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MScElectrical Engineering with Power Electronics

University of Bradford
United Kingdom, Bradford
Tuition fee £13,500 per year
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Huge advances in wireless, internet and information technologies have resulted in massive growth in the diversity of electrical engineering applications, ranging from kitchen appliances to intelligent mobile robots, garden lighting solar cells to renewable energy wind farms.

This hands-on highly-innovative course, which is constantly updated, examines state-of-the-art tools and techniques in hardware, software, digital signal processing, power electronics and control, including industrial applications in the emerging power and energy industry – providing an in-depth insight into these areas.

Students take an interactive approach to learning skills highly relevant to the needs of the electronics industry. Those taking part in the programme encourage and support each other to push their knowledge to the frontiers of these expanding technologies.

Examples of projects:

Design and construction of an autonomous postman
Investigation of very fast switching of high-power IHGBTs
Application of neural networks to motor drives

Programme structure

Modules: All Modules are Core

Semester 1 (60 Credits – 5 Modules):

Control System Design (20 Credits split over both Semesters, 10 Credits per Semester)
Digital Signal Processing (10 Credits)
Mobile Robotics and Wireless Sensors (20 Credits)
Power Devices and Applications (10 Credits)
Signals and Systems Theory (10 Credits)

Semester 2 (60 Credits – 5 Modules):

Control System Design (20 Credits split over both Semesters, 10 Credits per Semester)
Power Converters and Applications (10 Credits)
Research Seminar Series (10 Credits)
Sustainable Energy (10 Credits)
Advanced Project Skills (20 Credits) ©

End of Semester 2 onwards (60 Credits – 1 Module):

MSc Project (60 Credits)

Career opportunities

Our graduates have access to excellent facilities and hands-on project work, and benefit from our excellent industrial links. This means they have excellent employment prospects. Their skills are highly valued across a range of industrial and commercial enterprises both large and small, with firms such as BT Cellnet, Ericsson, Filtronic Comtec, Motorola and NTL.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States