Taught course

Telecommunication and Electronic Engineering

Sheffield Hallam University · Engineering and Technology

Entry requirements

Typically you need one from the following • an honours degree in a relevant science or engineering subject, usually at least second-class • suitable professional qualifications in an appropriate engineering area • a degree in any discipline plus at least one year of relevant industrial experience • a diploma in a technological area, with at least three years of relevant experience Overseas applicants from countries whose first language is not English must normally produce evidence of competence in English. An IELTS score of 6.0 with 5.5 in all skills (or equivalent) is the standard for non-native speakers of English. If your English language skill is currently below an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English level.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course allows you to gain the latest knowledge and skills required of telecommunication and electronic engineers with an emphasis on hands-on learning. As well as developing your technical ability, the course focuses on building wider professional skills such as planning, research techniques and promoting innovation.

Key points
• Develop skills to take advantage of an increasing demand for telecommunications and electronics engineers.
• Study core and optional technical subjects with the opportunity to study modules in management.
• Take a practical approach to modern telecommunications typically through case studies.
• Support your career aims by completing a research project in an area of interest.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


part time
16 months
full time
8 months


part time
8 months
full time
4 months

Course contact details

Engineering and Technology Postgraduate Office
0114 225 5555
0114 225 3161