Electrical Energy Systems

University of Strathclyde

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

Develop expertise in how to deliver reliable energy supplies to meet demand, with minimal impact on the environment. Why Electrical Energy Systems at Strathclyde? Ranked No 1 in Scotland and No 5 in the UK by The Times/ Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019 and No 6 in the UK by The Independent Complete University Guide 2020 Learn about electrical, renewable and carbon-neutral energy sources, and the applications of electrical power. Take part in our solar energy international development projects in Africa. Access to IET Power Academy & Scholarship programme with paid work placements. Gain international experience through studying abroad. Professional accreditation by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). Your Career Graduates are in demand in the high-growth energy sector, as well as in the infrastructure industries, engineering consult Computer and Electronic Systems with International Study and defence. Recent employers include Scottish Power Energy Networks, National Grid, SSE Renewables, Aker Solutions, EDF Energy, Atkins Global. Recent graduate roles include: Electrical Engineer Transmission Engineer Control Engineer Smart Grid Specialist Power Engineer Energy Specialist

Course details

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.

EU

Wales

England

International

Scotland

Northern Ireland

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 codeH630
Institution code S78
Campus nameUniversity of Strathclyde
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level BBB - AAB Maths, Physics; Year 2 entry: A*AA-AAB (Maths A, Physics, Computing).
Scottish Higher AAAAB Maths A, Physics or Engineering Science
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 36 points Maths HL6, Physics HL6

HNC/HND: entry to BEng Honours in the first instance.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
EU £1820* Year 1
Scotland £1820* Year 1
International £20900 Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Undergraduate students who live in Scotland will usually have their tuition fees paid by the Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS). If you have previously attended university or college or are not sure about your eligibility, you should contact SAAS to check your eligibility to have your fees paid. SAAS will pay your tuition fees directly to Strathclyde. Most undergraduate students from the rest of the UK (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) will receive a free year of tuition as, assuming no change in Rest of UK fees policy over the period, the total amount payable by undergraduate students will be capped. For students commencing study next session, this is capped at £27,750 (with the exception of the MPharm and Integrated Masters courses); MPharm students pay £9,250 for each of the four years. Students studying on Integrated Masters degree programmes pay an additional £9,250 for the Masters year with the exception of those undertaking a full-year industrial placement where a separate placement fee will apply. The University of Strathclyde offers a wide range of scholarships and bursaries. For further information, please consult the following page: https://www.strath.ac.uk/studywithus/scholarships/. For further information on tuition fees, additional costs and funding for this programme, please view the "Fees and funding" section on the programme website.
Electrical Energy Systems at University of Strathclyde - UCAS