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**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.

Electrical and Electronic Engineering - your questions answered

In the below video, Associate Professor, Dr Ahmad Kharaz, answers some of the most frequently asked questions about Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the University of Derby. You can also watch exclusive subject content by signing up to Derby on Demand.

Dr Ahmad Kharaz, Associate Professor in Intelligent Instrumentation.

View Electrical and Electronic Engineering - your questions answered! video transcript

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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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Virtual tour of the Electronics labs within the STEM Centre at Markeaton Street
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Live Subject Chats

Join us on Saturday 6 February for a day of Live Subject Chats. Ask our teaching team questions about the courses we offer, speak to Admissions advisors about applying and chat to current students about their experience.

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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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