Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering


IET membership

We are one of only eight universities to be members of the elite IET Power Academy, which is dedicated to building stronger links between academia and the electrical power industry.


Our Department's reputation is founded on the quality of our teaching, industrial collaborations and research.

— Dr Adrian Evans
Head of Department

Contact us

Tel: +44 (0) 1225 386330

About the Department

The Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering is one of the most successful engineering departments in the UK.


We offer Honours degree programmes for students who want to become engineers and enter an exciting, fast-changing industry. 

We offer a range of study options:

We have a long tradition of outstanding teaching and were the first UK department to introduce MEng degrees. Our degrees are accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology, providing a secure route to Chartered Engineer status.

We received 90% student satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2016.


91% of our research activity was graded as either world-leading or internationally excellent in the Research Excellence Framework 2014.

Our academic staff, research fellows, post-doctoral researchers and PhD students carry out internationally-leading work. We also have several prestigious research centres and groups.

Industry links

We have extensive links with industry and work with businesses of all sizes. We also offer our experience and expertise to companies through knowledge transfer partnerships.