Electric Cars, Certificate | Part time online | edX - online learning platform | United States
4 months
496 USD/full
496 USD/full
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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Electric Cars course in collaboration with Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) - DelftX. Gain a deep understanding of electric mobility.

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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 Electric Cars course offered by EdX in collaboration with Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) - DelftX, 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.

Job Outlook

  • New registrations of electric cars hit a new record in 2016, with over 750 thousand sales worldwide (International Energy Agency)

  • As the number of electric cars continues to increase, private and publicly accessible charging infrastructure also continues to grow (International Energy Agency)

  • Jobs in electric vehicle show great potential for new employment opportunities, and employment is expected to grow in all of the major sectors of industry (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, US Department of Labor)

  • Job opportunities include: R&D manager; business development manager or international account manager in EV (related) industries. Also, consultant or advisor in business and government who can lead and support projects related to future mobility.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electric Cars

  • Electric Cars: Technology

  • Electric Cars: Business

  • Electric Cars: Policy

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 4 months
    • 4 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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