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Electronic and Electrical Engineering MSc

Electronic and Electrical Engineering MSc

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

JAN-21

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Electronic Engineering (General) Electrical Engineering (General)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Why this course?

You can select classes from the extensive range of postgraduate taught courses delivered by our Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering. This unique flexible structure allows you to build a personalised Masters programme that meets your academic interests and career aspirations.

The course can lead to a wide range of career opportunities. Recent graduates have gained well paid positions in:

  • electrical supply industries
  • telecommunications and IT
  • consulting and design companies
  • healthcare and aerospace

What you’ll study

You'll have two semesters of compulsory and optional classes, followed by a three-month research project in your chosen area. There’s the opportunity to carry this out through the department's competitive MSc industrial internships.

The internships are offered in collaboration with selected department industry partners, including ScottishPower, Smarter Grid Solutions and SSE. You'll address engineering challenges facing the partner, with site visits, access and provision of relevant technical data and/or facilities provided, along with an industry mentor and academic supervisor.

Accreditation

The Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET) – this programme is CEng accredited and fulfils the educational requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer when presented with a CEng-accredited Bachelors programme.

Careers

The flexible structure of the course means Electronic & Electrical Engineering graduates are able to design their own personalised programme to suit individual interests. Career opportunities are vast and include industries such as:

  • electrical supply
  • oil and gas
  • telecommunications
  • IT
  • banking and finance
  • consulting and design companies
  • healthcare
  • aerospace

Recent graduates have secured technical positions such as control engineers, design engineers and electronics engineers with organisations including GE, Jaguar LandRover and BP. They've also taken up managerial roles such as technology analysts, project managers and risk assessors with Morgan Stanley, Mott MacDonald and Atkins Global.

The Masters in Electronic & Electrical Engineering is also a great starting point for research within the department.

Modules

The aim of this class is to provide you with support for your general academic and professional development. You will undertake an advanced investigation of an electronic or electrical engineering topic of your choice, to enhance your learning, and develop presentation and communication skills.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,100

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£20,900

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A first or good second-class UK Honours degree or equivalent overseas qualification in electronic, electrical or communications engineering, or a related subject from a recognised academic institution.

University information

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