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Course summary

You can select classes from the extensive range of postgraduate taught courses delivered by our Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering. This unique flexible structure allows you to build a personalised Masters programme that meets your academic interests and career aspirations. The course can lead to a wide range of career opportunities. Recent graduates have gained well paid positions in: electrical supply industries, telecommunications and IT, consulting and design companies, healthcare and aerospace. You'll have two semesters of compulsory and optional classes, followed by a three-month research project in your chosen area. There’s the opportunity to carry this out through the department's competitive MSc industrial internships. The internships are offered in collaboration with selected department industry partners, including ScottishPower, Smarter Grid Solutions and SSE. You'll address engineering challenges facing the partner, with site visits, access and provision of relevant technical data and/or facilities provided, along with an industry mentor and academic supervisor.


Compulsary Classes: Assignment and Professional Studies, MSc Research Project/ Internship. Elective classes: Power Electronics, Machines & Applications, Power System Design, Operation & Protection, Digital Signal Processing Principles, Information Transmission & Security, 5G Communications Networks, Control Principles, Advanced Power System Analysis & Protection ,High Voltage Technology & Electromagnetic Compatibility, Power Electronics for Energy & Drive Control, Power System Economics, Markets & Asset Management, Wind Energy & Distributed Energy Resources, Advanced Digital Signal Processing Principles, Embedded Systems Design, Image & Video Processing, Sensor Technologies, Software Engineering

Entry requirements

Normally a first or second-class Honours degree or equivalent overseas qualification in electronic, electrical, communications, power or energy engineering, or a related cognate discipline.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Scotland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £23050 Year 1

Additional fee information

For information on tuition fees, additional costs and funding for this programme, please view the programme details on the University of Strathclyde website.

Sponsorship information

Electronic and Electrical Engineering at University of Strathclyde - UCAS