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Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Electronic and Electrical Engineering is a broad and rapidly-expanding set of disciplines. Building on core teaching in electrical machines, electronic materials, and the way that electronic circuits interact, this course will allow you to choose from a wide range of optional modules from all our active research areas to tailor your learning in a way that meets with your requirements.

Entry requirements

MSc (Eng): A 2.1 Honours degree from a good UK university or an equivalent international degree qualification; a 2.2 or equivalent, or industrial experience. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component,or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules
Major Research Project.

Examples of optional modules
AC Machines; Advanced Control of Electric Devices; Energy Storage Management; Motion Control and Servo Drives; Permanent Magnet Machines and Actuators; Power Electronic Converters; Power Semiconductor Devices; Advanced Computer Systems; Advanced Integrated Electronics; Advanced Signal Processing; Semiconductor Materials; Principles of Semiconductor Device Technology; Packaging and Reliability of Microsystems; Nanoscale Electronic Devices; Energy Efficient Semiconductor Devices; Optical Communication Devices and Systems; Computer Vision; Electronic Communication Technologies; Data Coding Techniques for Communications and Storage; Principles of Communications; Antennas, Propagation and Satellite Systems; Mobile Networks and Physical Layer Protocols; System Design; Broadband Wireless Techniques; Wireless Packet Data Networks and Protocols.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by examinations, coursework and a project dissertation with poster presentation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc (Eng) Full-time £ 10,970 (Whole course) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc (Eng) Full-time £ 20,470 (Whole course) International 1 Years
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) Wales 1 1 Years
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) England 1 1 Years
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2018 21,450 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) Northern Ireland 1 1 Years
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) Scotland 1 1 Years

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