12 months
13000 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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With the Electrical and Electronic Engineering programme from Glasgow Caledonian University, you'll develop the skills to work at the forefront of these exciting fields. Through discovery and invention, you can build a better future for humanity and contribute to the common good.

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GCU’s School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment has almost three decades worth of graduates in the Electrical and Electronic Engineering field and this masters degree has been developed with UK-SPEC/IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) to develop motivated and critical thinkers for the industry.

As a masters student, you are encouraged to join the IET and to participate in activities which are frequently hosted by GCU. Involvement in the activities of the engineering institutions is an important aspect of career development for you as a student engineer, especially from the point of view of the eventual attainment of Chartered Engineer Status.

The curriculum you will study offers a comprehensive exploration of electrical and electronic engineering. There is particular emphasis on today's fast-growing global challenges and you will study sustainable energy systems, telecommunications and smart electronic sensing technologies. The curriculum also connects your learning to the real world with industry case studies and assignments.

Graduate prospects

Your degree and specialist knowledge will guarantee you excellent career opportunities around the world. You might find work in the electrical power industry, the renewable energy sector, the offshore industry, transport engineering, electronic engineering or telecommunications.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Telecommunications
  • Condition Monitoring
  • Energy Audit and Energy Asset Management
  • Measurement Systems
  • Measurement Theory and Devices
  • Power System Operation and Protection
  • Professional Practice (Engineering)
  • Renewable Energy Technologies
  • MSc Project.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All entry requirements listed here should be used as a guide and represent the minimum required to be considered for entry. Applicants who are made a conditional offer of a place may be asked to achieve more than is stated.
  • UK honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in electronic or electrical engineering, or a related subject.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • RUK: £9,250

Part-time 15 credit:

  • Home £700
  • RUK £700
  • EU and International £1,300

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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.

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