Electronic Engineering with Foundation year at Middlesex University - UCAS

Course summary

Overview Why study electronic engineering with us In today’s technically advancing world, our hands-on approach will put you at the forefront of the next generation of electronic engineers, where you will have a significant impact on modern life. Our degree gives you the specialist skills, knowledge and practical experience you need to achieve your career ambitions, enabling you to design the electronic systems that shape the way we live. You’ll gain a broad understanding of both digital and analogue electronic systems. You’ll also enhance your problem-solving ability and learn to use professional methods and software to build complex electronic circuits and systems. Build your electronic engineering skills Electronic engineering has a visible impact on modern life - from smartphones to smart cars, and everything in between. You will design and build complex electronic circuits and systems-on-a-chip using a range of methods and software tools, applying a systems engineering approach to problem-solving, opening up career opportunities wherever automation is involved. Led by our team of industry experts in high-tech labs, you’ll learn the specialist skills you need to succeed in a variety of roles that range from wireless and digital design and network design to network planning, mobile internet applications and services development. Middlesex University is a Cisco Local Academy and Arm, Opnet and Xilinx University partners, Huawei approved 5G training centre, LABVIEW Academy with students having access to high-quality specialist digital and wireless laboratories equipped with industry-standard software, hardware and tools. All the essential software needed to study the course is provided, including MATLAB, LabVIEW, SolidWorks etc. The programme makes use of a variety of innovative learning activities and assessment strategies to engage students in the learning process and help them develop confident interpersonal and communication skills, problem-solving and group/team work skills as required by the industry. To support your career success, you will build a professional portfolio of work throughout your degree and receive regular guest lectures and project feedback from industry professionals, with the option of spending a year on industry placement. Students are encouraged to enter prestigious engineering competitions to enhance their experience and career prospects and will have access to our dedicated facilities, which are equipped with industry-standard equipment in electronics, mechatronics, robotics and networking solutions. Get the support you need to succeed During your course, you’ll get personalised support from your Personal Tutor, Student Learning Assistant, and Graduate Academic Assistant. Their first-hand experience in your subject area means they understand how to best support you. We’re also committed to helping you get a competitive edge when it comes to launching your career.


Core modules Computing and Digital Technology (30 credits) - Compulsory SMART (Students Mastering Academic writing, Research and Technology) (30 credits) - Compulsory​ Foundation Mathematics (30 credits) - Compulsory​ Foundation Project (30 credits) - Compulsory​ Year 1 Computing and Electronic Engineering Skills and Projects 1 (30 credits) - Compulsory Fundamentals of Electronics and Communication Engineering (30 credits) - Compulsory Programming Paradigms for Physical Computing and Internet of Things (30 credits) - Compulsory Practical Applications of Mathematics for Engineering (30 credits) - Compulsory Year 2 Electronic Engineering Projects 2 (30 credits) - Compulsory Analogue Electronics (30 credits) - Compulsory Digital System Design (30 credits) - Compulsory Signal Processing and Communications (30 credits) - Compulsory Placement Year Industrial Placement (120 credits) - Compulsory for TKSW only Year 3 System-on-Chip Design and Implementation (30 credits) - Compulsory System Design and Validation (30 credits) - Compulsory Major Project (60 credits) - Compulsory

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Entry requirements listed are accurate at the time of publishing and vary between programmes. Please check your chosen course page for specific entry requirements. Depending on your chosen course, we also consider a combination of qualifications. The latest entry requirements can be found on the course page at: https://www.mdx.ac.uk/courses/undergraduate/design-engineering-electronic-engineering We have a personalised admissions approach in which we make fair, but aspirational offers to our applicants. We feel it’s important that you continue to aim high and achieve great results. If you don’t quite make the grades you hoped to, we’ll look at more than your qualifications when making our final decision. We’ll take into consideration any barriers you may have faced in your learning, especially with potential disruption due to the coronavirus, your achievements in other areas and your personal statement. At Middlesex, we’ll always aim to be as flexible as possible. We pride ourselves on how we recognise potential in our applicants, and support them to succeed in the future.

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English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6With a minimum of 5.5 in each component
TOEFL (iBT)72With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading
PTE Academic51With at least 51 in all components

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £16600 Year 1
International £16600 Year 1

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Electronic Engineering with Foundation year at Middlesex University - UCAS