Electronics is essential to the modern world of instant global communication. BEng Communications Engineering at Essex is lead by expert research staff, who have contributed to some major breakthroughs in recent years. Our specialist facilities are used for research into areas including non-invasive brain-computer interfaces, intelligent environments, robotics, optoelectronics, video, RF and MW, printed circuit milling, and semiconductors. Our students are extremely happy - we achieved 92% student satisfaction (NSS 2017).This degree is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). This accreditation is increasingly sought by employers, and provides the first stage towards eventual professional registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng). You also have the opportunity to undertake a placement year with an external organisation in your third year.
Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon)
Many of our courses offer a choice of optional modules to tailor your learning experience. More information about these can be found on the University of Essex website.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Colchester Campus|
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BBB||Including Mathematics. Please note we are unable to accept A-level Use of Mathematics in place of A-level Mathematics.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Entry requirements for students studying BTEC qualifications are dependent on subjects studied. Advice can be provided on an individual basis. The standard required is generally at Distinction level.|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 45 credits|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 points||
Including Higher Level Mathematics grade 5, plus Standard Level Science grade 4 (if not taken at Higher Level). Science in the IB is not required if you have already achieved GCSE Science at grade C/4 or above.
We are also happy to consider a combination of separate IB Diploma Programmes at both Higher and Standard Level. Exact offer levels will vary depending on the range of subjects being taken at higher and standard level, and the course applied for. Please contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office for more information.
In addition all applicants require GCSE Science at grade C/4 or above (or equivalent).
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|