60 months
Duration
24450 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

We offer a bachelor degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering with a Foundation Year at University of Sheffield. If you don't have the usual scientific or mathematical background for an engineering degree, a foundation year is for you. After successfully completing the foundation year, which has modules in mathematics, physics and chemistry, you can start the MEng degree.

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Overview

Learn about power systems, power electronics, digital electronics, circuits and devices, electrical machines and drives. Your study will cover theoretical and practical aspects across the range of electronic and electrical engineering. 

In the Electrical and Electronic Engineering with a Foundation Year programme from University of Sheffield you'll choose optional modules from an extensive range covering many aspects of electrical and electronic engineering and communications, depending on your interests.

Key Features 

  • All our first-year students take part in the faculty's Global Engineering Challenge, working with students from other engineering disciplines to solve a real-world problem. 
  • All second years get to work on a week-long project devised by one of our industry partners. 
  • You'll also get the chance to work with an engineering company through the Sheffield Industrial Project Scheme.

Accreditation

Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Core Foundation Mathematics
  • Further Foundation Mathematics
  • Foundations of Physics
  • Foundations of Physics with Computing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

600 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International Baccalaureate | 32 with (no STEM at HL); 32 with HL5/SL7 in Maths or Science; 31 with HL5/SL7 in Maths and a science
  • BTEC | DDD in Engineering or Applied Science + GCSE 6/B in Science and 7/A in Maths or AS/A Level Maths grade C/D + successful completion of a Maths test
  • Scottish Highers | AABBB any subjects (no STEM at Higher Level) + grade 6/B GCSE Science + Grade 7/A GCSE Maths + successful completion of a Maths test; AABBB, including Maths + 6/B GCSE Science; AABBB in a science + 6/B in GCSE Maths; ABBBB, including Maths and a science
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | B + BB any subjects (no STEM at A Level) + 6/B in GCSE Science and 7/A in GCSE Maths + successful completion of a Maths test; B + BB, including Maths + 6/B in GCSE Science; B + BB, including a science + 6/B in GCSE Maths; B + BC, including Maths and a science

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24450 GBP per year during 60 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Electrical and Electronic Engineering with a Foundation Year
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