This MSc course in Advanced Electronic and Electrical Engineering is specifically designed for students who wish to pursue a broad programme of advanced studies, whilst also offering a wide range of specialist modules which open a variety of career pathways on graduation. The distinctive feature of the MSc is its flexible structure – you are able to customise the content of your programme to meet your academic interests and career aspirations. Core modules are used to ensure there is depth and breadth in key areas of electronic and electrical engineering – notably sensors and instrumentation, control, photonics, sustainable power systems, telecommunications, intelligent systems, medical systems, integrated circuits and embedded systems.
Having an advanced, broad level of engineering knowledge and skills is a prerequisite for improving your career options in a demanding and dynamic sector. The course allows graduates with an electronic and electrical engineering background to further develop their skills as well as allowing able students from other numerate degree backgrounds to build up strong expertise in this area to complement their original undergraduate studies. On the MSC programme you will: Gain the in-depth knowledge you need to resolve new, complex and unusual challenges across a range of electrical and electronics issues. Develop imagination, initiative and creativity to allow you to problem solve effectively. Become work ready for a career with leading engineering organisations.
Women in Engineering Scholarships
Both the Government and Brunel University are keen to promote women taking up degrees in Engineering, and we are offering exciting scholarships linked to a bespoke mentoring programme to eligible Home / EU applicants. Please read more about these Women in Engineering Scholarships. http://www.brunel.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-fees-and-funding/funding
Project Management Advanced Analogue Electronics & Photonics Applied Sensors, Instrumentation and Control AEEE Group Project Power Electronics and FACTS
Choose three modules with at least one from: Analogue Integrated Circuit Design Embedded Systems Engineering DSP for Communications Intelligent Systems Project/Dissertation
The Electronic and Computer Engineering discipline is one of the largest in the University, with a portfolio of research contracts totalling £7.5 million, and has strong links with industry. We have a wide range of research groups, each with a complement of academics and research staff and students. The groups are: Media Communications Wireless Networks and Communications Brunel Institute for Power Systems Electronic Systems Sensors and Instrumentation Our laboratories are well equipped with an excellent range of facilities to support the research work and courses. We have comprehensive computing resources in addition to those offered centrally by the University. The discipline is particularly fortunate in having extensive gifts of software and hardware to enable it to undertake far-reaching design projects. This course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
Women in Engineering and Computing Programme
Brunel’s Women in Engineering and Computing mentoring scheme provides our female students with invaluable help and support from their industry mentors.
Teaching and Assessment
This course in Advanced Electronic and Electrical Engineering blends lectures, tutorials, laboratories, individual and group projects with presentations and a major research based dissertation project. External lectures and research seminars will be used to enhance the student experience and highlight the application of the technologies in industry.
You will be assessed on your written assignments, presentations, examinations and a major dissertation project. The course comprises a blend of lectures, tutorials, laboratories, individual and group projects, presentations and a major research-based dissertation project, with external lectures and research seminars used to enhance your experience and highlight the application of the technologies in industry.