Taught course

Electronic and Electrical Engineering

ARU (Anglia Ruskin University) · Faculty of Science and Engineering

Entry requirements

Applicants will require an honours degree in Electronic Engineering or equivalent subject at 2.2 or above from a recognised university. Those who do not possess an honours degree but have a degree or degree equivalent qualification and/or work experience will be considered. Qualifications from an approved professional body will also be taken into account. Applicants may be invited for interview.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

With an ever-growing demand for skilled electronic engineers, our IET accredited course will equip you with the skills and expertise you’ll need to meet the challenges of a constantly changing industrial world.

You’ll have the latest technology at your fingertips in our new laboratories and be able to collaborate with other students on innovative projects to hone your skills.

Our course covers a number of contemporary topics, including power electronics, signal processing, renewable systems, holistic modeling of electronic systems and image processing. Building on your previous experience, and with developed practical skills, you’ll leave with the expert knowledge and understanding to practice safely and effectively in a wide range of environments.

Cambridge is home to the Silicon Fen, Europe’s largest high-technology commercial research and development centre. We have excellent, established links with many employers in the sector including:

  • ARM Ltd
  • Cambridge Network
  • Qualcomm
  • E2V
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Selex Sensors and Airborne Systems
  • South East Essex PCT
  • Acteon Communications
  • Pico Technologies
  • Raytheon

Students have previously visited Pico Technology as part of their course. Our specially equipped laboratories provide you with the essential tools you need in the field of industrial electronics and microelectronics. Among other features they are equipped with wind and solar energy systems, development boards with FPGA circuits and power electronics modules. You’ll also have access to our CAD laboratories with the very latest software.

This programme is CEng accredited and fulfils the educational requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer when presented with a CEng accredited Bachelors programme.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,500 (full-time)
International students
£15,000 (full-time)

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12-15 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

ARU Applicant Enquiries Team