Taught course

Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Loughborough University · School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering

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Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree or equivalent international qualification in a relevant science, technology, engineering or maths discipline.

Applicants with qualifications slightly below and/or professional experience will also be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

Our Electronic and Electrical Engineering MSc has been developed in consultation with industry advisors and provides a thorough knowledge of the principles and techniques of this field of engineering, whilst having a strong emphasis on practical applications.

The programme draws on the world-class research of the School and will develop your research skills through your individual project, which is supported by one of our expert academic staff. The programme will also enable you to acquire practical and theoretical skills that are valued in industry.

You will be taught using CAD packages such as Applied Wave Research’s Microwave Office, CST Microwave Studio and EMPIRE XPU, as well as, Altera, Cadence, Mentor Graphics and Xilinx; commercial programming tools; antenna anechoic chambers and microwave test equipment; VI visualisation systems; and state-of-the-art sports technology laboratories.

Who should study this programme?

Our MSc Electronic and Electrical Engineering programme is suitable for recent graduates and engineering professionals with strong mathematical skills and experience of microelectronics who wish to develop the highly valued knowledge and skills of an electronic/electrical engineer.

Information for international students

Applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements. Further details are available on the International website.

Fees and funding

Please see our website for a list of master's degree funding and scholarships.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)1509 227158