Electrical & Electronics Systems Engineering* (MSc)

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Study mode

Full-Time or Part-Time

Campus

Park, Cheltenham

Gain the knowledge and skills required for a career in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. This course will give you the opportunity to improve your knowledge and keep up with the latest developments in the industry.

The course will develop your understanding of key aspects of electrical and electronics engineering, and explore how they fit into the context of industrial sectors and rapidly-developing everyday applications.

You’ll address the challenges, problems and solutions involved in electrical and electronics engineering in modern industry, including optimal and intelligent electronic system design and development, and engineering operation and management. You’ll study and research new approaches in this field, and apply them to both real-world and research-orientated problems.

You will have the chance to work as both an individual and as part of a team on projects and topics including artificial intelligence, smart industrial robots, sensing and embedded systems, smart mechanical systems and products, intelligent industrial inspection, biomedical applications and surgical robotics.

This course has been designed for students interested in developing their careers in both theoretical and practical areas of electrical and electronic engineering. It also prepares students wishing to continue their study to doctorial level research.

Students successfully completing this course will be able to make an immediate contribution to a company’s performance and operations within the broad spectrum of modern industry.

Study style

Modules will be delivered through a series of lectures covering core concepts and material, and will be developed further during workshop/laboratory sessions where students will complete a number of associated and linked practical tasks. The assessment is 100% coursework and report based.

Entry requirements

  • BSc or BEng (min Honours 2:2) in general engineering, electrical, electronics, mechanics or computing
  • IELTS (6 average or equivalents) for international students

Fees

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Careers

  • Electrical and Electronics Engineer
  • Mechatronics Engineer
  • Industrial Systems engineer
  • Industrial Control engineer
  • Academic research professional or Doctoral student

*This course is 'subject to validation' which means it is going through the final stages of approval. Courses do normally get approved, but if for any reason this course does not then you would be informed by the university and we would help you find a suitable alternative.

Industry links

The course has been designed with strong focus on industrial applications based on an extensive survey of various industrial companies. You will have the opportunity to practice your skills and knowledge with local employers including ABB, MOOG, SC Group, Spirax Sarco, Dowty Propeller, Kohler Mira and Total Metal Products Ltd.

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All-rounded study

This course offers a healthy balance between theory and practice, with the aim of producing graduates who can play leading roles in industry.

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Meet the increasing demand

As the electronics industry continues to grow worldwide, the demand for electrical and electronic engineering graduates is higher than ever.