Brunel University London

Course Introduction

This MSc is for students who wish to pursue a broad programme of advanced studies in electronic and electrical engineering. The programme offers a range of specialist modules which enable graduates to consider many different career pathways.

The compulsory modules provide depth and breadth in key areas of electronic and electrical engineering: sensors and instrumentation, control, photonics, power electronics, telecommunications, intelligent systems, digital and analogue electronics and embedded systems.

You’ll be taught through lectures, tutorials, laboratories, group projects, presentations and a major research'based dissertation project. We arrange external lectures and research seminars to highlight the application of relevant technologies in industry. The modules are assessed by written assignments, presentations, formal examinations and your dissertation project.

There is a growing demand for electronic and electrical engineering graduates who are specialists in telecommunications, mechatronics, sensors and instrumentation, embedded systems, signal processing, and intelligent systems.

Course Modules


Project Control and Management

Advanced Analogue Electronics and Photonics

Applied Sensors, Instrumentation and Control

AEEE Group Project

Power Electronics and FACTS

Project and Dissertation

Elective modules:

Analogue Integrated Circuit Design

Embedded Systems Engineering

Computer Networks

Intelligent Systems

DSP for Communications

RF and Optical Communication Systems

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £8,750 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £18,000 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • A UK 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in electrical or electronic engineering or a related discipline. English language requirements: IELTS: 6 (min 5.5 in all areas); Pearson: 51 (51 in all subscores); BrunELT: 60 per cent (min 55 per cent in all areas).