Master's Degrees in Electrical Engineering in United Kingdom

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Studying Electrical Engineering

Electrical engineering deals with the study and application of physics and mathematics combined with elements of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism to both large and small scale systems to process information and transmit energy. An electrical engineer is responsible with the design and production of various electrical systems, from household appliances to satellite communications.

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Studying in United Kingdom

The moment you will step into a UK university campus, you will feel you have entered a fairy tale. The UK campuses are mesmerizing and the student facilities are outstanding. All the modern and unique features of British universities enable you to engage in ground-breaking research and experience top quality teaching and learning.

Applying to a Master's in United Kingdom

If you want to study a Master's degree at a university in the United Kingdom, you will have to get the right documents to prove that you fit the university requirements. Provide complete personal information, previous qualifications, financial information, and a personal statement. You'll be asked to present supporting documents including:

  • birth certificate;

  • your passport or national identity card;

  • reference letters from past employers or teachers;

  • copies of past diplomas or certificates;

  • academic transcripts.

To show that you have the right English skills, you'll have to also present a IELTS, TOEFL or C1 Advanced language certificate, and in some cases provide an additional test such as UKCAT, BMAT or LNAT. The deadlines for applying to a Master's in the UK are usually during the summer (June), or in winter (January). Many universities have rolling applications, which means you can apply whenever you are ready.

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129 Electrical Engineering Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.Eng. Electrical, Electronic and Energy Engineering

The global demand for renewable and other energy technologies is increasing the need for engineering graduates with traditional electrical and electronic skills suitable for energy generation, distribution, instrumentation and telecommunications. Earn an Electrical, Electronic and Energy Engineering degree at Glasgow Caledonian University.

M.Phil. Engineering

The Department of Engineering at University of Portsmouth conducts research in response to practical demands in defence, healthcare, manufacturing, marine and service industries, which is supported by grants from the EPSRC, the MRC, the Royal Society, EU, MOD, industry and UK charities. 

M.Sc. Electrical Engineering

The modern power system is evolving with increasing use of power electronics, integration of renewable sources such as  wind and solar development of embedded generation and microgrids. The MSc in Electrical Engineering award at Staffordshire University is designed to produce engineers who are capable of engineering such a system.

M.Sc. Electrical Power Systems

The Electrical Power Systems programme offered at the University of Birmingham will give you the timely skills and specialist knowledge required to significantly enhance your career prospects in the electrical power industry.

School of Electronic, Electrical and Computer Engineering
M.Eng. Innovation Engineering

Engineers are responsible for the greatest innovations that sustain us every day. Innovative engineering can address many global challenges such as providing adequate access to resources as well as addressing environmental concerns. It can extend the possibilities of healthcare research and advance the technologies to support medical interventions.

M.Eng. Electrical Engineering

The distinct Electrical Engineering (Integrated Masters) from the University of Southampton builds upon the BEng Electrical Engineering programme with advanced engineering topics, management studies, law and group projects, in which you will tackle wide-ranging engineering challenges. You will also have the opportunity to gain industrial experience through vacation employment.

Electronics and Computer Science
M.Eng. Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Integrated Masters)

The distinctive Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Integrated Masters) from the University of Southampton will build upon the BEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering by giving you the opportunity to learn the management skills needed to become a leader in this industry and to explore additional specialist modules.

Electronics and Computer Science
M.Sc. Electrical Power Systems with Advanced Research

This 2-year MSc Electrical Power Systems with Advanced Research programme from the University of Birmingham meets the industrial demand for the training and education of both existing and future engineers in the advanced concepts of electrical power systems and renewable energy as well as advanced research skills. 

School of Electronic, Electrical and Computer Engineering
M.Sc. Electrical Power and Energy Systems (with Advanced Practice)

This Electrical Power and Energy Systems (with Advanced Practice) programmeat Teesside University  is for graduate engineers wishing to work in the electrical power industry. It develops your knowledge of electrical power and energy systems, giving you a good understanding of the latest developments and techniques within the electrical power industry.

M.Sc. Communications Engineering

This Communications Engineering programme from the University of Birmingham will equip you for a rewarding career in a dynamic and challenging field. Companies in both mature and rapidly growing economies are keen to secure staff with the masters-level specialist knowledge of the underlying principles and advanced applications of communication systems that this programme provides.

School of Electronic, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Pre-Master Engineering

The Master’s Foundation Programme in Engineering is available as a two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression* to a wide range of Master’s degrees at London South Bank University. You will study your Foundation programme at the Centre located at the heart of the London South Bank University campus.

