Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Electrical and electronic engineers perform a critical role in today’s modern world and contribute greatly to technological innovation.

  • Our range of courses are designed to help you develop the professional skills you need to get a job in this field.
  • Our Activity-Led Learning (ALL) approach gives you an opportunity to work on real-life problems and projects, many commissioned by our industry partners.
  • You can access the latest technologies in our micro-electronics labs, power lab and dedicated project facilities*, along with engineering software such as MultiSim, Proteus, Matlab and TI DSP development tools.
  • We have collaborative links with universities in 20+ different countries and aim to provide you with opportunities for student exchanges and field trips abroad*.
  • Following your second year, you will have the option to apply for a one-year professional work placement or study abroad in a partner institution*.
  • Add+vantage modules are embedded into our courses and are designed to broaden your knowledge and skills within a work-focused environment.

Our Electrical and Electronic Engineering facilities

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Electronics Laboratories

Our labs are equipped with a range of test and measurement equipment for you to use. These include development boards for embedded electronics, communications and motor solutions, and a variety of interface applications such as GSM and Ethernet.

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Electrical Power Laboratory

This provides you with hands-on learning tools and test benches. You can benefit from training in the maintaining and running of electrical machines and learning of the properties of electrical generation use.

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Cisco Laboratory

The Cisco Laboratory is used for working with general networking as well as working towards accreditation by Cisco. You can take optional modules to work in the lab to develop your skills in preparation for the Cisco certification exam.

More than a course

    • Facilities, shows or events mentioned on this page may not be relevant for every course. Please check individual course pages for specific details regarding what facilities, shows or events are available for each course.
    • Please note that any opportunities or experiences referred to on this page may be subject to additional costs (for example travel, visas and accommodation), competitive application, availability and meeting any applicable visa requirements.
    • Staff may be subject to change.
    • The majority of our courses are formally recognised by professional bodies. This means that the courses have been reviewed and tested to ensure they reach a set standard. In some instances, studying on an accredited course can give you additional benefits such as exemptions from professional exams.
    • Accreditations and memberships shall be renewed in accordance with the relevant bodies’ standard review process and subject to the university maintaining the same high standards of course delivery. If the accreditation of any of our courses change, we will notify applicants and students as soon as possible. Please check the relevant course web page for up-to-date information on the current status of individual course accreditations.
    • The university may deliver certain contact hours and assessments via emerging online technologies and methods across all courses. The form of delivery will be determined in accordance with government and public health guidance. Whether on campus or online, our key priority is staff and student safety.
    • Due to the ongoing restrictions relating to COVID-19, some facilities (including some teaching and learning spaces) and some non-academic offerings (particularly in relation to international experiences), may vary from those advertised and may have reduced availability or restrictions on their use.
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Clearing 2022

If you don't meet the requirements to apply for a course this September you could consider applying through Clearing or Adjustment. Clearing is your opportunity to study a subject you love at Coventry University.

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