University of Huddersfield

Electronic Engineering with Placement MSc

This course is specifically aimed at International students, supporting those wishing to gain practical work based experiential learning. Together with studying your chosen course we are offering an additional 6 month placement opportunity, making the course 18 months in length. This allows students with limited experience to put into practice the skills and techniques developed throughout the Master’s degree.

Engineering is a popular and specialised industry. As an electronic engineer you'll design, develop and test components, devices, systems or equipment that use electricity as part of their power source.

Our advanced course in Electronic Engineering aims to address the educational and training needs of research, design and development engineers working in the area of electronic systems. It should appeal to those of you wanting to specialise in the areas of digital system development, systems on 'chip' (SoC) and field programmable gate arrays (FPGA).The course will suit your interest if you're looking at comprehensive analysis of current digital systems and investigation of future techniques and methodologies.

It will give you the opportunity to choose from modules taught within the area of electrical and electronic engineering. Covering topics areas such as Advanced Digital Design Systems, Computers in Control and Project Management.

Graduate destinations are in innovative electronic product design; medical, aerospace and military system research and development.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • An Honours degree (2:1 or above) in Electronic Engineering or a related discipline or an equivalent professional qualification.
  • You are also encouraged to apply if you have other qualifications and/or experience and can demonstrate that you are equipped with knowledge and skills equivalent to Honours degree level.

If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 7.0 overall with no element lower than 6.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable.

Career Prospects

Previous graduates from courses in this subject area have gone on to work in a variety of roles such as We would expect to see graduates progress to careers in electronic and electrical engineering, research and development in the electronics industry. You could also go on to further study and the University has many options available for postgraduate research which may interest you.

Course Details

Digital Design
Advanced Digital Design
Professional Development and Research Methods
Computers in Control
Project and Finance Management
Advanced Technical Project
Professional Development and Practice

Option Modules

Wireless Communications for LANs, PANs and the IoT
Virtual Instrumentation
Modern Vehicle Systems
Parallel Computer Architectures Cluster and Cloud Computing
Modelling Dynamic System

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