M.Eng. Mechatronic Engineering

Our distinct MEng Mechatronic Engineering (Integrated Masters) from University of Southampton builds upon the BEng Mechatronic Engineering programme with advanced engineering topics, management studies, law and a group project, in which you will get the chance to design and construct a product to meet a real world need. 

Electronics and Computer Science
M.Sc. Digital Audio Engineering

The MSc in Digital Audio Engineering from University of London is a unique and innovate course designed to give you advanced knowledge and skills related to digital audio, which can be found in every area of modern technology and culture. 

MSc - PgDip - PgCert Aerospace Manufacturing

The Aerospace Manufacturing course at Cranfield University teaches the sought-after capability to manage major improvement programmes in the aerospace manufacturing industry or instigate intervention that delivers improvements to the performance of their businesses.

M.Sc. Electrical Engineering

This MSc course in Electrical Engineering is specifically designed for students who wish to pursue a broad programme of advanced studies, whilst also offering a wide range of specialist modules which open a variety of career pathways on graduation.

College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences
M.Sc. Telecommunications Engineering

The Telecommunications Engineering programme offered by the Loughborough University is delivered by experts in the field who are research active and usually known for their work and contributions to the discipline. This environment can seriously improve your chances of finding a rewarding and worthwhile career. 

School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
M.Sc. Computer Engineering

This hands-on Computer Engineering course is designed for students who want to understand state-of-the-art developments in hardware and software, and develop the skills and ability to design computer systems in every aspect of commerce and industry.

College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences
M.Sc. Electronic Engineering

The Electronic Engineering MSc offered by the University of Surrey is a technically-focused one year programme where you can tailor the course to your needs and interests. The University of Surrey is leading the way in areas such as nanotechnology, vision and signal processing, mobile and wireless communications, multimedia engineering, and space and satellite engineering. 

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences
M.Sc. Electrical and Electronic Engineering

The Electrical and Electronic Engineering M.Sc. from London South Bank University is an advanced course designed for engineering graduates to enhance their skills in this area of high technology. As a graduate you'll be able to not only respond to the latest changes but also to look ahead and help in shaping future developments.

M.Res. Engineering

The Master of Research (MRes) Engineering programme provides specialist study for graduates intending to work in research and development environments in a variety of scientific and engineering disciplines. Engineering MRes is offered at London South Bank University.

M.Sc. Radiotherapy Planning

This highly focussed course is aimed at therapeutic radiographers, dosimetrists or other healthcare professionals working in radiotherapy and oncology with an interest in radiotherapy planning. Subject to validation

M.Sc. Electronics and Nanoscale Engineering

The Electronics and Nanoscale Engineering research division is home to more than 70 research students working in fields as diverse as atomic force microscopy, quantum sensors, high speed optical devices and atomistic device simulations. The Electronics and Nanoscale Engineering programme is offered at University of Glasgow.

M.Sc. Advanced Communications Engineering (Wireless Systems and Networks)

The Advanced Communications Engineering (Wireless Systems and Networks) MSc is one of Kent’s newest programmes. It targets the needs of researchers and industry in a fast-paced and technical communications sector which continues to bring many of the advances that make ultra-fast wireless communications possible.

School of Engineering and Digital Arts
M.Sc. Electronic and Electrical Engineering (conversion programme)

This conversion masters programme builds on the strengths of the Queen Mary University School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science. These strengths include world-leading research in: networks, antenna design and electromagnetics, computer vision and computer theory. The conversion course is aimed at graduates from mathematics, science and other non-engineering backgrounds, who would like to pursue a career in electronic and electrical engineering.  

M.Sc. Electrical Power Systems Engineering

Power system engineering is about keeping things in balance. Not just the balance between generation and load or between production and consumption of reactive power. It is also about the balance between the cost of energy and its environmental impact or the balance between the reliability of the supply and the investments needed to develop the system. 

M.Res. Engineering

MRes Engineering at University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) provides a flexible framework if you're an engineering graduate intending to specialise in a specific area of interest, such as aircraft design, robotics system development, vehicle performance or intelligent systems.

M.Sc. Electrical Power

This course delivers a broad coverage of all major disciplines in Electrical Power, including power electronics, electric drives, electrical machine design and power systems. It also covers important electrical power themes such as renewable energy systems and electric vehicles.

School of Engineering
M.Sc. Advanced Communications Systems

Starting from the concept of a signal, we cover the fundamentals of how signals are acquired, processed and transmitted over a wide range of media — electronic, optical and radio. Our laboratory work shows how these principles are put into practice and your software development skills are improved through a series of lectures, exercises and assignments.

