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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141 Electrical Engineering Master's degrees in United Kingdom

Pre-Bachelor International Year One (IY1) – Engineering

This one-year (3 term) International Year One (IY1) – Business programme can offer successful students progression to Year 2 of a number of Business; Art and Design; and Engineering degrees at Coventry University. You will study your foundation programme at the ONCAMPUS Centre based at the heart of the Coventry University campus with easy access to TheHub, library and the city centre.

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. Electronic Engineering

The Electronic Engineering programme offered by the Bangor University aims to provide a broad based Electronic Engineering MSc which will enable students to contribute to the future development of electronic products and services.

School of Electronic Engineering
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.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. Electronic Engineering (Euromasters)

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. Our Electronic Engineering MSc is a technically-focused one year programme where you can tailor the course to your needs and interests.

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences
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
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.Eng. Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Electrical and electronic engineers develop systems that power our homes and enable us to communicate wherever we are. From smartphones and agile robots, to aircraft control systems and renewable energy provision, the solutions developed by electrical and electronic engineers continue to improve and transform our lives.

School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
M.Sc. Advanced Electronic Systems Engineering

The Advanced Electronic Systems Engineering MSc from University of Kent is broad programme in advanced electronics, reflecting the latest developments in telecommunications, embedded systems, instrumentation and control.

School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Pre-Bachelor Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Solihull College

This foundation degree (FdEng) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering has been developed by Solihull College and Oxford Brookes University, to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed for a technical or management career in the electrical and electronic engineering industry.

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
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. Electrical Power Engineering

The MSc in Electrical Power Engineering offered by The University of Edinburgh is a one-year programme is designed to equip graduates and professionals with a broad and robust training on modern power engineering technologies, with a strong focus on renewable energy conversion and smart grids.

School of Engineering
M.Sc. Communication Engineering

This programme provides an up-to-date view of communication and telecommunication engineering from a systems level through to implementation using Microwave, Optical and Semi-Conductor Devices. Emphasis is placed on mobile communications, networks and wireless technologies.

School of Electrical and Electronic 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.Sc. Electrical Energy Systems

The MSc in Electrical Energy Systems has a particular focus on the integration of renewable generation into electricity transmission and distribution networks and on preparing students for a new era of truly ‘smart’ grids, and is designed to meet the urgent need for specialists in advanced electrical energy systems.

Cardiff School 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. 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.Eng. Electrical and Electronic Engineering

The four-year MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree has been specifically designed to allow you to develop the skills, knowledge, and application required for a wide range of high quality professional engineering careers in business, research and development and industry.

M.Sc. Electrical Automotive Engineering

The Electrical Automotive Engineering programme offered by the Coventry University seeks to provide a postgraduate education covering the main theoretical and practical aspects of the field. 

Coventry University - Faculty of Engineering and Computing
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. 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.

School of Engineering
M.Eng. Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Well-trained graduates with skills in electronics design, software, telecommunications and engineering are in high demand. Some of our recent graduates are now commanding high salaries working for companies including Olympus, HSBC, Hewlett Packard, BAE Systems and Microsoft. 

Engineering & Applied Science
M.Phil. Engineering

The Engineering programme 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.Eng. Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Hons)

Do you want to lead society towards a more energy-efficient future, enhance your business acumen, and further develop your technical and design ability? The MEng course develops your communication and entrepreneurial skills, and prepares you for a range of high-end careers in electrical and electronic engineering.

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. 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. Electrical Engineering

The master of Electrical Engineering offered at University of Nottingham offers a range of different modules. Topics include electrical machines, power electronics and electrical application.

Faculty of 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. Machine Intelligence

MSc Machine Intelligence builds on the concepts of artificial intelligence and machine learning by creating new systems that more directly provide intelligence than the currently existing digital systems. By developing new processing methods and data representations the aim is to establish the next big step in computing.

School of Engineering and 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. 

M.Sc. Future Power Networks

This course will develops skills in planning, designing and operating that are needed by engineers working in the 21st century electricity industry which is driven by clean and low carbon energy sources. Worldwide electricity useage has been growing at an unprecedented rate with energy consumption predicted to grow by 56% in the next 25 years. There is a growing need for more trained power engineers, and you will be equipped to persue careers that involve design, modelling, analysis and control, and the business aspects of bulk electric power supply systems.

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. Compound Semiconductor Electronics

The MSc Compound Semiconductor Electronics has been designed to deliver thorough training and practical experience in compound semiconductor theory, fabrication and applications, and integration with silicon technology.

Cardiff School of Engineering
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. Telecommunications & Internet Technology

The Telecommunications & Internet Technology MSc based in the Department of Informatics will provide you with an advanced understanding of all aspects of telecommunications networks and the internet. The study pathway will allow you to explore the latest techniques, mechanisms, protocols and network architectures and conduct your own research project.

Faculy of Natural & Mathematical Sciences
M.Eng. Electrical Engineering

The MEng Electrical Engineering degree develops the cross-disciplinary skills you will need to tackle diverse advanced engineering topics from bionanotechnology through to high voltage engineering.

Electronics and Computer Science
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. Electrical and Electronic Engineering with a Year Abroad

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. Telecommunication Engineering

Telecommunications Engineering programme offered at Middlesex University is a combination of electrical engineering and computer science. It covers the design, installation and maintenance of networks and equipment, allowing for the interconnectivity of devices and people.

School of Science and Technology
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.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.

Pre-Bachelor International Year One - Electrical and Electronic Engineering

This International Year One - Electrical and Electronic Engineering course at the University of Sussex is equivalent to the first year of an undergraduate degree. Its aim is to fully prepare you for joining the second year of your chosen undergraduate degree, so that you can go on to achieve success at university, in your career and in the world.

University of Sussex International Study Centre
M.Eng. Electrical Engineering with Renewable Energy Systems

Renewable energy and the reduction of carbon emissions are at the top of the global agenda. This programme addresses the fundamentals of renewable energy and how solar, wind, wave and other such energy sources can be efficiently integrated into practical power systems. The course is in the area of electrical engineering, applied to renewable energy systems.

College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences