PhD Electrical and Electronic Engineering / Programme details

Year of entry: 2022

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Programme description

The Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is a research degree awarded for making a significant contribution to knowledge; in our case to the subjects associated with Electrical and Electronic Engineering.  The period of research is three to four years.

Our Department is one of the largest electrical and electronic engineering departments in the UK. We have strong links with industry in a number of sectors and are renowned for our theoretical and applied research. We have over 70 academic staff and their research interests cover virtually all aspects of the subject; from the generation and distribution of electrical energy through to photonics and functional materials.

More information about the areas of research interest in the School can be found on the following web pages:

To find out more about the research interests of a particular member of staff visit the staff profiles:

Scholarships and bursaries

For scholarship opportunities see the Funding page on the Department website.

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