Electronic Engineering (Top-Up) at University of Huddersfield - UCAS

Course summary

The global electronics industry makes a huge contribution to the economy. It is at the heart of everything from manufacturing processes, to the provision of services, green technologies and logistics management, to name a few. These industries are looking to the future of engineering, and this is where you could come in – by enrolling onto our Electronic Engineering (Top-up) BEng (Hons). Why study Electronic Engineering (Top-up) BEng (Hons) at Huddersfield? This one-year top-up course aims for you to continue your studies and interest in the subject area and covers a broad range of topics, including electronic, digital and analogue systems. You will be taught by professional engineers, many of whom have years of industry experience. During the course, you will work on a selected individual research/design project, with the support of your academic supervisor. It is possible to align this with one of the Master's team projects, which involve the design, build and friendly and competitive testing of either a road, airborne or rail vehicle. A vibrant town surrounded by beautiful countryside, Huddersfield is a friendly and diverse place from which to study, too, offering lots to do between lectures. Top 3 Reasons to Study Electronic Engineering (Top-up) BEng (Hons) at Huddersfield 1. Boosted Career Prospects – 89.7% of undergraduate graduates from the School of Computing and Engineering were in work or further study 15 months after graduation* 2.Future Preparation – Graduates from courses in this subject area have gone on to work in organisations including GlaxoSmithKline, Dyson, Bentley Motors Ltd, Schneider Electric and Sellafield Ltd. 3. Develop Relevant Skills – Research plays an important role in informing all our teaching and learning activities, which means you develop knowledge and skills that are current and highly relevant to industry.

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Course modules are varied and include, amongst others: • Digital System Integration • Parallel Computer Architecture Clusters and Grids • Analogue System Integration.

Assessment method

You will have the opportunity to get continual feedback through weekly SAIL (Score as I Learn) assignments, so you will feel confident in your studies and be able to access support when you need it. Assessment of your progress is made through assignments, exams and individual project work, with a focus on practical work. An average of 13%* of the study time on this course is spent with your tutors (either face to face or online) in lectures, seminars, and tutorials. *based on the course structure for 2023 entry as at November 2021

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Entry requirements for this course are considered on an individual basis and are normally one of the following: * HND at Merit or equivalent in a related Science/Engineering/Technology subject. * Foundation Degree in a related Science/Engineering/Technology subject. * Completion of 2 years of a Degree course in a related Science/Engineering/Technology subject. Your previous studies should be in a Physics or Engineering Science related area. Other Sciences may not be acceptable as they may not contain the relevant mathematical components that are an essential requirement for this course.

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English language requirements

If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent.

Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our International Entry Requirements pages.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250* Year 1
EU £17600* Year 1
International £17600* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

This information sets out the tuition fee charges for full-time undergraduate students for the academic year 2024/25. This webpage will be updated with 2025/26 tuition fees as information becomes available. Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and finance - http://www.hud.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-and-finance/ If you are an EU or international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available - https://www.hud.ac.uk/international/fees-and-funding/ Please email the Student Finance Office ([email protected]) or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

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Electronic Engineering (Top-Up) at University of Huddersfield - UCAS