University of Brighton has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Combining exploration of fundamental theories with practical experience, our Electronic and Computer Engineering BEng(Hons) provides a solid foundation in electronic engineering to prepare you for a career in digital, computing, and communications systems.
With a focus on employability, the course is designed in consultation with industry experts and our accrediting body. Our Industrial Advisory Board contributes to the ongoing development of the programme, keeping it current and relevant.
You will learn by getting involved in challenging and rewarding projects such as building fighting robots, and have the opportunity to join the Formula Student team. Working in groups with other engineering specialists, you will develop your teamwork, design, presentation and communication skills, mirroring what you will experience in industry.
Guest lecturers reinforce our strong links with industry, providing you with networking opportunities. The opportunity of a paid placement year helps build your confidence and provides invaluable contacts in industry.
If you achieve the required standard in year 2, you can choose to progress directly to the third year of the Electronic and Computer Engineering MEng and study towards a masters-level qualification.
The course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) as partially meeting the educational requirements for chartered engineer (CEng) status.
How to apply
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15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||96 - 112 points|
|A level||CCC - BBC||Must include a C in A level Maths, plus A level physical science.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMM - DMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 24 credits||Pass Access to HE Diploma with at least 45 credits at Level 3. Must achieve Level 3 units in maths and a physical science.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||26 points||Must include three subjects at Higher Level, two to be Mathematics and Physics at grade 5.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H3, H3, H3, H3, H4|
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.0||6.0 overall with a minimum of 5.5. in each element, or equivalent English Language qualification.|
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Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|