48 months
25670 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Modern electronic system design is based on an understanding of a wide range of subjects from electrical network behaviour through signal processing and programmable systems, to the programming languages used to design hardware circuits. At University of Sheffield, we offered an integrated degree in Electronics and Computer Engineering.  

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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. 

Key Features   

  • In your third year, you'll carry out your own research project, supervised by an academic. You'll start to focus on more advanced topics such as digital signal processing, VLSI design, hardware description languages and operating systems.
  • In your final year, you will work as part of a multidisciplinary team on a research project led by an academic with industry input.


Our Electronics with Computer Engineering courses are new degree titles and the department is seeing accreditation from the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) which will be backdated to entry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Digital System Engineering
  • Electrical Circuits and Networks
  • Electronic Devices and Circuits
  • Analogue and Digital Electronics 
  • Communication Electronics
  • Software Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Levels + additional qualifications | AAB, including Maths and either Physics, Chemistry or Electronics + A in a relevant EPQ; AAB, including Maths and either Physics, Chemistry or Electronics + A in AS or B in A Level Further Math
  • International Baccalaureate | 36, with 6 in Higher Level Maths and either Physics, Chemistry or Electronics
  • BTEC | DD in Engineering or Applied Science + A in A Level Maths
  • Scottish Highers + 2 Advanced Highers | AAAAB + AA in Maths and either Physics, Chemistry or Electronics 
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | A + AA in Maths and either Physics, Chemistry or Electronics
  • Access to HE Diploma | 60 credits overall in a relevant subject, with 45 credits at Level 3, including 39 credits at Distinction (to include Maths and Physics) and 6 credits at Merit. A Maths test may also be required
  • Mature students - explore other routes for mature students

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25670 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25670 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

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


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