Taught course

Advanced Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Extended Research

University of Nottingham · Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Entry requirements

A high 2:1 or equivalent grade in Electrical and/or Electronic Engineering or related discipline. Applicants are expected to have covered modules such as Maths, Electric Circuits, Power Electronics, Electrical Machines, Analogue Electronics, Integrated Circuits, Instrumentation, Control Engineering, or related key technical modules.

Months of entry


Course content

The first year of this advanced MSc programme aims to provide you with a Master's level knowledge in Electrical and Electronic Engineering through a wide range of optional modules in order to suit your background, interest and career aspirations.

In the second year, you will apply the knowledge and skills acquired to solve contemporary real world problems in an extended year long research project. This aims to further enhance your knowledge and skills base in order to boost your prospect of employment as a professional engineer in this field.

The year long extended individual project will form the basis of your written dissertation and further develops your ability to engage in independent learning, prepare you for postgraduate research or careers in industry. The course will develop your ability to:

  • think logically and critically
  • acquire problem-solving skills
  • become competent users of equipment and software
  • communicate results effectively

Information for international students


6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)115 951 5559