What will I learn?

Overview

Brunel’s MSc in Advanced Electronic and Electrical Engineering is a broad degree of advanced studies in electronic and electrical engineering.

You will study in depth and breadth the key areas of electronic and electrical engineering. These include, sensors and instrumentation; control; photonics; power electronics; telecommunications; intelligent systems; medical systems; digital and analogue electronics; and embedded systems.

Access is available to modern technical facilities including computer, electronics, and power and control laboratories where you’ll work on your lab exercises. The latest industry standard engineering software packages are available for you to use in purpose-built computer laboratories.

During your studies, you will benefit from guest lectures delivered by industry professionals. You’ll participate in conferences and deliver poster presentations on your research work. This allows you to network and exchange ideas with key engineering and technology experts.

Our MSc advanced electronic and electrical engineering degree is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). This professional engineering institution ensures that your engineering degree meets the academic requirement to qualify as a professional engineer. This accredited MSc degree in advanced electronic and electrical engineering fully meets the educational requirement for progression to Chartered Engineer (CEng) status. It is studied full-time over one year.

Course content

You will study the taught modules in the first two terms and then spend four months working on your dissertation. The dissertation is an advanced piece of research on a real world challenge relevant to electronic and electrical engineering.

Careers and your future

An advanced electronic and electrical engineering degree from Brunel will equip you with the broad knowledge and skills relevant to the demanding and dynamic electronic and electrical engineering sector.

Brunel’s closeness to the highest concentration of the UK’s information engineering and telecommunications industry – in London and along the M4 corridor – means our careers network is second to none.

Our graduates have gone on to work for high-profile companies including IBM, Intel, Mercedes, Microsoft, National Grid and Siemens. They are in specialist roles in areas such as, telecommunications; mechatronics; sensors and instrumentation; embedded systems; signal processing; intelligent systems; and sustainable systems.

Which department am I in?

Electronic and Computer Engineering

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£19,280.00 (US$ 23,788) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

14 September 2020

Venue

Brunel University London

Kingston Lane,

Uxbridge,

Hillingdon,

UB8 3PH, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have Bachelors Degree. Grades may vary depending upon the course you chosen. In general, our courses ask for an English level of between IELTS 6.0 and 7.0 or equivalent. Some courses will have higher requirements (and will require you to also reach minimum sub-scores).

For international students

A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in Electrical/ Electronic Engineering/Physics or a related subject. Other subjects which involve a high degree of mathematical competence, such as other branches of Engineering with relevant work experience will be assessed on an individual basis. English language requirements - IELTS: 6 (min 5.5 in all areas); Pearson: 51 (51 in all sub scores); BrunELT: 60% (min 55% in all areas). TOEFL: 79 (min R18, L17, S20, W17).

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About this uni

Brunel University is home to over 2,500 international students and has been named as a world top 25 university for international students (THE 2017).

  • Among the UK’s top 25 for graduate starting salaries
  • Single campus with a vibrant international community
  • Ranked among the UK's top 50 universities (CUG 2018)
  • Received a silver award for teaching quality (TEF 2017)