The MSc Electronic and Electrical Engineering course enables you to refine specialist skills alongside pioneering research interests at the College of Engineering. Your learning will reflect the modern demands of the electronics industry.
Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), the course gives you the ability to effectively plan and execute an intricate programme of work, and apply specialist knowledge in industry.
Engineering MSc advice from our postgraduate students
WHY ELECTRONIC AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING AT SWANSEA?
Electronic and Electrical Engineering at Swansea is the home of globally-renowned research experts in power electronics, telecommunications, nanotechnology and biometrics
Did you know?
- 10th for Research in the UK (The Times Good University Guide 2021)
- Top 15 in the UK for Course Satisfaction (Guardian University Guide 2022)
- Within six months of graduating, 93% of Electronic and Electrical Engineering graduates are employed or in further study (16/17 Graduate DLHE)
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YOUR ELECTRONIC AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING EXPERIENCE
Over the course you will develop skills with industry-standard equipment, such as a scanning tunnelling microscope for atomic scale probing, and the hp4124 parameter analyser for power devices.
You will have the chance to build an understanding of prototyping and production methods and components, while learning how to construct and evaluate advanced models of manufacturing techniques.
By the end of the course you will be able to confidently differentiate, analyse and discuss product lifetime management solutions, and how they impact specific industry sectors.
Your studies will be nourished by an international community of over 500 postgraduate students and 120 research staff at the College of Engineering.
Further study support comes in the form of 24 hour access to our on-site library, advanced laboratories, a year-round programme of guest lectures, and dedicated postgraduate work rooms
What it’s like being a postgraduate Engineering student at Swansea
ELECTRONIC AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates of the Electronic and Electrical Engineering MSc are well positioned for rewarding employment opportunities.
Your future could lie in any of the following roles:
- Broadcast engineer
- Control and instrumentation engineer
- Electrical engineer
- IT consultant
- Network engineer
- Systems analyst
- Multimedia programmer
- Technical author
- Technical sales engineer
Careers and Employability
Swansea Employability Academy (SEA) will support you at each stage of your career journey helping you build a bright future.
Our career support services include:
- Employability workshops, employers’ talks, bespoke events and careers fairs
- Individual advice and guidance from professionally qualified Careers Advisers
- Help with finding jobs, internships, work placements and volunteering opportunities
- Access to information resources on a wide range of career management topics
- Funding to support student internship opportunities and Student Society/Club events.
We also provide help and advice for Swansea University Alumni up to two years after you graduate.