Research course

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Newcastle University · School of Engineering

Entry requirements

A 2:1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant subject. However, combinations of the following can be taken into consideration:

  • undergraduate qualifications
  • masters qualifications
  • relevant work experience

Please contact us if you wish to discuss your individual circumstances.

Months of entry

January, April, September

Course content

Join us for your PhD in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. You're encouraged to view our research group expertise for details of our research areas and opportunities. This will help you to develop research in a chosen subject.

Our research groups cover four areas of expertise:

  • Nanomaterials and electronics
  • Microelectronic system design
  • Power electronics, drives and machines
  • Communications and Signal Processing (CSP).

Information for international students

Direct Entry : IELTS 6.5 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 our programme fees and funding web page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Research Administrator
+44 (0) 191 208 7340