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Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - winner of the 'Postgraduate' category at the WhatUni? Student Choice Awards 2017. This course covers the ability to apply the knowledge gained in the course creatively and effectively for the benefit of the profession, to plan and execute a programme of work efficiently, and to be able, on your own initiative, to enhance your skills and knowledge as required throughout your career.

Entry requirements

Usually the entry requirements for the MSc Electronic and Electrical Engineering course is a first or second class honours degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering or a similar relevant engineering or science discipline.

We welcome applications by prospective students from around the world and look for evidence of previous study that is equivalent to the entry requirements stated above. The Postgraduate Admissions Office are happy to advise you on whether your qualifications are suitable for entry to the course you would like to study.

If English is not your first language you will need an acceptable pass in an approved English Language qualification to make sure you get the full benefit from studying at Swansea. We consider a wide range of qualifications, including the Swansea University English Test, the British Council IELTS test (with a score of at least 6.5 and 5.5 in each component).

Course modules

Modules typically include: Communication Skills for Research Engineers; Power Semiconductor Devices; Wide Band-gap Electronics; Advanced Power Electronics and Drives; Modern Control Systems; Advanced Power Systems; Energy and Power Electronics Laboratory; Power Systems with Project; Power Generation Systems; Signals and Systems; Digital Communications; Optical Communications; Probing at the Nanoscale; RF and Microwaves; Wireless Communications; Optical Networks; Nanoscale Structures and Devices.


Tuition fees for years of study after your first year are subject to an increase of 3%.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 18,500 (Year 1) International 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 7,550 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 9,250 (Year 1) International 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 3,800 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 6,150 (Year 1) International 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 2,500 (Year 1) Home/EU 3 Years

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