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Computer Systems Engineering with a Year in Industry, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #314 (QS) ,
If you’re a digital native who already lives and breathes computing, whether it’s through building your own hardware or coding your own apps, this Computer Systems Engineering with a Year in Industry course from University of East Anglia is for you.

About

This Computer Systems Engineering with a Year in Industry course from University of East Anglia is highly practical, allowing you to combine your interest in computing science alongside hardware-based subjects such as electronics, embedded devices and networking. Crucially, it will give you the flexibility to deepen your knowledge in specialised areas or explore a broader range of subjects.

You’ll start by mastering computer programming using various languages and on different platforms, giving you a solid grounding in software. You’ll then build on this by focusing on hardware – including looking at computer architectures and networks, not just in PCs but in a range of devices. Underpinning this will be the practical study of electronics, and you’ll develop your skills in circuit design and construction too.

In addition to academic study you will put yourself one step ahead of fellow graduates by spending a year in industry. You will gain valuable work experience and have the chance to build your professional skills and confidence. Relevant work experience is a great asset in today’s competitive job market than. A year in industry will not only give you first-hand knowledge of the way in which your field operates, it will also greatly improve your chances of progressing within that sector as you gain valuable contacts and insight.

Your final year project will allow you to bring all of this work together to focus on a particular real-world problem.

Examples of careers that you could enter include:

  • Embedded systems developer
  • Car engine management designer
  • Instrumentation and control engineer
  • Network analyst
  • Communication systems designer
  • Programmer

Accreditation

  • Accredited by the Charted Institute for IT

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computing Principles 
  • Database Systems 
  • Programming 
  • Systems Development 
  • Web-based Programming 

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • A Level BBB or ABC including one A level in Mathematics, Computing Science , Physics, Electronics or Economics or BBC including one A level in Mathematics, Computing Science, Physics, Electronics or Economics with an A in the Extended Project
  • International Baccalaureate 31 points including HL 5 in Mathematics, Computing Science, Physics or Economics
  • Scottish Highers AABBB including Mathematics, Computing Science , Physics, Electronics or Economics
  • Scottish Advanced Highers CCCincluding Mathematics, Computing Science , Physics, Electronics or Economics
  • Irish Leaving Certificate 2 subjects at H2 and 4 subjects at H3 including Mathematics, Computing Science , Physics, Electronics or Economics

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19800 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Norwich

  • 609 - 1050 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

 

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