We live in an age where electronic and electrical products play a crucial role in almost every aspect of our lives. From the evolution of smartphones to the development of wind turbines, electronic and electrical engineers are at the forefront of providing technological advances that not only continue to innovate the world but also address many of the biggest challenges faced by society today. Some of the world’s largest industries such as healthcare, energy and construction rely heavily on the creative and technical skills of electronic and electrical engineers to deliver sustainable solutions for the future — which is why this is such a relevant discipline and hugely sought after by many reputable organisations worldwide. Studying electronic and electrical engineering at Leeds will equip you with the fundamental concepts and new skills used by modern engineers, taught by academics who are leaders in their fields. This will give you the key knowledge and experience you need to begin your career in this challenging, yet rewarding, field. Additionally, our electronic and electrical engineering courses here at Leeds are quality assured, ranking 8th in the UK, and accredited by The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). You’ll also have access to world-class research and specialist facilities right here on campus, alongside exciting opportunities like studying abroad and industrial work placements to ensure you have the best grounding to head out into your professional career. Why study at Leeds
- Graduate with an IET accredited degree from a university ranked 8th in the UK for electronic and electrical engineering, The Guardian League Table 2022 and in the Top 100 in the world for engineering, Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2022.
- Take advantage of the School’s world-leading research here at Leeds. With over 100 years of research history, our research activity has been responsible for engineering new technologies and creating pioneering industry-driven developments, many of which have impacted an array of industrial sectors.
- Experience expertise teaching delivered by a programme team made up of academics and researchers at the forefront of the industry who specialise in a variety of electronic and electrical engineering disciplines.
- Enjoy a more practical approach to learning, with access to our specialist facilities during your project work, including lecture theatres and labs featuring industry-standard equipment and the latest technology.
- Enhance your career prospects and give your CV that competitive edge before you graduate with our paid industrial work placement opportunities. Our close industry links have given previous students the chance to work at — and build professional relationships with — major organisations such as Amazon, Rolls-Royce and Sony.
- Gain invaluable life experience and advance your personal development with our exciting study abroad programmes, spanning across universities worldwide.
- Make the most of your time at Leeds by joining our student society ShockSoc where you can meet more of your coursemates, attend high-quality technical visits, enjoy social events and get the chance to put theory into practice by participating in our own Robot Fighting League.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
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Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)
Subject to places being available, you must achieve our published first year entry requirements and the relevant % average in your first year of study. Learning outcomes of year 1 of the degree programme you are applying to must also have been met.
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|IELTS (Academic)||6||No less than 5.5 in each section.|
GCSE: English Language at grade C (4) or above, or an appropriate English language qualification is also required.
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