Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Hons) (with integrated foundation year), B.Eng. | University of Brighton | Brighton, United Kingdom
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Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Hons) (with integrated foundation year)

48 months
15300 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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With an extra year of integrated study at foundation level, this course opens up opportunities in engineering if you do not hold the required scientific A-levels or equivalent qualifications, are changing career, or returning to study. Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Hons) (with integrated foundation year) is offered by University of Brighton.


The foundation year gives you the support, knowledge and skills you need. On successful completion of the foundation year, you can progress directly to the Electrical and Electronic Engineering BEng(Hons) offered by University of Brighton.

This accredited course will prepare you for a career as a skilled electrical engineer. We work with industry experts and our accrediting bodies to ensure that you develop the knowledge and skills needed in the workplace.

You’ll explore the theory, design and application of electronic systems, studying topics including analogue electronics and communications, digital system design, product innovation and management, and high voltage power, distribution and utilisation.

Working with other engineering specialists on challenging and rewarding projects, and the chance to join the Brighton Formula Student team, gives you experience that mirrors industry. Placements and guest lectures from industry provide professional insight and networking opportunities.


Project work in groups with other engineering specialists develops your teamwork, project management, presentation, and communication skills, giving you hands-on experience that mirrors industry:

  • Build and fight your own robot for our annual combat robot competition
  • Join our Formula Student team, Brighton Racing Motors, and help design and build a racing car that will compete at Silverstone motor racing circuit with universities from all over Europe
  • You’ll also have opportunities to get involved in real industrial projects.


This course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Mathematics 
  • Engineering Practice
  • Embedded Systems 
  • Analogue Electronics
  • Digital Electronics
  • Analogue Electronics and Communications.
  • Electrical Engineering 
  • Control and Applications
  • Digital Systems Design
  • Engineering Design

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

  • UCAS tariff
72 UCAS tariff points with maths and physics at A or AS-level, otherwise 96 points. General Studies excluded.
  • A-levels
DDD with maths and physics. CCC without maths and physics.
  • BTEC
  • International Baccalaureate
24 points, with two subjects at Higher level.
  • GCSE (minimum grade C or grade 4)
At least five subjects including maths and a physical science. Mature students without these qualifications but with relevant industrial experience may be considered. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15300 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 Brighton

815 - 1383 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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.

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