Masters in Electrical Engineering

Electrical engineering deals with various electric-related issues like electric power engineering, electronics, power electronics and involves designing, developing, testing and supervising the production of electrical and electronic equipment and machinery. An electrical engineer is also responsible for solving various issues of electronic systems which can be large scale (electric-power engineering) or small scale (nanoelectronics).

Sub-disciplines of electrical engineering include: microelectronics, telecommunication engineering, signal processing, control engineering, computer engineering, integrated circuits, digital electronics, power engineering, optoelectronics.

A Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in electrical engineering equips students with knowledge of technology design as they should be able to produce and interpret technical diagrams and they will gain a good understanding of electrical health and safety regulations. Electrical engineering students will also develop organisational and analytical skills required for recording, analysing and interpreting various engineering data.

Graduates of electrical engineering degrees can opt for careers like: aerospace engineer, electrical engineer, network engineer, electrical systems analyst, engineering researcher, electronic equipment designer, telecommunication engineer and more. Jobs are available in a wide palette of industries, from automotive, construction, marine, oil and gas, to power generation and the rail industry.

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Suggested Master's Programmes

Signal Processing and Computing M.Sc. Signal Processing and Computing
  • Feb 2017
  • Sep 2016
  • International € 12,573 per year
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • 24 months

The master's programme in Signal Processing and Computing at Aalborg University focuses on theories, methods and algorithms for advanced signal processing applied to a variety of application domains, such as wireless communication, speech recognition, hearing aids, positioning, audio and video, and health care.

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Experimental Psychology (With Thesis) M.Sc. Experimental Psychology (With Thesis)
  • Sep 2016
  • National $ 8,500 per module
  • International $ 8,500 per module
  • 18 months

The aim of the M.Sc. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Without Thesis) program with academicians who can conduct scientific and technological research and development activities on a universal scale in Electrical and Electronics Engineering is to educate researchers and innovative graduates who will be capable of using existing and emerging technologies. This program is offered at the Izmir University of Economics.

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Electronic Engineering with Computer Systems (Integrated Masters) M.Eng. Electronic Engineering with Computer Systems (Integrated Masters)
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA £ 9,000 per year
  • International £ 18,910 per year
  • 48 months

The Electronic Engineering with Computer Systems (Integrated Masters) at University of Southampton includes the core learning of the BEng Electronic Engineering and MEng Electronic Engineering to give you a thorough grounding in the field. You then have the opportunity to specialise and gain a greater understanding of the practical industrial applications of computer systems.

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Communications Engineering M.Sc. Communications Engineering
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA £ 5,300 per year
  • International £ 16,950 per year
  • 12 months

As a student on the Master's course in Communications Engineering at Swansea University, you will be provided with an in-depth understanding of the technology and architecture of computer communications, photonics and telecommunication networks, wireless telecommunications and related wireless information technologies.

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Graduate Pathway in Electrical Engineering Pre-Master Graduate Pathway in Electrical Engineering
  • Any time
  • International $ 24,500 per year
  • 6 months

This Graduate Pathway in Electrical Engineering program offered by INTO The University of Alabama at Birmingham is is an excellent choice for students with an engineering background who need extra language skills and test preparation.

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Research in Electrical and Electronic Engineering Master Research in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA £ 7,900
  • International £ 11,600
  • 12 months

This Research in Electrical and Electronic Engineering course from London South Bank University builds on our world-class research work in electrical and electronic engineering, materials and devices, robotics, mechatronics, computer networks and telecommunications, big data, and informatics.

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Industrial Sciences: Electromechanical Engineering M.Sc. Industrial Sciences: Electromechanical Engineering
  • Any time
  • EEA € 890 per year
  • International € 6,000 per year
  • 12 months

The cornerstones of the Industrial Sciences: Electromechanical Engineering programme at KU Leuven - University of Leuven are mechanical design and energy conversion. The former starts with an idea that is shaped in a graphical design and results in a finished product through choice of materials, simulation and production technique.

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Graduate Pathway in Electrical and Computer Engineering Pre-Master Graduate Pathway in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Jan 2017
  • Aug 2016
  • International $ 28,810
  • 9 months

Designed for students who are not able to gain admittance into a graduate program, the Graduate Pathway is a one-year program that will prepare you for academic success by strengthening your academic, English and GRE skills. This Pathway program leads to the Master of Engineering program at Colorado State University.

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