School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering
M.Sc. Electronic and Electrical Engineering (Eng)

Commercial products today combine many technologies, and industry is increasingly interdisciplinary. This Electronic and Electrical Engineering (Eng) at University of Leeds is designed to meet this demand, giving you an interdisciplinary knowledge base in modern electronics including power, communications, control and embedded processors.

Faculty of Engineering
M.Sc. Electronic Engineering

The Electronic Engineering programme is offered at the Manchester Metropolitan University. This course covers the key components needed to design and implement modern electronic systems; the use of modern embedded systems for single chip solutions and higher power electronics; and links to renewable energy systems, fuel cells and hybrid vehicles.

M.Sc. Telecommunications Engineering

Are you looking to build a career in a specialised niche in the technology sector? This Masters extends your knowledge of IT networks and provides hands-on training in telephony and high-speed data services. This will equip you for well-paid roles as a specialist telecommunications engineer, as well as for more general roles in developing network systems.

M.Eng. Engineering (Electronic and Electrical)

Electronic and electrical engineers invent and create the technology that typifies today's high-tech society, and this four-year programme provides a thorough coverage of the theory, devices and systems that underpin it. Applying for the MEng provides the most flexibility with the opportunity to specialise at the end of year two.

Engineering Sciences
M.Sc. Process Automation, Instrumentation and Control

Professional automation, instrumentation and control systems have become essential in the chemical and process industries over the years. Today, it is inconceivable that anybody would contemplate building a new plant or designing a new process without installing comprehensive instrumentation and control systems.

M.Sc. Electronic Engineering by Research

Electronic Engineering is at the heart of many systems that we use on a daily basis, including mobile communications, computers, transport systems, most domestic appliances, TV, radio, music studios and gaming devices. There is nothing around us today that has not been engineered to be fit-for-purpose. 

M.Sc. Electrical Power Engineering

This programme provides an opportunity to specialise in the field of electrical power. It builds on a first degree in electrical/electronic engineering and explores how modern power systems from drives to power distribution are designed and implemented. 

School of Engineering and Science
M.Eng. Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Management

We believe the key to success is to understand the subject at a fundamental level and so we place great importance on teaching you the underpinning analytical base of electrical and electronic engineering from the start. Our research is closely allied to our teaching and, because we are active in such a broad variety of research fields, we can offer an extensive range of advanced modules for you to build a programme around your interests and career plans. MEng students have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience of engineering in action with the option of a six-month placement during their third year.

M.Sc. Electronic Systems Design

Our course gives you the technical and managerial expertise in electronic and electrical engineering to meet the demands of industry. This programme is offered by the University of Bath.

Faculty of Engineering and Design
M.Eng. Electronic and Electrical Engineering (H606)

Electronic and Electrical Engineering at Swansea University is one of the most exciting subjects available to a university student. Like a challenge, good at solving problems and interested in how things work? As a student on the MEng Electronic and Electrical Engineering course, you could make a contribution to the technological revolution that is radically changing the way we live.

M.Sc. Electrical and Electronic Engineering

This Electrical and Electronic Engineering MSc at Coventry University aims to further develop students' knowledge of and expertise in specialist engineering subjects associated with the main application areas of electrical and electronic engineering. Particular prominence is given to electrical power systems and machines, robotics and sensors, digital systems incorporating VHDL and signal processing.

Computing, Electronics and Mathematics
M.Sc. Electronics & Electrical Engineering

This Masters in Electronics & Electrical Engineering is designed for both new graduates and more established engineers. It covers a broad spectrum of specialist topics with immediate application to industrial problems, from electrical supply through systems control to high-speed electronics.

College of Science and Engineering
M.Eng. Electronic and Information Engineering

Our Electronic and Information Engineering degree programmes give you an understanding of the entire stack of modern networked computers, from the design and architecture of the CPU in a smart-phone, to the information theory and wireless protocols connecting it to the internet, and on into the operating systems and databases providing back-end support in the cloud.

M.Sc. Electronics & Electrical Engineering & Management

The Masters in Electronics & Electrical Engineering & Management at University of Glasgow introduces you to contemporary business and management issues while increasing your depth of knowledge in your chosen speciality of electronics and electrical engineering.

College of Science and Engineering
M.Eng. Electrical and Electronic Engineering MEng

University of Greenwich, Electrical and Electronic Engineering MEng programme is designed to prepare students for careers as professional electrical and electronic engineers, with the focus on innovation, analysis and development within a wide range of advanced engineering technologies.

School of Engineering and Science
M.Sc. Electrical Power Systems

The MSc Electrical Power Systems will give you the skills and specialist experience required to significantly enhance your career in the electrical power industry.

Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering