Brunel University London

Course Introduction

Electronics equipment and products are becoming a vital part of our daily lives, from simple MP3 players, mobile phones and computers to highly sophisticated diagnostic equipment used in hospitals and state-of the-art fibre optic communications systems.

This broad-based course in electronic and electrical engineering aims to produce well-rounded engineers with a high level of analytical and engineering design skills. You will develop:

a sound knowledge of all aspects of electronic and electrical engineering and related areas

a strong theoretical understanding of the future of electronics, microelectronics and computer systems.

The course offers practical aspects, making use of our facilities in electronics, sensors, computer systems, computer networks, signal processing and laboratories.

Course Modules

Year 1

Devices and Circuits

Digital Systems & Microprocessors

Fundamental Mathematics for Engineers

Further Engineering Mathematics

Engineering Science, Systems and Society

Level 1 Electronic Eng. Workshop

Problem Solving and Programming

Year 2


Digital Systems Design and Reliability Engineering

Engineering Group Design Project

Electrical Engineering and Sustainability

Electronic Systems


Signals and Systems

Year 3

Advanced Devices and Electronic Systems Design

Individual Project and Project Management


Control Systems

Digital Communication Systems

Embedded Systems

Multimedia Digital Signal Processing

Power Electronics and Systems

Renewable Energy in Power Systems

Year 4

Innovation, Business and Enterprise for Engineers

Analogue Integrated Circuit Design

Major Group Project


Embedded Systems Engineering

Power Electronics and FACTS

Power System Stability and Control

DSP for Communications

Intelligent Systems

Radio and Optical Communications

Communication Networks Security

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time
Master of Engineering (with Honours) - MEng (Hon) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Full Time
Master of Engineering (with Honours) - MEng (Hon) £9,250 European Fees
4 years
Full Time
Master of Engineering (with Honours) - MEng (Hon) £19,280 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • IELTS (Academic)6.0with no less than 5.5 in each subsectionInstitution's Own Test60% in Brunel English Language Testwith no less than 55% in each subsectionTOEFL (iBT)79.0with a minimum of:
  • Reading - 18
  • Listening - 17
  • Speaking - 20
  • Writing - 17PTE Academic51.0with a minimum of 51 in all subscores