Electronic and Electrical Engineering undergraduate degrees

Top 5 in the UK

Guardian University League Tables and Complete University Guide 2020

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Electronic and Electrical Engineering at the University of Leeds

The School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering is one of the leading Electronic and Electrical Engineering schools in the UK with over 100 years’ experience in both teaching and research excellence.

  1. We’re Top 5 in the UK for Electronic and Electrical Engineering | Guardian University League Tables and Complete University Guide 2020
  2. We’re Top 5 in the UK for the quality of our research according to the latest Research Excellence Framework
  3. Many of our courses are accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
  4. 96% of our recent graduates are employed in a professional or managerial role or in further study within six months of graduating, according to the latest Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey (DLHE) 

Undergraduate degrees

If you’re looking for a career in the communications industries, this course is for you. Communications is one of the fastest growing engineering sectors. On this course, you’ll gain a broad foundation in modern electronic engineering and the mathematical and scientific principles that underpin it.

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On this course, you'll study the foundations of electronics and computing, from programming languages to electronic circuit design, and learn how the whole hierarchy of digital electronics and software fits together.

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This course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to work in a wide range of careers. You’ll develop your knowledge of the mathematical and scientific principles that underpin electronic and electrical engineering, as well as key topics like circuit design and communications networks.

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This course allows you to study advanced electronic design, including system-on-chip design, embedded systems engineering and integrated circuit design and layout. You'll develop knowledge and skills across a range of key topics in electronic engineering, as well as gaining a foundation in the key mathematical and physical principles that underpin the subject.

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This course allows you to study electronic engineering alongside specialist topics in the field of renewable energy systems. You’ll gain a foundation in the mathematical and scientific principles that underpin electronic engineering and core topics like circuit theory and communications systems.

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This unique multidisciplinary course offers you the opportunity to study the most exciting aspects of electronics, mechanical design and artificial intelligence and apply them to the design and manufacture of sophisticated intelligent systems.

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Rewarding careers

Your degree from the University of Leeds and the wider experience you’ll gain while you’re studying here will prepare you for a highly rewarding career. We ensure our courses are up-to-date with the modern practices and techniques that will enable you to succeed in industry upon graduation.

Recent graduates have secured positions at companies such as:

  • Airbus UK
  • BAE Systems
  • BT
  • Rolls Royce
  • Motorola Solutions
  • Mott MacDonald
  • QinetiQ
  • Siemens
  • Toshiba
  • Unilever

Read our alumni profiles to find out more about where our students are working.