The entry requirements for the MSc Electronic and Electrical Engineering course is a first or second class honours degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering or a similar relevant engineering or science discipline. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.
Months of entry
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The MSc Electronic and Electrical Engineering course covers the ability to apply the knowledge gained in the course creatively and effectively for the benefit of the profession, to plan and execute a programme of work efficiently, and to be able, on your own initiative, to enhance your skills and knowledge as required throughout your career.
Industry-standard equipment, such as a scanning tunnelling microscope for atomic scale probing or an hp4124 parameter analyzer for power devices, is used for simulation, implementation and communication.
There will be the opportunity to choose and apply suitable prototyping and production methods and components, gain knowledge in constructing and evaluating advanced models of various manufacturing techniques, and be able to differentiate, analyse and discuss various product lifetime management solutions and how they affect different sectors of industry.
Modules on the MSc Electronic and Electrical Engineering course can vary each year but you could expect to study:
- Communication Skills for Research Engineers
- Energy and Power Electronics Laboratory
- Power Semiconductor Devices
- Advanced Power Electronics and Drives
- Wide Band-Gap Electronics
- Power Generation Systems
- Modern Control Systems
- Advanced Power Systems
- Signals and Systems
- Digital Communications
- Optical Communications
- Probing at the Nanoscale
- RF and Microwaves
- Wireless Communications
- Optical Networks
- Nanoscale Structures and Devices
- MSc Research Project
Information for international students
Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- College of Engineering
- +44 (0)1792 295514