University of Strathclyde

Degree level: Undergraduate

Electrical Energy Systems

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Course summary

Develop expertise in how to deliver reliable energy supplies to meet increasing society demands while minimising environmental impact. Why Electrical Energy Systems at Strathclyde? Ranked Number 4 in the UK for Electronic & Electrical Engineering by The Times/ Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022. 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

Application codes

Course code:
H630
Institution code:
S78
Campus name:
University of Strathclyde
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
75%
Student satisfaction
73%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
92%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £22400* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Scotland £1820* Year 1
International £22400* Year 1
Republic of Ireland £22400* 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