Electric Cars - Introduction, Certificate | Part time online | edX - online learning platform | United States
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124 USD/full
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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Electric Cars - Introduction Certificate in collaboration with Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) - DelftX. Get a basic understanding of electric cars and learn about leading technologies, development of profitable business models and effective policies.

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Key facts

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

If you are interested in learning about the electric vehicle technology and how it can work for your business or create societal impact, then this is the course for you. 

The experts of TU Delft, together with other knowledge institutes and companies in the Netherlands, will prepare you for upcoming developments amid the transition to electric vehicles. 

You’ll explore the most important aspects of this new market, including state-of-the-art technology of electric vehicles and charging infrastructure; profitable business models for electric mobility; and effective policies for governmental bodies, which will accelerate the uptake of electric mobility.

The Electric Cars - Introduction  Certificate from EdX in partnership with Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) - DelftX includes video lectures, presentations and exercises, which are all reinforced with real-world case studies including the Chevrolet Volt & Bolt EV and Lightyear One EV.

The production of this course would not have been possible without the contributions of the Dutch Innovation Centre for Electric Road Transport (D-INCERT) and is taught by experts from both industry and academia, who share their knowledge and insights.

This course is part of the Electric Cars Professional Certificate Program. 

Programme Structure

What you'll learn:

  • Role of electric vehicles in the energy transition
  • Basics of electric car and charging technology
  • Types of electric cars and how do they work
  • Business of electric vehicles and its future potential
  • Policy ambitions and policy instruments for electric mobility

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 1 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.

Other requirements

General requirements


  • None, but affinity with the basic concepts that the different tracks (technology of electric cars, business or policy) offer is recommended.

Tuition Fee

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