MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering / Careers
Year of entry: 2020
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Skills of the students who obtained a degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering are sought after in a wide range of industries.
Some of the activities that the graduates from this course are involved with include;
- Design and operation of large-scale power systems and their integration with renewable energy sources.
- Design of electrical machines and the associated power conversion systems.
- High voltage engineering.
- Oil and gas exploitation.
- Design of mobile and wireless communications systems.
- Development of real-time speech and image processing algorithms.
- Design of guidance and control systems for unmanned intelligent underwater; ground and aerial vehicles.
- Development of microcontroller-based embedded systems and robotics.
There are a large number of companies that regularly recruit Electrical and Electronic Engineering graduates. Each year the Department hosts a Careers fair to invite these companies to meet our students and discuss the work experience options available to them. Some of the better known companies include:
- National Grid
- Jaguar Land Rover
- National Instruments
- Network Rail
You will also acquire skills such as logical thinking, team working, report writing, analytical and presentation skills and a high level of numeracy which will leave you well equipped for a wide range of careers outside the EEE discipline.
All of our courses are accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and the Institution of Measurements and Control.