The BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering is a vocational course, highly relevant to industry. It is designed to give you the skills and knowledge required for a career as an electrical or electronic engineer in a wide range of industries.
The degree is applications-based using industry-related software and includes laboratory-based investigations and case studies that will provide you with the specialist electrical and electronic knowledge and broad engineering skills required by industry..
The BEng is designed to be accredited by the Institution of Engineering Technology (IET) on behalf of the Engineering Council at the level of Incorporated Engineer (IEng).
Direct entry to year three requirements are:
Direct entry to Year 4 requirements are:
Core modules include:
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For 2017 direct entry to year 3, themodules are:
Core modules include:
Subjects may include:
You will also complete an elective module which may include:
For 2017 direct entry to year four and for the award of BEng (Hons) Electrical and Energy Engineering, the modules are:
You will learn through a combination of face-to-face and video conference tutorials, practical work, and online study via the university's virtual learning environment (VLE), with support from your tutors across the university network.
For students normally domiciled in Scotland or the European Union/EEA (outside of the UK) and with a term time address in Scotland, the following fees apply:
|Full-time (120 credit modules) per year||£1,820|
|Part-time (structured) (3 x 20 credit modules) per year||£645|
|Part-time (unstructured per module) (per 20 credit module)||£215|
For students living in the rest of the UK (England, Wales and N. Ireland) studying this course full time, the following fees apply:
|Year 1||CertHE||£9,000 p.a.|
|Year 2||DipHE||£9,000 p.a.|
|Year 3||Degree||£9,000 p.a.|
Part-time (per 20 credit module) - £1,500 (2016-17).
Fees are payable in advance each academic year unless otherwise agreed.
There are a number of funding options available to UK and EU students to help you pay for your studies and your cost of living whilst studying.
For students who do not normally reside in the UK or European Union and with a term-time address in Scotland, the following fees apply:
|Full-time (120 credit modules) per year||£11,000|
|Part-time (structured) (3 x 20 credit modules) per year*||£5,520|
|Part-time (unstructured per module) (per 20 credit module)*||£1,840|
*There is no part-time study option for Tier 4 sponsored international students.
Further information on international course fees.
A no fee increase guarantee is available for self-funding full-time and structured part-time RUK and International undergraduate students for continuous and contiguous study for the same award, up to the permitted standard time limit for the relevant award.
External scholarships and financial support may be available. Contact the relevant university partner college for more information.
Once you have successfully completed your BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering, you will be ready to compete effectively within the employment markets for jobs as an engineer in a range of industries including:
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International applicants should apply using the UHI International application form. Please download and print the form, complete and return using the address indicated. More information is available for international applicants at our international student page
We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI). UHI operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of gender, age, disability, ethnicity and socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.