BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering

As the electronics industry continues to grow worldwide, the demand for electronic engineering graduates is high. Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology, our BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree combines technical engineering and mathematical knowledge with management and business skills, and covers embedded computing, electrical, electronic and communications engineering.

We encourage you to gain experience in the workplace as part of your studies. Our Electrical and Electronic Engineering students have completed year-long placements with a range of companies, including Tata Steel, 3M, Renesas, Airbus UK, Renishaw, GlaxoSmithKline, Panasonic, Bosch, and IBM. By the time you graduate, you’ll be ready for a leading role in the development of modern electrical and electronic systems – researching, designing, building and marketing the next generation of products.

What you will study

Years one and two of the BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree provide you with essential knowledge and skills to prepare you for the final years of the course. Areas of study include analogue and digital electronics, embedded systems, mathematics, power, machines and control, and signals and digital

Lectures are strengthened by hands-on laboratory assignments, which use a range of modern software tools with practical hardware systems. This allows you to realise the theory in a practical way. Group and project work throughout the course will reinforce teamwork...

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Our industry-standard facilities help you make the transition from the classroom into an employment setting. We have three suites that include an embedded systems lab, general electronics lab, and power and renewable energy lab.

Our embedded systems lab contains 25 high-end terminals that run cutting edge development tools that have been designed in conjunction with our sponsor, Renesas the worlds leading supplier of microcontrollers. This sponsorship means our students are taught using the most...

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This course is taught at: Treforest Campus, Pontypridd


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  • Full Time 3 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
    • SW 4 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
      • Full Time 3 Years Start Date: Sep 2018
        • SW 4 Years Start Date: Sep 2018


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