Taught course

Automotive Electronic Engineering

Institution
University of Brighton · School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

A 1st or 2nd Class undergraduate Honours degree in engineering, mathematics, physics or an applied science. Overseas students: the JACS code for this course is H300 meaning that some students will have to apply for an Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) certificate before they apply for a visa.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Students explore a range of topics including interconnected communication networks, entertainment systems, safety critical software, diagnostics, alternative fuels and hybrid technologies.

This programme is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology on behalf of the Engineering Council as meeting the requirements for further learning for registration as a chartered engineer.

The Ricardo engineering consultancy helped to develop this course, ensuring MSc students come away equipped with industry-relevant skills.

Modules

Core modules: engineering with MATLAB; sustainable automotive power technology; automotive communication systems; embedded processor systems; advanced computer systems; sensors and interfacing; power electronics and actuators; an individual project on which you base a dissertation. Option modules: automotive control systems; power train engineering.

Information for international students

For non-native speakers of English: IELTS 6.5 overall, with not less than 6.5 in writing and 6.0 in the other sections.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGCert

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries team
Email
enquiries@brighton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1273 644644