Electric Cars: Introduction


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.

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
- Introduction to the business of electric vehicles and its future potential
- Policy ambitions and policy instruments for electric mobility

Course Duration

4 Weeks (4-5 hours per week)

Course Price

FREE (Add a Verified Certificate for $ 50 USD)


Pavol Bauer: Full Professor, Department of Electrical Sustainable Energy - Delft University of Technology
Margot Weijnen: Chair of Process and Energy Systems Engineering - Delft University of Technology
Frank Rieck: Research Professor - Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences