Quick fact

  • You will study in multiple countries

What will I learn?

Electrical and electronic engineering drives the fundamental technologies of today’s connected world. Every area of our lives, from energy supply and transmission, medicine and healthcare to industrial applications, global trade, transport, communications, entertainment and security, is dependent on electrical and electronic technology. As a result, electrical and electronic engineering is now one of the fastest growing job fields in the world and skilled electrical and electronic engineers are very much in demand.

Course Content

At Southampton, we will ensure that you have a thorough grounding in a wide range of technologies. Our project work will enable you to acquire valuable skills in teamwork, project planning, time-management and presentation, applying your learning to design and build problems, and working to a brief. All of these will stand you in good stead as you move into your career.

This degree develops the technical and project management skills needed to become a leader in the electrical and electronics industry. It covers topics ranging from the technologies of electrical power and control to analogue and digital electronics and computing. The first two years will cover the breadth of electrical and electronic engineering. In years three and four, you can tailor your studies according to your interests through the wide range of option modules available.

MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering pathways

All students on this programme gain a fundamental understanding across electrical and electronic engineering principles, however the various pathways (some of which are shown below) allow you to specialise further in particular areas by choosing optional modules.

Power Systems

On this pathway, you will learn the fundamental concepts relating to the principles and design of modern electrical power systems and their impact on society. You are able to learn about power transmission and distribution, develop electromechanical design skills, and understand the properties and applications of electrical materials. Southampton’s renowned Tony Davies High Voltage Laboratory will be among the facilities available to you on this pathway.

Study options

Full Time (4 years) - multiple study locations

Tuition fees
Years 1 and 2 (in Malaysia) - RM 59,950 per year; Years 3 and 4 (in the UK) - £ 21,580 per year
Start date

September 2020


University of Southampton Malaysia

No.3, Persiaran Canselor 1,

Kota Ilmu, Educity, Iskandar Puteri,



79200, Malaysia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

English Language Requirements: IELTS band 1C 6.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each competence.

For international students

  • Entry requirements may vary from country to country
  • Successful completion of Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) qualification/ Diploma in Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) or equivalent
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.5 or a Cambridge International Examinations English O level grade C or above or an equivalent qualification.


About this uni

Students at the University of Southampton Malaysia benefit from the academic excellence and world-class education of the University of Southampton.

  • Gain a master’s degree from highly reputable UK university
  • University of Southampton is ranked 96th in the world
  • Global degree for 60% of the full-time study cost in the UK
  • Scholarships providing 100% first-year fees discount