From the world wide web and global mobile phone networks, to digital music players and renewable energy sources, this subject shapes the everyday world around us.
Highly skilled Electronic and Electrical Engineering graduates are in high demand and have opportunities to work all over the world.
The integrated Engineering Foundation Year programme can lead to any full engineering degree. It is not a qualification in its own right, but the first year of a four-year BEng degree.
This degree will train you for a career in electrical, electronic and nanoengineering positions across a wide range of sectors.
As you progress, your developing analytical abilities will combine with hands-on experience of advanced specialist equipment, establishing skills which are vital to securing employment in the wider industry.
WHY ELECTRONIC AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING WITH A FOUNDATION YEAR AT SWANSEA?
Engineering at Swansea University has a strong reputation and attracts students from across the world.
Did you know?
- Electronic and Electrical Engineering at Swansea was ranked 13th in the UK by the Times Good University Guide 2019.
- Within six months of graduating, 93% of Electronic and Electrical Engineering graduates are employed or in further study (16/17 Graduate DLHE).
A flexibly structured degree path means you have the opportunity to study abroad for a year or work in industry for a year.
A selection of optional modules are offered in the later years of study, helping to closely align the degree with your interests.
YOUR ELECTRONIC AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING WITH A FOUNDATION YEAR EXPERIENCE
As all Engineering Foundation Year students study all the same modules, there is a good rapport amongst students which creates a friendly and supportive study atmosphere.
ELECTRONIC AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING WITH A FOUNDATION YEAR EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates of Electronic and Electrical Engineering are set on course for a range of stimulating 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 Sales Engineer
Swansea graduates in electronic and electrical engineering have become senior executives of multinational companies, progressing to organisations such as the Ministry of Defence, Jaguar Land Rover and Babcock International.