Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Our course balances the related, but differing areas of electronic and electrical engineering. You’ll develop complementary skills to apply to a fast-paced, exciting industry.
Develop skills in power electronics, motor control systems and renewable energy. Complement this with in-depth knowledge of electronics such as analogue circuits and embedded systems development.
The practical modules on this course are based around the building skills needed within industry, such as problem-solving in an engineering context, project management and communications skills.
You’ll also be given opportunities to explore specialist areas in our dedicated laboratories, which are filled with modern test and measurement equipment as well as more specialist equipment for power electronics and robotics.
Why study with us
- You’ll be taught by research active staff with many years of experience in industry.
- Full-time students can take an optional 48-week sandwich placement in industry between Year 2 and Year 3.
- Benefit from the latest high-quality equipment and facilities available through our new £35m Engineering Innovation Centre.
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What you'll do
- Electrical and electronic engineering roles are part of a rapidly evolving industry, so your career options will be diverse.
- Our Engineering Innovation Centre enables you to work on real-world projects with commercial partners in state-of-the-art facilities.
- You’ll learn and thrive in our specialist engineering workshop and electronic and control system laboratory.
Study in our Engineering Innovation Centre (EIC)
During your studies with us you’ll benefit from our new £35 million EIC building which provides an integrated teaching space in state-of-the-art facilities.Find out more
This course is taught face-to-face at one of our UK campuses.
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.
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- This BEng is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as an Incorporated Engineer and partly meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.
Electrical and Electronic Engineering will enable you to thrive in a rapidly evolving industry – you’ll come away with a set of transferable skills to find employment in different industrial and commercial sectors.
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Fees and Funding
Scholarships and Bursaries
We have a wide range of scholarships, bursaries and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.
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This course is based in the School of Engineering located in the Faculty of Science and Technology
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