Taught course

Electronic Engineering

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

Entry requirements

Entry requirements:

You should have the equivalent of a British Honours degree (2:2 minimum) in a relevant subject. If you have no formal academic qualifications but do have extensive industry experience we will consider your application on an individual basis.

English requirements:

If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), the Electronic Engineering MSc will build your knowledge of core aspects of electronics, and provide you with an understanding of the context of engineering in the 21st century. On completion of this course, you will have established a good balance between theory and practice, enabling you to solve real engineering problems.


First semester

• Digital Signal Processing

• Physics of Semiconductor Devices

• Engineering Business Environment

and Energy Studies

• Control and Instrumentation

Second semester

• Embedded Systems

• Study Skills and Research Methods

• Electromagnetic Compatibility

• Power Electronics

Third semester

• Individual project

Information for international students

If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24+ months
full time
12-18 months

MSc with Placement

full time
24-30 months

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