Taught course

Electronic Engineering

De Montfort University · School of Computer Science and Informatics
MScMSc with Placement

Entry requirements

You should have the equivalent of a British Honours degree (2:2 minimum) in a relevant subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Electronic Engineering builds on your undergraduate knowledge of core aspects of electronics, supported by a module in Engineering Business Environment and Energy studies, which provides you with an understanding of the context of engineering in the early 21st century.

The course embraces a number of themes in areas identified as being generally under-represented in many other courses, such as power electronics and electromagnetic compatibility, providing you with as wide a range of employment opportunities as possible – whether this is in industry or continuing in research.

  • Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) to CEng level - offering a streamlined route to professional registration
  • Industry placement opportunity - you can chose to undertake a year-long work placement, gaining valuable experience to enhance your practical and professional skills further
  • Graduate employability - our graduates have gone on to work in a variety of specialist roles in diverse industries, including; embedded systems, electronic design and biomedical monitoring
  • Access to superb professional facilities - such as general electronics and assembly, digital electronics and microprocessor engineering, power electronics, control systems and communications engineering
  • Study a wide range of specialist modules - course content is regularly reviewed and modules have been specifically developed to address skills gaps in the industry
  • Academic and research Expertise - benefit from teaching by experienced academic and research-based staff, including those from DMU’s dedicated Centre for Electronic and Communications Engineering, who are actively involved in international leadership roles in the sector.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24+ months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12-18 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc with Placement
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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