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Electrical and Electronic Engineering: Undergraduate Study

All our degrees are accredited to meet the needs of industry.

Get a broad-ranging knowledge of Electrical and Electronic Engineering and gain in-depth expertise in one of our specialist areas whilst developing the skills to collaborate with engineers from other disciplines.

Electrical and electronic engineering is a fascinating field that offers strong employment prospects and a wide variety of exciting career options. We will nurture you from a student into a professional engineer, helping empower you through practical work and research-informed teaching.

You'll work on projects designed in collaboration with leading companies and develop the skills and knowledge demanded by industry.

Electrical Engineering focuses on the generation, distribution, storage and conversion of electrical power. It includes:

  • motor technology
  • power generation and distribution
  • renewable energy
  • electric vehicles
  • smart cities
  • automation
  • aerospace

Electronic Engineering focuses on the transmission and processing of data and includes:

  • digital technology
  • wireless communications
  • mobile devices
  • multimedia
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • medical instrumentation
  • implantable electronics

Our Electrical and Electronic Engineering degrees are professionally accredited and we have developed them through our close links with industry. You will have the opportunity to engage with industry at our student employability event 'The Circuit', opening up a world of opportunitiesYou’re on the way to becoming a professional engineer, helping to solve major global challenges from day one.

An Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree will equip you with broad ranging knowledge and you'll even have the option of an extra year of Master's-level study to extend your knowledge in a variety of specialisms.