Electrical Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
  • English, Greek
    Language
The Electrical Engineering programme offered by University of Nicosia is intended to qualify students to begin a professional career in the field of Electrical Engineering as engineers or to pursue further advanced post-graduate studies at the level of Masters or Doctorate degrees.

About

The major engineering courses of the Electrical Engineering programme offered by University of Nicosia contain, apart from theory and fundamental principles, elements of analysis and design, as well as significant laboratory work.

Objectives:

The graduate of this programme should:

  • Have a fundamental understanding of a broad spectrum of topics in Electrical Engineering;
  • Have advanced knowledge and in-depth understanding of at least one of the specialization areas of Electrical Engineering;
  • Have a firm grasp of the basic knowledge of mathematics, physics, and possibly chemistry as a foundation for further post-graduate studies;
  • Be able to communicate technical ideas effectively through both oral presentations and written reports;
  • Have developed independent thinking and problem solving skills to tackle real-world Electrical Engineering problems;
  • Have extensive hands-on laboratory experience in designing hardware and software solutions to challenging real-world problems in Electrical Engineering;
  • Have acquired an interdisciplinary fundamental knowledge for a more fulfilling and rewarding career;
  • Have adequate software programming skills that are needed in the process of analysis and design of electrical engineering problem solutions;
  • Be a well-rounded individual that is knowledgeable of fields outside of science and engineering including business, and liberal arts;
  • Be well prepared for either an entry-level job in Electrical Engineering or further studies toward an advanced post-graduate Masters and/or Doctorate degree.

The programme is has both an academic and market orientation. Thus, it is targeting students who intend to pursue post-graduate studies, as well as those that will enter the job market after graduation.

Career Prospects:

On successful completion of the programme, graduates will be able to use the acquired technical knowledge and analytical skills to effectively tackle engineering problems and provide viable solutions. Recently, the EE programme degree has been acknowledged by the Scientific and Technical Chamber of Cyprus, thus allowing students to work in their field of studies in both the government and private sectors of the island. Potential employment opportunities include employment by:

  • Telecommunication companies to design and monitor large-scale telecommunication systems;
  • Electric companies in order to work in power generating plants, distribution networks, etc.;
  • Companies dealing with any kind of home and outdoors automation systems;
  • Software companies to design and develop algorithms that provide solutions to engineering type of application problems;
  • Companies specializing in industrial automation and control
Access to Further Studies:

Upon graduation, students may have direct access to further postgraduate 2nd and 3rd cycle studies as they are admitted to institutions in Cyprus, the EU and the USA/Canada

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Application Deadlines for European and Local Students - Please call the Office of Admissions

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS 120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
    • Partially taught in Greek
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Electric Circuits
  • Digital Systems
  • Electronics
  • Microprocessors
  • Numerical Methods Using MATLAB
  • Digital Integrated Circuits
  • Signals and Systems
  • Probability and Random Signals
  • Electromagnetics
  • Principles of Communications
  • Electric Machines
  • Control Systems
  • Digital Signal Processing

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    65

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    513

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  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • The general admission requirement for entry to an undergraduate programme of study is a High School Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualification.
  • English Language Proficiency

Students with the following English qualifications will register directly for their academic programme of study:

  • TOEFL: 513 and above
  • Computer-based TOEFL: 183 and above
  • Internet-based TOEFL: 65 and above
  • IELTS: 5.5 and above
  • Cambridge Exams [First Certificate]: B and above
  • Cambridge Exams [Proficiency Certificate]: C and above
  • GCSE English Language "O" Level: C and above
  • Michigan Examination of Proficiency in English: Pass
  • Michigan Examination of Competency in English: Pass

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    9420 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9420 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    9240 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9240 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Nicosia

  • 576 - 870 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

The University offers scholarships and financial aid to full-time students, in the form of merit scholarships, need-based assistance, athletics scholarships, and on-campus work-study programmes.

For more information, please visit the programme website.

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