Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Hons), B.Eng. | Heriot-Watt University Dubai | Dubai, United Arab Emirates
48 months
17848 EUR/year
17848 EUR/year
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This Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Hons) programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai is aimed at those with a desire to study electronics, hardware system design or electrical technology.

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The Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Hons) programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai provides the theoretical basis and design methods for communications, computers, programming, software engineering, control and other electronic and electrical energy systems. Practical and organisational skills are encouraged through project, design and laboratory work and through presentations and management studies.

Graduates have the knowledge and skills to enter a career in a wide range of industries, including, but not limited to, power generation and transmission, renewable energy technology, smart tech and smart cities, electric vehicles, robotics, building services, electronics and communications.

Why study Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Heriot-Watt University's Dubai Campus?

  • Learn how many of the electronic devices we take for granted work
  • Study a subject that lets you apply the principles of mathematics and physics to the real world
  • Learn the skills that will put you in a position to move into management roles as a professional engineer
  • Explore the exciting worlds of electronics, robotics, computing and power generation
  • Whatever your final career path, developing the ability to apply quantitative methods to solving problems — the basis of engineering — will be an invaluable asset.


Electrical and Electronic Engineering graduates work in many sectors, including power production and transmission, transportation, building services, utilities, electronics, computing and communications. Most modern systems rely on electric power and electronic control, and this is reflected in the opportunities available to electrical and electronic engineers. Many engineers move into management positions where their numeracy and problem solving skills are valued.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mechanics, Fields and Forces 
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering 
  • Praxis Electronic Design 
  • Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists 
  • Waves and Matter
  • B Praxis Programming 
  • Mechanical Engineering 
  • Digital Design and Programming

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Most students apply 6–10 months in advance of their chosen intake. We can accept applications up until 3 weeks before the start of each intake.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


480 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GCE A-Level CCC (or AABB at AS-Level)
  • CBSE 65%.
  • American High School Diploma + SAT 1s - 1000
  • Tawjihiyya 80%
  • International Baccalaureate 24 points.
  • BTEC Level 3 Ext Diploma MMM
  • Foundation year Successful completion of Heriot-Watt University Degree Entry Programme (Engineering) with a BBBB.
  • FBISE grade 12 or equivalent – 70%
  • Curriculum Russian/Kazakhstan (Attestat) with minimum grade of 5 + IELTS 6.0
  • EmSAT minimum 1400 English, 1300 Maths, 1100 Physics, 1100 Chemistry
  • Compulsory subjects to include Mathematics, Physics and English.

Tuition Fee

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    17848 EUR/year
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    17848 EUR/year
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AED 67704 per year

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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