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BEngElectrical and Electronic Engineering

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Overview

Core topics include power systems, power electronics, electrical machines and drives and motion control systems.

All our first-year students take part in the faculty’s Global Engineering Challenge, working with students from other engineering disciplines to solve a real-world problem. All second years get to work on a week-long project devised by one of our industry partners. You’ll also get the chance to work with an engineering company through the Sheffield Industrial Project Scheme.

In the third year, you’ll carry out your own research project, supervised by an academic. In your final year, you will work as part of a multidisciplinary team on a research project led by an academic with industry input.

Programme structure

First year

Core modules:

Coursework Year 1
Digital System Engineering
Electrical Circuits and Networks
Electronic Devices and Circuits
Mathematics (Electrical)
Introduction to Energy
System Design Analysis
Global Engineering Challenge Week

Second year

Core modules:

Analogue and Digital Electronics
Communication Electronics
Electrical Energy Management and Conversion
Engineering Software Design
Mathematics II (Electrical)
Engineering – You’re Hired

Optional modules:

Coursework
Coursework Year 2
Project Management and HRM for Engineers

Third year

Core modules:

Individual Design Project
Feedback Systems Design
Finance and Law for Engineers
Power Electronics

Optional modules:

Communication Engineering
Digital Engineering
Electromagnetic Fields and Devices
Electronics and Devices
Power Engineering
Antennas, Radar and Navigation
Digital Design
Electrical Power Systems
Engineering Electromagnetics
Integrated Electronics
Introduction to Digital Signal Processing
Machine Design
Mathematics III (Electrical)
Power Engineering Electromagnetics
Principles of Communications
Semiconductor Electronics

Career opportunities

Typical graduate job titles include: design engineer, system engineer, electrical engineer, electronic engineer, control and instrumentation engineer, software engineer, graduate analyst, research and development test engineer, electrical building services engineer.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States