Electronic Engineering

Ulster University - Belfast


Course Name Electronic Engineering
Course Provider Ulster University - Belfast
Course Code H601
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

Expand+Start date: September 2023

Deadlines for on-time applications

2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on wh...

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Duration Duration and Mode of Attendance
Full-time: four years (including placement).

Typically 18-20 timetabled hours per week between 09.15 am and 5.15 pm. There are no timetabled activities on Wednesday afternoons.
Qualification Letters BEng(Hons)
Entry Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate
112 UCAS Tariff points to include a minimum of five subjects (four of which must be at Higher Level) to include English at H6 or O4 if studied at Ordinary Level.

Course Specific Subject Requirements

Higher Level subjects must include Mathematics and one from Physics, Chemistry, Physics/Chemistry, Biology, Technology or Engineering, Technology and Design.
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Expand+Associate awards
Diploma in Professional Practice DPP
Diploma in Professional Practice International DPPI
Diploma in International Academic Studies DIAS

Professional recognition
Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
Accredited by th...

Course Content

A wide-ranging course where you will develop a solid understanding of electronic practice, theory and industrial applications.

Electronics engineers are the brains behind the iPad, the mobile phone and GPS devices - in fact, any...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment methods vary and are defined explicitly in each module. Assessment can be via one method or a combination e.g. examination and coursework . Assessment is designed to assess your achievement of the module’s stated learning outcomes. You c...

Work Placement Work placement / study abroad
The industrial placement year is a significant, formative period for our electronic engineering students. Involvement in the practice of engineering in an industrial setting will develop your engineering, transferable and personal skills and significantly enhance your employability on graduation. All students are therefore required to undertake a (paid) industrial work placement - normally in year 3 of the programme.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate employers
Graduates from this course are now working for:
• AJ Power
• Heartsine Technologies
• Schrader Electronics Ltd
• Stryker
• Yelo Limited

Job roles
With this degree you could become:
• Applications Engineer

Further Enquiries Course Director: Dr Robert J McMurray
T: +44 (0)28 9536 5270
E: rj.mcmurray@ulster.ac.uk

Admissions Contact: Susan McRoberts
T: +44 (0)28 9536 7074
E: s.mcroberts@ulster.ac.uk

International Admissions:
E: global@ulster.ac.uk
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