• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

On this Electronic and Electrical Engineering course at University of Portsmouth, you'll expand your current knowledge by learning about key topics – such as microwave and wireless technology, and the practical application and design aspects of electronic systems. In the process, you'll update your skills too.

You'll graduate with the ability to apply new technologies in the design and implementation of modern systems. And because the course has been designed to meet a skills shortage in the field, you'll be in an excellent position to pursue roles from product design to aerospace engineering.

What you will experience?

On this course you'll:
  • Learn more about the practical application and design aspects of electronic systems
  • Use our extensive multimedia computational facilities, which feature the latest industry software
  • Improve your knowledge of VHDL and Digital Systems Design, Advanced DSP Techniques, Analytical Management Techniques, Materials for Electronic Products, Microwave and Wireless Technology and Sensors and Measurement Systems, through a combination of theory and practice
  • Work in our labs, including the Analogue and Digital Electronics Laboratories, the Control Engineering Laboratory and the Telecommunications and Signal Processing Laboratory, which are equipped with professional tools and kits
  • Get to grips with hardware and software development tools for design, development and implementation, as well as our advanced computer suites, which feature the latest analysis and simulation software used by professionals in the industry
  • Complete a personal project based on a significant, in-depth piece of analysis or design

Career

Because electronic engineering skills are in demand, you'll be in a strong position to secure employment when you graduate from the course.

Career opportunities include:

  • Electronics engineer
  • Product design engineer
  • Aerospace engineer
  • Application engineer
  • Design
  • Research and development
  • Product manufacture
  • Project management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • VHDL and Digital Systems Design
  • Advanced DSP Techniques
  • Materials for Electronic Products
  • Microwave and Wireless Technology
  • Sensors and Measurement Systems

        Detailed Programme Facts

        • More details: Make your application as soon as possible.
        • Programme intensity

          You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

          Full-time
          • Full-time duration 12 months
          Part-time
          • Average part-time duration 36 months
          • Intensity Flexible
          • Duration description
            1 year full time (start September), 16 months full time (start January)
        • Languages
          • English
        • Delivery mode
          On Campus
        • More information Go to the programme website

        English Language Requirements

        You need the following IELTS score:

        • Minimum required score:

          6

          The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

          Schedule IELTS

        Academic Requirements

        You need the following GPA score:

        Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

        Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

        General Requirements

        • A second-class honours degree in a relevant subject, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications.
        • English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 5.5.

        Tuition Fee

        • International

          15100 GBP/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 15100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
        • EU/EEA

          7700 GBP/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 7700 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
        We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

        UK/EU/Channel Islands and Isle of Man students

        • Part time: £2,570

        International students

        • Part time: £5,030

        Living costs for Portsmouth

        • 710 - 1100 GBP/month
          Living Costs

        The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

        Funding

        Check the programme website for information about funding options.

        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.

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