Taught course

Electrical Engineering

University of Nottingham · Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Entry requirements

A high 2:2 (or international equivalent) in electrical engineering or an electrical engineering related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

This classic, broad-based degree provides state-of-the-art modules in power electronics, drives, power systems, power quality, control and electronic drives; power quality and electromagnetic compatibility; real-time control; control electronics and microprocessors.

It is an excellent way to convert from other engineering disciplines, as a range of modules is offered to suit differing backgrounds and experience.

Key facts:

  • Teaching informed by active leading-edge researchers in the field.
  • Innovative and engaging teaching methods.
  • Access to many online resources and flexibility in course content.
  • One-to-one project tuition with expert members of staff.
  • The Faculty of Engineering conducts research that has been recognised by the Research Excellence Framework (2014) as being world-leading or internationally excellent, placing it in the UK’s top ten universities for engineering.
  • This course is accredited by the IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) to meet the further learning requirements of a Chartered Engineer.

For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus.

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element).

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the Faculty of Engineering web pages.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0) 115 951 5151