Electrical and Electronic Engineering Undergraduate Courses

Get ready for a cutting-edge career with our professionally recognised electrical and electronic engineering courses.

Where would we be without electronic and electrical engineering? From industrial technology, through mobile phones and laptops to the world of music and entertainment, this ever-changing discipline impacts on all our lives.

2ndin the UK for student satisfaction with the course**The Guardian University Guide 2021, Engineering: Electronic and Electrical subject area
No.1in the UK for student satisfaction with teaching and feedback**The Guardian University Guide 2021, Engineering: Electronic and Electrical subject area

On our courses you’ll learn the principles of electrical and electronic circuits and devices, and then put theory into practice with a variety of insightful experiments and innovative design projects.

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Why you should study Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the University of Derby

Facilities

You'll learn and carry out experiments in our specialist laboratories dedicated to this area of engineering. Our Electrical and Renewable Energy Lab contains state-of-the-art equipment to investigate different methods of harnessing energy from wind, wave and solar. View the 360s of our laboratories.

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Campus Tours

Campus Tours are a great way to explore our campuses, facilities and halls of residence. We’ll be running the tours in two-hour timeslots, giving you the best possible experience while adhering to social distancing guidelines.

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What our Electrical and Electronic Engineering graduates do

You’ll have a range of electrical and electronic engineering employment opportunities open to you when you graduate.

Career opportunities open to graduates include:

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"Studying at Derby enhanced my knowledge of engineering and improved my personal skills"

“Studying in Derby gave me confidence in my abilities and taught me to be creative. Staff are very friendly and always willing to help – and they’re the top in their field. My time here has improved me on so many levels, not just the academic side.”

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Electrical and Electronic Engineering staff

See a list of staff in the Electrical and Electronic Engineering subject area, and find out about their teaching responsibilities, professional interests, qualifications and more.

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