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Electronic Engineering with Photonics

University of Southampton

48 months
Duration
23720 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Photonics engineering has many applications, from broadband internet to precision medical and industrial tools. It’s also vital for technologies such as quantum and photonic computing, which uses photons for ultra-fast, energy-efficient data processing. Infuse your studies with the science and technology of light at the Electronic Engineering with Photonics MEng at the University of Southampton.

Overview

Course Details

At the Electronic Engineering with Photonics MEng course at the University of Southampton you'll train in the fundamentals of electronic engineering. This will provide a basis for your specialist photonics studies. You'll choose from a huge range of specialist modules, covering the latest advances in areas such as:

  • fabrication and microscopy
  • optical communications
  • nanoelectronic and quantum devices
  • metamaterials
  • digital coding and transmission

You’ll learn under academics from our prestigious Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC). The ORC has an impressive record of discoveries - our researchers developed the optical components that power today’s internet.

As part of this course you can:

  • use our research facilities, including a high-voltage lab and our £110m clean rooms
  • develop your enterprise skills with help from our startup supporter, Future Worlds
  • build your own unique electronic systems

Career Opportunities

Employability is embedded into modules from the first year onwards and right from the first lecture. The technical skills you will obtain are in high demand, as are skills of understanding and analysing problems, together with communicating the results. Electronics and Computer Science graduates have secured roles at organisations including:

  • Apple
  • McLaren
  • Microsoft
  • Samsung
  • Sony

Accreditation

  • This degree is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electronic Design
  • Electromagnetism for Communications
  • Control and Communications
  • Digital Systems and Signal Processing
  • Advanced Programming
  • Mathematics for Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

One of the following:

  • A-levels: A*AA including mathematics (minimum grade A) and an additional required subject (minimum grade A) or A*A*B including mathematics (minimum grade A*) and an additional required subject (minimum grade A*) or AAAA including mathematics and an additional required subject
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: Pass, with 38 points overall with 18 points required at Higher Level including 6 at Higher Level in Mathematics: Analysis and Approaches or 7 at Higher Level in Mathematics: Applications and Interpretation, and 6 at Higher Level in an additional required subject
  • BTEC: D in the BTEC Subsidiary Diploma plus grades A*A in A-level mathematics and an additional required A-level subject or D* in the BTEC Subsidiary Diploma plus grades AA in A-level mathematics and an additional required A-level subject

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23720 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23720 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

EU and international students pay £23,720.

Living costs for Southampton

697 - 1093 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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