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Electrical and Electronic Engineering - BEng (Hons)

Bachelor’s Degree
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  • IELTS Overall Band: 6.5
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Electrical Engineering is a discipline that studies electrical and electronic technology. Electrical engineers design, develop, test and repair electrical systems, as well as other electrical equipment. Other routes under Electrical Engineering include Lighting Design, Energy Engineering, Power and Measurement, Smart Electrical Networks and Systems, Electronics, etc. Heriot-Watt University BEng (Hons) provides comprehensive education in electrical and electrical engineering. During the first three years students study subjects from current electronics to high-power systems. In Year 4 you can choose from a set of technical courses to complete your choice of thesis topic.

The program is provided with a traditional on-campus, group-based, time program designed to fund a full course. In the course of time, the courses offer speech-based materials, small group tutorials and a variety of laboratory equipment. Students are expected to complete courses in groups of groups, groups of two, and individually, and the courses offer a variety of types of experimental lessons, ranging from counter-style essay assignments to software and hardware development and implementation. In some courses, team teaching methods are used to provide additional support and diversity, and electronic support, especially in the form of the VISION program, will be available. The level and type of support available through VISION will vary between courses as per the subject. With the wide range of skills you will acquire from this level, you will have good job prospects in various fields as here are some of the most popular options: acoustic consultant, broadcast engineer, CAD specialist, electrical engineer, network engineer, system analyst, etc.

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September 2021

4 Years


Edinburgh Campus

September 2022

4 Years


Edinburgh Campus

September 2023

4 Years


Edinburgh Campus

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World Ranking
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About Heriot Watt University
University of Birmingham
Heriot Watt University has approximately 8492 international students. 147 China
IELTS is accepted at Heriot Watt University

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