises in this market; and effective policies for governmental bodies, which will accelerate the uptake of electric mobility. This series of four courses will deliver expertise you can apply to all aspects of electric mobility as its importance grows. It will help policy makers, engineers and fleet managers to make sound strategic decisions about e-mobility products and their implications.

This program was co-developed by Dutch Innovation Centre for Electric Road Transport (Dutch-INCERT) and TU Delft and is taught by experts from both the industry and academia, who share their knowledge and insights.


Courses under this program:
Course 1: Electric Cars: Introduction

Get a basic understanding of electric cars and learn about leading technologies, development of profitable business models and effective policies.

Course 2: Electric Cars: Technology

Get an in-depth understanding of the technology behind electric cars.

Course 3: Electric Cars: Business

Get an in-depth understanding of varied profitable business models for electric cars.

Course 4: Electric Cars: Policy

Learn about the role of public policy in steering technological innovation and infrastructural change toward zero-emission mobility.


Taught by

Margot Weijnen, Auke Hoekstra, Gautham Ram, Marnix Wagemaker, Roland Steinmetz, Rick Wolbertus, Frank Rieck, Bert van Wee, Bert Klerk, Rolf Künneke, Zofia Lukszo and Pavol Bauer


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