Undergraduate Open Days 2023
16 and 17 JuneRegister your interest
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Electronics is so prevalent in today’s world that opportunities for electronic engineering graduates exist across a vast range of industrial sectors. Medicine, aviation, communications, transport, space exploration, industrial automation, crime prevention, science, entertainment, music, gaming and environmental monitoring have all been revolutionised by electronics.
Enhancing your degree
Studying abroad is a great way to enhance your university experience, develop as a person, and grow in confidence.More on Study abroad
Taking an industrial placement during your course gives you a competitive edge when taking your next steps.More on Work placements
Studying a four-year Integrated Masters (MEng, BEng), extends your studies to Masters-level. It’s the highest award for undergraduate studies in engineering in the UK.More on Integrated Masters
Study mechatronics and robotics
Why study at Leeds?
Accredited degrees: Our Industrial Advisory Committee helps ensure our courses are up-to-date with the modern practices and techniques that will enable you to succeed in industry upon graduation. Many of our courses are accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology.
Hands-on learning: Enjoy a more practical approach to learning, with access to our specialist facilities during your project work, including lecture theatres and labs featuring industry-standard equipment and the latest technology.
Flexible degrees: Enhance your learning by choosing to take a study abroad year or industry placement, which develops your independence and is attractive to employers.
Career prospects: Our graduates are highly sought after by leading employers. University of Leeds students are among the top 5 most targeted by top employers according to The Graduate Market 2022, High Fliers Research.
Research-based learning: Our globally recognised research feeds directly into your course and shapes what you learn with the latest thinking.
Global community: When you choose to study at the University of Leeds, you'll join a friendly, supportive and diverse community of students and researchers who come from all over the world.
Supporting your studies: We support you from the moment you arrive to help you adjust to studying at university, and you'll be guided through your course by your personal tutor. We’re proud to have been awarded Silver Athena SWAN status which shows our strong commitment to equality.
Our current students regularly say that project work is one of the most satisfying and challenging aspects of their course. In applying theory to practice, your project work will give you an effective way of learning in-depth and give you the chance to understand how different aspects of electronics work together.
award for our commitment to gender equality
Athena SWAN Charter
in the UK for Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Guardian University Guide 2023
in the world for Engineering and Technology
QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023
Grand buildings, iconic landmarks and sustainable green space: our single-site campus has it all. When you study at the University of Leeds, you’ll be on the doorstep to one of the most vibrant and multicultural cities in the UK, with the benefit of enjoying our historic campus.
Find your place
One of the best ways to find out what it's like to live and study in Leeds is by speaking to a student. We have over 100 ambassadors live on Unibuddy, and you can search by course, subject area, level of study and nationality to find the right person to talk to.
"The course offers more practical ways of learning compared to other universities."
Mechatronics and Robotics MEng, BEng
"With an outstanding teaching and irrefutable support, I chose Leeds because it’s a place where I can develop with the inspirational peers I have alongside me.”
Electrical and Electronic Engineering MEng, BEng
"The best thing about studying my course has been the sense of satisfaction that I get whenever I solve a problem."
Electronic and Electrical Engineering BEng