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Liverpool John Moores University

Electrical Power and Control Engineering

Gain IET accreditation on LJMU's Electrical Power and Control Engineering MSc.

- Study at one the UK's leading Engineering Schools

- Follow a programme informed by internationally-acclaimed research from LJMU's Electrical and Electronic Engineering Research Centre

- Look forward to career success with major UK and international employers

- Meet Chartered Engineer requirements

This MSc includes the IET accreditation you need to boost your future employment opportunities. It can even be completed part-time to enable you to study as you remain in employment.

Year 1 will be spent studying at LJMU. Year 2 is a paid industrial placement. Placements are not guaranteed and will be subject to interviews with employers.

Entry requirements

MSc: You will need:

a minimum 2:2 honours degree in a relevant engineering subject


a professional qualification with considerable relevant work experience

Additional information:

IELTS English language requirement: 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in each component)
RPL is accepted on this programme

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

View country specific entry requirements:

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team ( for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages:

Course modules

Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning.

Core Modules

Research Skills (10 credits)
Modelling and Control of Electric Machines and Drives (20 credits)
Control Systems (20 credits)
Dynamic Systems Simulation (20 credits)
Digital Control (20 credits)
Power Systems Modelling and Analysis (10 credits)
Professional and Leadership Skills (10 credits)
Modelling and Simulation (10 credits)
MSc Dissertation (60 credits)

Assessment methods

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic.

Assessment methods on this course include case study reports, assignment submissions and, where appropriate, short class tests. Some modules also include testing of problem-solving skills through a combination of unseen written examinations.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,700 (Academic year) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Full-time £ 12,660 (Academic year) International 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 14,450 (Year 1) International 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,600 (Year 1) Wales 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,600 (Year 1) Northern Ireland 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,600 (Year 1) England 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,600 (Year 1) Scotland 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,600 (Year 1) EU 2 Years

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