Taught course

Advanced Electrical Machines, Power Electronics and Drives

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Qualifications
MSc(Eng)

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree in electrical engineering, electronic engineering, computer science or similar field.

We will also consider your application if you have a 2:2 or equivalent, or industry experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).

The deployment of power electronic converters and electrical machines continues to grow at a rapid rate in sectors such as hybrid and all-electric vehicles, aerospace, renewables and advanced industrial automation. In many of these applications, high performance components are combined into sophisticated motion control and energy management systems. This course will give you a rigorous and in-depth knowledge of the key component technologies and their integration into advanced systems.

Teaching

You’ll learn through research-led teaching, lectures, laboratories, seminars, tutorials and coursework exercises.

Assessment

Assessment is by examinations, coursework and a project dissertation with poster presentation.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc(Eng)

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
eee-mscrec@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 5442