Electronic Engineering

Study mode:Full-time Languages: English Duration:48 months
Local:$ 9k / 1 Academic year(s) Foreign:$ 13.3k / 1 Academic year(s) Deadline: Jan 15, 2022
StudyQA ranking:660

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Description

Electronics and electronic systems have become the enabling technology of the material world. Develop the skills and knowledge to engineer the electronic signals that pervade the world around us.

Our distinctive MEng Electronic Engineering will build upon the BEng Electronic Engineering programme and give you a more advanced understanding of the management skills needed to become a leader in the electronics industry. It will also take you to the leading edge of technology sought by industry and equip you with the wide range of skills required for a career in electronics and information engineering.
In your fourth year, you will be challenged to either solve real problems for a real industry customer or to transfer technology from the University into industrial practice.
Our MEng Electronic Engineering will provide you with the skills to work in any area of the electronics industry.

Key Facts

Southampton has achieved fantastic rankings in each of the most recent league tables:

  • 1st in Electronics and Electrical Engineering, and 3rd for Computer Science and IT (Guardian University Guide 2013)
  • 2nd in Electronics and Electrical Engineering, and 5th in Computer Science (Complete University Guide 2013)
    • 2nd in Electronics and Electrical Engineering, and 8th in Computer Science (Times Good University Guide 2013)
  • We have pioneered many of the most important advances in electronics and microelectronics over the past 30 years
  • Our MEng Electronic Engineering is accredited by the IET
  • Our £100m interdisciplinary clean room opened in 2008
  • 97 per cent of our graduates had graduate-level jobs within six months of graduation in 2011

Detailed Course Facts

Application deadline January 15 Tuition fee
  • GBP 9000 Year (EEA)
  • GBP 13290 Year (Non-EEA)
Start date September 2015 Duration full-time 48 months Languages Take an IELTS test
  • English
Delivery mode On Campus Educational variant Full-time More information Go To The Course Website

Course Content

Year 1

Semester 1

Compulsory Core Modules
  • ELEC1200 Electronic Circuits
  • ELEC1201 Programming
  • ELEC1202 Digital Systems and Microprocessors

Semester 2

Compulsory Core Modules
  • ELEC1204 Advanced Programming
  • ELEC1205 Solid State Devices
  • ELEC1207 Electronic Systems

Full Academic Year

Compulsory Core Modules
  • ELEC1028 TT Personal Tutorial
  • ELEC1029 TT Electronic Labs Yr1
  • ELEC1206 Electrical Materials and Fields
  • MATH1055 Mathematics for Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Year 2

Semester 1

Compulsory Modules
  • ELEC2212 Electromagnetism for Communications
  • ELEC2220 Control and Communications
  • ELEC2221 Digital Systems and Signal Processing
  • MATH2047 Mathematics for Electronics & Electrical Engineering Part II

Semester 2

Compulsory Modules
  • ELEC2201 Devices
  • ELEC2204 Computer Engineering
  • ELEC2205 Electronic Design
  • ELEC2216 Advanced Electronic Systems

Full Academic Year

Compulsory Modules
  • ELEC2024 TT Electronic Labs Yr2

Year 3

Semester 1

Compulsory Modules
  • MANG3067 Engineering Management and Law
Optional (Recommended) Modules
  • COMP3201 Cyber Security
  • COMP3206 Machine Learning
  • COMP3215 Real-Time Computing and Embedded Systems
  • ELEC3201 Robotic Systems
  • ELEC3203 Digital Coding and Transmission
  • ELEC3205 Control System Design
  • ELEC3207 Nanoelectronic Devices
  • ELEC3218 Signal and Image Processing
  • ELEC3221 Digital IC and Systems Design
  • MATH3081 Operational Research
  • MATH3083 Advanced Partial Differential Equations

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Semester 2

Optional (Recommended) Modules
  • COMP3212 Computational Biology
  • COMP3214 Principles and Practice of Computer Graphics
  • COMP3216 Safety-Critical Systems
  • COMP3217 Secure Systems
  • ELEC3202 Green Electronics
  • ELEC3204 Wireless and Optical Communications
  • ELEC3206 Digital Control System Design
  • ELEC3208 Analogue and Mixed Signal Electronics
  • ELEC3217 Photonics
  • ELEC3219 Advanced Computer Architecture
  • MATH3082 Optimisation
  • MATH3084 Integral Transform Methods

