We have a total annual research grant income of around £4 million, from a wide range of sources including the European Union, UK Research Councils, UK Government agencies, charities, and industry both in the UK and internationally.
We are proud of our long-standing international reputation in research related to Electrical Power and Control Systems, railway engineering and communications and sensing.
The Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering programme at the University of Birmingham is very pleased to have achieved a very good performance in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) – the system for assessing the quality of research in UK. 86% of our research was rated as world-leading or internationally excellent. higher education institutions. Learn more about our REF results.
University Careers Network
Preparation for your career should be one of the first things you think about as you start university. Whether you have a clear idea of where your future aspirations lie or want to consider the broad range of opportunities available once you have a Birmingham degree, our Careers Network can help you achieve your goal.
Our unique careers guidance service is tailored to your academic subject area, offering a specialised team (in each of the five academic colleges) who can give you expert advice. Our team source exclusive work experience opportunities to help you stand out amongst the competition, with mentoring, global internships and placements available to you. Once you have a career in your sights, one-to-one support with CVs and job applications will help give you the edge.
- Communications and Sensing
- Electrical Power and Control Systems
- Railway Systems Engineering
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Registration for PhD and MSc by Research study can take place at the beginning of any month
DisciplinesElectrical Engineering Electronics & Embedded Technology General Engineering & Technology View 137 other Masters in Electrical Engineering in United Kingdom
A 2:1 Honours degree in a relevant subject, an appropriate standard of English and adequate financial support. The requirements also allow for entry based on comparable ability, as indicated by a good UK MSc performance or a lower first degree performance plus substantial relevant experience. Learn more about entry requirements.
International24780 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24780 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
National4565 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4565 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
Living costs for Birmingham
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.