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Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Electrical and electronic engineering touches all facets of modern life. At Hull, it sits within the Department of Engineering in the Faculty of Science and Engineering.


Designed in collaboration with industry, our accredited degrees aim to meet the growing demand for talented engineers in fields from aerospace and mobile phones to healthcare and renewable energy.


Postgraduate Taught

  • MSc in Engineering Management


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Postgraduate Research

  • Engineering research degrees

    Find out more about Engineering MSc research degrees and PhDs at the University of Hull and our specialisms in your subject.


"I've studied a wide variety of content that will benefit me when I work in industry."

Natasha Pitts
MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering


We're proud of being the first university in the country to gain industry accreditation for electrical and electronic engineering courses. As a student on one of our degrees, you'll be taught by research-active staff with years of experience and invaluable industry contacts.


All Electrical and Electronic Engineering programmes are accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and are a recognised qualification towards Chartered Engineer status.

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We were named a top 10 UK university for learning resources for this subject area in the 2018 National Student Survey, so you’ll be trained using the latest equipment.


The Humber's emergence as Britain's 'energy estuary' has created a wealth of rewarding positions for engineering graduates, and a range of industry placements for while you're studying.


Electrical and electronic engineering touch every aspect of 21st-century life, opening up a world of career opportunities to specialists in the field. Our graduates enjoy excellent prospects, with many receiving job offers even before they graduate.

With programmes designed in collaboration with industry, you’ll be gathering theskills that employers need. And with the EngineeringUK organisation highlighting a current annual shortfall of 55,000 skilled workers in the UK engineering sector, your degree is likely to put you in high demand from employers.

* UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey, for the academic year 2016/17 published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency 2018

95.9%of students are in work or further study six months after graduating*


Our research

Our research addresses some of the biggest issues of modern times. Being part of a general engineering department, we can assemble a diverse and complementary range of expertise, experience and facilities to solve problems and change lives for the better.

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