A warm welcome to the School of Engineering and Technology, at the University of Hertfordshire. Join us and you will be studying at one of the UK’s most forward-thinking universities, with high academic standards and a real sense of community. The University is located on a beautiful green campus, yet within easy reach of London for those occasions when you want to enjoy the cultural attractions of the capital city. One of the University’s great strengths is our close ties with industry. Here you will benefit from postgraduate degree programmes that respond directly to the needs of business, the public sector and the Engineering and Technology professions – making you an attractive proposition for employers and equipping you to meet 21st century challenges with confidence.
You will learn from experienced teaching and research staff, and use some of the best specialist facilities in the country. Our extensive and high-quality facilities include a flight simulator, machine shop, sophisticated computer-aided engineering packages and System-on-Chip, telecommunications and embedded systems laboratories. Our consultancy expertise is in great demand and we have a strong research culture with wide-ranging interests in a variety of specialist areas. Our established relationships with many leading names in industry add a valuable dimension to your learning experience.
Vibrant academic culture
The School has a thriving postgraduate student population and is proud to recruit students from all over the world. This lively and multinational character is guaranteed to enrich your studies.
Our teaching staff are qualified professional engineers who will offer you encouragement and guidance to help you in your studies. Their prime concern is in teaching and the care of students, but they all have industrial experience and are involved in research, consultancy or links with industry so that they can draw on case studies and applications to give you an education which is relevant to your subsequent career.
Why choose the University of Hertfordshire
This really is an exciting time to accept a place with us. The University has made major investment – £200 million over the last ten years, with a further £100 million committed over the next five years – which means you will be living and learning in an outstanding and stimulating environment
The School has around 250 postgraduate students studying for a taught master’s degree or a PhD. The following taught master’s programmes are offered on a one-year, full-time basis:
• MSc Advanced Digital Systems
• MSc Broadband Telecommunication Networks
• MSc Data Communications and Networks
• MSc Embedded Intelligent Systems
• MSc Radio and Mobile Communication Systems
• MSc Biometrics and Cybersecurity
• MSc Internet Engineering
• MSc Aerospace Engineering
• MSc Automotive Engineering
• MSc Manufacturing Management
• MSc Operations and Supply Chain Management
• MSc Mechanical Engineering
Further details can be found on the School website at: go.herts.ac.uk/et
To Apply for a Place
Students may apply online by visiting our website: www.herts.ac.uk and following the links for ‘Courses’ and ‘How to Apply’.
Research programmes leading to the award of PhD, MPhil or MRes are negotiated on an individual basis. For more information or to apply for a place, please send an email to L.Nicholls@herts.ac.uk
The University of Hertfordshire is keen to attract talented students and is therefore offering scholarships. For full details please check the website for fees and funding.
We have a great variety of student living accommodation and international students studying for the first time in the UK are guaranteed university accommodation (deadline dates apply). Some areas of accommodation are allocated exclusively to postgraduate students. For comprehensive information please contact the Residential Allocations office by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
• Total number of students at the University: approximately 23,000
• Nearest main international airport: London Heathrow
• Nearest railway station: Hatfield
University of Hertfordshire,
Hatfield AL10 9AB,