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Full Academic Year

Compulsory Core Modules
  • COMP3200 Part III Individual Project

Year 4

Semester 1

Optional Modules
  • COMP6202 Evolution of Complexity
  • COMP6204 Software Project Management and Development
  • ELEC6201 Microfabrication
  • ELEC6202 Advanced Memory and Storage
  • ELEC6203 Introduction to MEMS
  • ELEC6204 Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chip
  • ELEC6205 Bionanotechnology
  • ELEC6217 Radio Communications Engineering
  • ELEC6230 VLSI Systems Design
  • ELEC6237 System on Chip Electronic Design Automation
  • ELEC6241 System on Chip Design Techniques
  • ELEC6245 Wireless Networks
  • MATH6141 Numerical Methods
  • MATH6148 Statistical Engineering
  • OPTO6007 An Introduction to Silicon Photonics

Semester 2

Optional Modules
  • COMP6206 Advanced Computer Vision
  • COMP6208 Advanced Machine Learning
  • COMP6210 Automated Software Verification
  • COMP6212 Computational Finance
  • COMP6228 Individual Research Project
  • ELEC6206 Nanofabrication and Microscopy
  • ELEC6207 Quantum Devices and Technology
  • ELEC6208 MEMS Sensors and Actuators
  • ELEC6209 Practical Application of MEMS
  • ELEC6210 Biosensors
  • ELEC6212 Biological Inspired Robotics
  • ELEC6213 Image Processing
  • ELEC6214 Advanced Wireless Communications Networks and Systems
  • ELEC6215 Integrated RF Transceiver Design
  • ELEC6216 Personal Multimedia Communications
  • ELEC6227 Medical Electrical and Electronic Technologies
  • ELEC6228 Applied Control Systems
  • ELEC6231 VLSI Design Project
  • ELEC6232 Analogue and Mixed Signal CMOS Design
  • ELEC6233 Digital Systems Synthesis
  • ELEC6235 SOC Design Project
  • ELEC6242 Cryptography
  • OPTO6003 Photonic Materials
  • OPTO6004 Metamaterials, Nanophonics and Plasmonics

Full Academic Year

Compulsory Core Modules
  • ELEC6200 Group Design Project

English Language Requirements

IELTS band : 6.5

To study at this university, you have to speak English. We advice you to

take an IELTS test.

Requirements

GCSE Mathematics and English at grade C or above

A Levels:

A*AA including Mathematics and Physics. In lieu of Physics, another physical science may be accepted, such as Electronics or Chemistry. General Studies and Critical Thinking are not accepted as one of the three A levels.

English Language Requirements:

If English is not your first language, you will be required to pass an approved English test. We normally ask for a score of IELTS 6.5 with at least 5.5 in each competency.

Alternative Qualifications:

We welcome applications from candidates offering qualifications other than A and AS levels (including BTEC Higher National Diploma, European Baccalaureate, International Baccalaureate, Irish Leaving Certificate and Scottish Highers). You will be expected to attain an equivalent standard (or higher) to an A level applicant.

International Qualifications:

We welcome applications from international students.

Mature Applicants:

We welcome applications from mature students. If you will be over 21 at the start of your proposed degree programme, you are may be eligible for exemption from our normal entry requirements. However, you will be required to provide evidence of having completed recent study (eg Access, Return to Study, Open University foundation courses) and of your capacity to pursue the course.

Work Experience

No work experience is required.

Related Scholarships*

  • Academic Excellence Scholarship

    "The Academic Excellence Scholarship can provide up to a 50 % reduction in tuition per semester. These scholarships will be renewed if the student maintains superior academic performance during each semester of their 3-year Bachelor programme. The scholarship will be directly applied to the student’s tuition fees."

  • Access Bursary

    Bursary for UK students all subjects where the variable tuition fee rate is payable.

  • Alumni Bursary

    Alumni Bursary for UK Undergraduate students

* The scholarships shown on this page are suggestions first and foremost. They could be offered by other organisations than University of Southampton.

Accreditation

Our MEng Electronic Engineering is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and we are a member of the UK Electronics Skills Foundation

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