Electrical and Electronic Engineering BEng (Hons) / MEng

Attendance
Duration
Location
Start Date
Duration
4 Years
Location
Waterside
Start Date
Sept/July

Overview Updated 24/09/2018

During this course you will study electrical and electronic engineering, design and simulation, computing and programming, control systems and embedded systems, as well as investigating sustainability and innovation within the industry and business practice.

All of our Engineering programmes have links with the Northampton Engineering Training Partnership (NETP). The NETP is a partnership of engineering companies working with The University of Northampton. The partnership exists to create a pool of industry ready engineers of the highest calibre.

Course

Highlights

  • Industry placement available.
  • Option to continue into integrated masters.

HP Laptop and software included with this course.

Additional

Information

Integrated postgraduate year

This course offers an additional year of study, to move onto the integrated postgraduate year to further your education within Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

Course Details

This course will give you all the skills and knowledge you will need for a successful career, empowering you to drive the industry forward and make change for good in the Engineering world. During this course you will study electrical and electronic engineering, design and simulation, computing and programming, control systems and embedded systems, as well as investigating sustainability and innovation within the industry and business practice.

Read more…

Open Days

See for yourself

Our Open Days offer you a fantastic opportunity to get a real taste of university life at Northampton and discover how studying here will be a life-changing experience.

Each Open Day has a packed programme of subjects talks, advice sessions and activities designed to give you all the information you need about studying at The University of Northampton.

To find out more about the day, please feel free to have a look at our Open Day Guide.

Careers

Career Opportunities

This course is an excellent foundation for careers in a number of different sectors including manufacturing, pharmaceutical, automotive, aerospace, IT and telecommunications, energy and utilities. You can also choose to continue into further study with one of our Postgraduate programmes.

Some of the examples of jobs directly related to your degree include:

Aerospace engineer, Broadcast engineer, Control and instrumentation engineer, Design engineer, Electrical engineer, Electronics engineer, IT consultant, Network engineer, Nuclear engineer, Systems analyst.

Contacts

Course enquiries
study@northampton.ac.uk

Application status enquiries
admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

Current student enquiries
SID@northampton.ac.uk

International student enquiries
international@northampton.ac.uk

Enquire online
Online enquiry form

Applying for 2019
Facebook Applicant Group

Office hours:
Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

Phone Call

0300 303 2772
+44 (0)1604 892134
+44 (0)1604 892546

 

Entry Requirements

General entry requirements apply. A typical offer could be BCC at A-Level or DMM at BTEC. We look for applicants with A-Level Maths at grade C or above and an A-Level in Science at grade C or above. We welcome international applicants and applications from students with a range of non-traditional educational or professional qualifications.

For information on how to apply to study with us, please see our How to Apply page.

Language Requirements

Those who do not have English as their first language will need to demonstrate that they meet the minimum English language requirement of IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent).

For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

For information on how to apply to study with us as an International student, please see our How to apply for International Study page.

Course Content

  • Computer Systems (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: CSY1014
    Core Module Y
  • Electrical and Electronic Principles (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: ENG1050
    Core Module Y
  • Engineering Industry Practice (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: ENG1048
    Core Module Y
  • Introduction to Engineering Design (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: ENG1004
    Core Module Y
  • Mathematics for Engineers (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: ENG1051
    Core Module Y
  • Problem Solving and Programming (20 Credits) Credits)
    Module code: CSY1020
    Core Module Y

Course Stats

Facilities &

Special Features

  • You will benefit from industry workshops, innovative laboratories and computer-aided design suites.
  • Our engineering programmes have strong industry focus, aiming to build upon students’ knowledge and experience to prepare them for employment or further study.
  • Engagement with industry is actively encouraged and supported whenever possible. You will have an opportunity to undertake a placement year in the industry between year two and three, so that you can put your studies to practice.
  • Collaboration between The University of Northampton and local engineering companies (NETP), who provide paid placements opportunities for University students.
  • Possibility of an industry based final year project.

Changing Futures Week

Industry trips and tricks

Changing Futures is a five-day, University wide showcase of activities and industry speakers to help students explore skills and activities to develop their academic and personal lives.

