City, University of London

Degree level: Undergraduate

Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Biomedical Engineering Foundation

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Course summary

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The Foundation course provides a pathway to BEng and MEng degree courses in Electrical & Electronic Engineering and Biomedical Engineering. If you wish to study for Electrical and Electronic Engineering or Biomedical Engineering degrees at City, University of London, but do not satisfy the entry requirements, Foundation courses can be the first year of a four year BEng (or five year MEng) degree. The emphasis in the Foundation courses is on developing your study skills and ability in core engineering subjects.

Course details


The course covers the following key modules: Electrical and Electronic Principles; Electrical Science; Mathematics; C Programming; Study Skills; Electronic Hardware and Software Experiments. Plus one option from: Computer Hardware; Biomedical Engineering.

Assessment method

Assessment is based on written examinations, formal laboratory reports, technical reports and essays, class tests and oral presentations of project or software development work. The approximate percentage of the course assessment, based on 2017/18 entry is as follows: 50% written, 50% coursework.

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeH606
Institution code C60
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 96 points 96 UCAS tariff points from A/AS levels including A level Mathematics at grade C or AS level Mathematics at grade A
A level CCC CCC to include A level Mathematics at grade C or AS level Mathematics at grade A A level General Studies, Critical Thinking and Citizenship are not accepted

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

For 2020 fees information, please visit:
Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Biomedical Engineering Foundation at City, University of London - UCAS