Taught course

Power Distribution Engineering

Newcastle University · School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Entry requirements

A 2:2 BEng honours degree, or international equivalent, in electrical and electronic engineering, computer engineering or a related subject. We will also consider your application if you have HND-level education and good, relevant, practical experience.

Months of entry


Course content

This course provides specialist knowledge in electrical power distribution at an advanced level. It meets the increasing demand for skilled Power Distribution Engineers in industry. It provides professional career development with major input from industrial experts.
We offer full and part time courses in Power Distribution Engineering to support professional and career development. They are:
  • designed to meet the increasing demand for skilled Power Distribution Engineers
  • focused on application of knowledge
  • structured to allow flexibility for you and your employer
  • taught by industry-based module leaders giving invaluable practical experience and relevant industrial context
The majority of part time students are based in industry while completing the course, allowing you to share and learn from the experiences of your peers.

Information for international students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 1 English Language requirements: Direct Entry : IELTS 6.0 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See the course information for fees and funding.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 or 36 months
full time
12 months


part time
24 months


part time
12 months

Course contact details

Victoria Coulson, Learning and Teaching Officer, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
+44 (0) 191 208 7916