Careers and employability
Supporting your future
Your engineering degree will open up a world of opportunity, giving you skills for a wide range of industries. Our graduates go into careers such as designing and operating large-scale power systems and designing electrical machines and robotics.
- Employability rate: 85% (15 months after the course, source Graduate Outcomes Survey 2019)
- Average salary: £28,500 (15 months after the course, Graduate Outcomes Survey 2019)
My graduate journey - 6 years on
Harish tells us why he loves Mechatronic Engineering and how his degree led to his role at Babcock International.
My graduate journey - 10 years on
Hear from graduate Gary on how his time studying at Manchester prepared him for his career as the Connections Team Manager at TNEI.
VIDEO: Day in the life
We spoke to Electrical and Electronic Engineering graduate Theo to find out where his degree has taken him....
Learning and support
Your learning experience
Our teaching is typically delivered using a blended approach, with ‘on demand’ content combined alongside real-time activity.
Online content such as lectures, videos, podcasts, presentations and quizzes will allow you to work at your own pace. Face-to-face activities such as labs, classes and tutorials enable you to apply your understanding.
VIDEO: Our blended learning methods
The development of new ways of teaching can enhance your learning.
Dr Simon Watson talks about how the department has adapted to deliver blended teaching, and how our students are benefiting from it.
Support on your course
Our student PASS scheme focuses on providing help that complements the staff led teaching.
Students can learn from other year groups to help understand programming concepts, share problems and experiences and strengthen their CV and interview techniques.
Everything you need to know about student finance, and the funding available to you as an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering.
VIDEO: See our facilities
VIDEO: High quality facilities to support your teaching including our high-voltage lab.
VIDEO: Hear about student life
VIDEO: Olivia talks about her student life in EEE.
VIDEO: Learn to work in a team
VIDEO: Find out more about our team projects and how they connect with industry.
Welcome to MECD
A new home for engineering in the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution.
The new Manchester Engineering Campus Development will be the single largest home for engineering in any UK university. Within the walls of this new campus, you will be able to enjoy innovative learning spaces and modern facilities that will enhance your university experience.
COVID-19 and your course
Providing high-quality education
We know the last few months have been challenging and uncertain for us all.
Whatever happens next, you can rest assured that we'll adjust to any changes to public health guidelines while still providing a quality learning environment.
Events for offer-holders
Parents and carers event
We will be hosting a dedicated session for parents/carers and supporters for courses within the School of Engineering in the Spring.
This session will enable parents/carers and supporters to find out more information and ask questions about your chosen course and the University.
VIDEO: Engineered in your imagination
Professor Danielle George’s TED talk about the future of collaboration between humans and machines.
Chat to our students
A student's perspective
Find out more about life at Manchester directly from our students.
Chat with student ambassadors from your subject area. Ask any questions you have and get the answers only our students can give you.
Courses within this subject area
Remind yourself how much your course at Manchester has to offer you.
Follow the relevant link for details about the course you have an offer for:
- Electrical, Electronic & Mechatronic Engineering with an Integrated Foundation Year
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering BEng
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering MEng
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Industrial Experience BEng
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Industrial Experience MEng
- Electronic Engineering BEng
- Electronic Engineering MEng
- Electronic Engineering with Industrial Experience BEng
- Electronic Engineering with Industrial Experience MEng
- Mechatronic Engineering BEng
- Mechatronic Engineering MEng
- Mechatronic Engineering with Industrial Experience BEng
- Mechatronic Engineering with Industrial Experience MEng
Beyond your subject
Visit our offer-holder guide to university life
Your university experience is about more than your degree.
Find out where you could live, how we'll support you, what financial packages are available and how we'll help you develop the distinctive attributes of a Manchester graduate.
Accept your offer
This is your future
Log on to UCAS Track to accept or keep track of your offer.
This is how we'll keep in contact with you about what stage your offer is at. It's also where you can accept your offer and make Manchester your first choice for your future.