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Electrical and Robotics Engineering

Develop specialist skills according to your interests and ambitions, including areas such as power electronics, machine intelligence, microcontroller systems and renewable energy. Complement this with in-depth knowledge of electronics such as analogue circuits and embedded systems development.

Electrical, electronic and robotics engineers are involved in the design, development and testing of electrical, electronic and robotic systems. For electrical and electronic engineers this could include anything from driverless cars to medical scanners, while robotics engineers would create robots and robotic systems that are able to complete jobs that humans can’t. You’ll develop specialist skills according to your interests and ambitions, including areas such as power electronics, machine intelligence, microcontroller systems and renewable energy

Our courses offer an optional 48-week sandwich placement in industry. Placements are an invaluable opportunity to help consolidate your first two years learning, gain experience, and radically enhance your employability.

You'll have access to cutting-edge resources through our Advanced Digital Manufacturing Technology (ADMT) facility, and experience state-of-the-art manufacturing hardware and software, including CISCO industrial networks, manufacturing execution systems and industrial robots.

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Why choose us?

  • Benefit from state-of-the-art, well equipped laboratories and learning facilities within our new £35 million Engineering Innovation Centre.

  • Our Electronic and Robotics degrees are accredited by the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET).

  • Our courses offer an optional 48-week sandwich placement in industry.
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Future Careers and Opportunities

With a wide range of career opportunities available you could work for robotics, digital technology, automotive, telecommunications, electronics consultancies and electronic equipment manufacturers.

Our close links with industry means that what you’ll learn reflects current best practice. We also work with a number of professional bodies and learned societies to ensure that you benefit from teaching, support, research and commercial activities.

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