Taught course

Electronic Engineering

University of Bedfordshire · Department of Computer Science and Technology
MScMSc with Placement

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a 2:2 Honours degree in a related subject from a recognised higher education institution, or evidence of equivalent work experience.

Months of entry

February, April, June, August, October, November

Course content

This course, for graduates with a background in electronics, was designed with industry experts and is ideal for those aiming to enter a range of specialist careers in digital electronics or communications. Gain advanced theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in digital communications, signal processing, electronic circuits and microprocessors, as well as an understanding of engineering best practice and how to apply it in real-life scenarios. The course will provide you with academic and technical skills to analyse, synthesise, interpret and make sense of modern electronic systems. It will enable you to meet the demands of tomorrow’s engineering society.

Key features

  • In addition to the MSc, graduates will receive a partial CEng level accreditation from the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
  • Each taught unit on this course will be delivered in a block mode of six weeks
  • Option to undertake a placement year

Career opportunities

You will gain valuable skills for a career within electronic engineering as well as those relevant for areas such as computer science or systems engineering.

Areas of study may include:

  • Digital, microwave and optical communications
  • Research methodologies
  • Signals and electronic systems
  • Wireless embedded systems

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

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0300 3300 073