Taught course

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

University of East London · School of Architecture, Computing and Engineering - ACE

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:2 with honours Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) or minimum 2:1 with honours Bachelor of Science (BSc) from the UK, taught in English in an Electrical/Electronic/Communication Engineering, Maths or Physics related degree.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The programme is designed to provide a sound theoretical and practical knowledge in hardware and software technologies and techniques related to applications in electrical and electronic engineering, and to provide the skills necessary to secure higher study or employment in this and related fields.

The programme gives a deeper understanding of the technologies appropriate to electrical and electronic engineering systems, hardware and software interaction and development and design. It is expected that the in-depth knowledge gained is vital for professionals working in the areas of electronic and electrical design.

The programme will stimulate a rigorous and critical approach to analysis and design of the different technologies presented in the programme. Students will work collectively to enhance team-building skills and they will also work independently on a major project in which their individual knowledge and capabilities can be demonstrated.

Key Facts

The course is designed to enhance knowledge, practical skills and employability.

Why Choose Us

We have over 100 years experience of teaching Engineering and have developed programmes, which are current and will give you the opportunity to develop your understanding and skills. With a large proportion of laboratory, computer laboratory and other practical work, you will reinforce the theories and practices learnt in the lectures with 'hands on' experience.

Postgraduates from similar MSc courses in Engineering from UEL have gone on to PhD level within an industrial environment in engineering companies, which for a number of years have had links with the University. Most such postgraduates have continued employment with the same companies after completing their PhDs.

Information for international students

Overall IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in Writing, Speaking, Reading and Listening (or recognised equivalent).

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

We are offering £200,000 worth of scholarships in the form of 50% fee waivers to full and part time Home and EU students studying on a taught masters programme in 2014/15.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


full time
8 months
part time
16 months


part time
8 months
full time
4 months

Course contact details

Applicant Enquiries
+44 (0) 208 223 3333
+44 (0) 208 223 2978