Fees & Funding

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Full Time: £9,250

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

International: £11,700

Scholarships

EU and International Scholarships

Sir Thomas White Scholarship

The Sir Thomas White scholarship will support and acknowledge an academically gifted student, with the proviso that the selection panel is confident that there is…

TD Lewis Scholarship

The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,500.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

The Chancellor's Fund

The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply. The…

The Reid Science and Engineering Bursary

The Reid Science and Engineering Bursary supports a small number of undergraduate students who are studying a full-time three year BSc or BEng in Environmental…

Wilson Endowment Scholarship

The Wilson Endowment Scholarship provides a £1,500 scholarship to undergraduate students from the Northamptonshire area. The endowed scholarship was donated in memory of Mr Lynn Wilson,…

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Updated 24/09/2018

  • During this course you will study electrical and electronic engineering, design and simulation, computing and programming, control systems and embedded systems, as well as investigating sustainability and innovation within the industry and business practice.

    All of our Engineering programmes have links with the Northampton Engineering Training Partnership (NETP). The NETP is a partnership of engineering companies working with The University of Northampton. The partnership exists to create a pool of industry ready engineers of the highest calibre.

    Course

    Highlights

    • Industry placement available.
    • Option to continue into integrated masters.

    HP Laptop and software included with this course.

  • This course will give you all the skills and knowledge you will need for a successful career, empowering you to drive the industry forward and make change for good in the Engineering world. During this course you will study electrical and electronic engineering, design and simulation, computing and programming, control systems and embedded systems, as well as investigating sustainability and innovation within the industry and business practice.

    Read more…

    Additional

    Information

    Integrated postgraduate year

    This course offers an additional year of study, to move onto the integrated postgraduate year to further your education within Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

    • See for yourself

      Our Open Days offer you a fantastic opportunity to get a real taste of university life at Northampton and discover how studying here will be a life-changing experience.

      Each Open Day has a packed programme of subjects talks, advice sessions and activities designed to give you all the information you need about studying at The University of Northampton.

      To find out more about the day, please feel free to have a look at our Open Day Guide.

    • Career Opportunities

      This course is an excellent foundation for careers in a number of different sectors including manufacturing, pharmaceutical, automotive, aerospace, IT and telecommunications, energy and utilities. You can also choose to continue into further study with one of our Postgraduate programmes.

      Some of the examples of jobs directly related to your degree include:

      Aerospace engineer, Broadcast engineer, Control and instrumentation engineer, Design engineer, Electrical engineer, Electronics engineer, IT consultant, Network engineer, Nuclear engineer, Systems analyst.

  • General entry requirements apply. A typical offer could be BCC at A-Level or DMM at BTEC. We look for applicants with A-Level Maths at grade C or above and an A-Level in Science at grade C or above. We welcome international applicants and applications from students with a range of non-traditional educational or professional qualifications.

    For information on how to apply to study with us, please see our How to Apply page.

    Language Requirements

    Those who do not have English as their first language will need to demonstrate that they meet the minimum English language requirement of IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent).

    For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

    For information on how to apply to study with us as an International student, please see our How to apply for International Study page.

    Contacts

    Course enquiries
    study@northampton.ac.uk

    Application status enquiries
    admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

    Current student enquiries
    SID@northampton.ac.uk

    International student enquiries
    international@northampton.ac.uk

    Enquire online
    Online enquiry form

    Applying for 2019
    Facebook Applicant Group

    Office hours:
    Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
    Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

    Phone Call

    0300 303 2772

    +44 (0)1604 892134

    +44 (0)1604 892546

    • Computer Systems (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: CSY1014
      Core Module Y
    • Electrical and Electronic Principles (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: ENG1050
      Core Module Y
    • Engineering Industry Practice (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: ENG1048
      Core Module Y
    • Introduction to Engineering Design (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: ENG1004
      Core Module Y
    • Mathematics for Engineers (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: ENG1051
      Core Module Y
    • Problem Solving and Programming (20 Credits) Credits)
      Module code: CSY1020
      Core Module Y
    • Industry trips and tricks

      Changing Futures is a five-day, University wide showcase of activities and industry speakers to help students explore skills and activities to develop their academic and personal lives.

  • Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Full Time: £9,250

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    International: £11,700

    Scholarships

    EU and International Scholarships

    Sir Thomas White Scholarship

    The Sir Thomas White scholarship will support and acknowledge an academically gifted student, with the proviso that the selection panel is confident that there is…

    TD Lewis Scholarship

    The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,500.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

    The Chancellor's Fund

    The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply. The…

    The Reid Science and Engineering Bursary

    The Reid Science and Engineering Bursary supports a small number of undergraduate students who are studying a full-time three year BSc or BEng in Environmental…

    Wilson Endowment Scholarship

    The Wilson Endowment Scholarship provides a £1,500 scholarship to undergraduate students from the Northamptonshire area. The endowed scholarship was donated in memory of Mr Lynn Wilson,…

*Course data provided by Unistats

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Waterside

Our brand new £330 million campus.

Now Open

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360° Tour