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Course summary

This course gives students in-depth knowledge in electrical machines, power systems, renewable energy, power electronics, electrical energy converters and electrical/environmental services in buildings with essential mathematical skills to develop both theoretical and practical skills in the wide sector of electrical power industry. This course will lead the graduate to work in companies/industries as Engineers or Entrepreneurs and will be able to contribute to the UK’s net zero energy innovation and economic recovery future required in this modern era.


Foundation Year Semester 1 • Applied Mathematics • Scientific Principles for Engineering • Study & Laboratory Skills Semester 2 • Mathematics for Engineering • Engineering Science • Chemistry and Applications Year 1 (FT) • Engineering Mathematics and Modelling • Object-Oriented Programming C++ • Electrical Circuit Analysis • Digital Logic Design • Electronic Principles • Design and Practice Year 2 (FT) • Advanced Engineering Mathematics and Modelling • Circuits, Signals and Systems • Principles of Control • Electrical Services and Lighting for Buildings • Electrical Machines and Power Electronics • Professional Practice and Team Design Project Year 3 (FT) • Optional placement year Year 4 (FT) • Renewable Energy Engineering • Systems for Environmental Services • Power Systems Engineering • Electrical Energy Converters and Drives • BEng Project

How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

International applicants

English Language Requirements for International and EU Applicants: IELTS 6.0 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 5.5) or TOEFL IBT 80 ( the minimum score required in each skills areas are: Reading 18, Listening 17, Writing 17, Speaking 20) or Pearson Test of English Academic 52 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 51)

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

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Electrical Power Engineering (with Foundation Year) at London South Bank University - UCAS