What will I learn?

Please note that due to COVID-19, this course will initially be delivered via a blended learning approach, which may include face-to-face learning in the classroom, remote learning off-campus and digital learning. When delivery is taking place on-campus, there will be reduced student numbers and physical distancing measures in place.

This course provides a wide range of core and engineering skills in electrical and electronics engineering, enabling students to progress to advanced level study.

Students successfully completing this programme may have the opportunity to progress to a BEng or MEng at Heriot-Watt University - one of Scotland’s leading universities for engineering. If this is of interest, more information can be provided at interview.

Career Paths

  • Technician
  • Engineer


On successful completion of this course students may progress onto a related degree programme.

Forth Valley College has formal articulation links in place for entry into year 3 of the following degree programmes:

BEng (Hons) Electrical Engineering - Edinburgh Napier
MEng/ BEng (Hons) Electrical Power Engineering/Electrical, Electronic and Energy Engineering/Computer and Electronic Systems Engineering - Glasgow Caledonian
MEng Electrical Engineering - Heriot Watt University**
BEng (Hons) Electrical Engineering - Aberdeen University

Which department am I in?

Forth Valley College

Study options

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees
£6,000.00 (US$ 8,205) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

Expected September 2022


Falkirk Campus

Grangemouth Road,


FK2 9AD, Scotland

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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