University of the West of England (UWE)
located in Bristol, is a modern university with roots that date back to the founding of the 16th century Bristol Society of Merchant Venturers’ Navigation School. Today, UWE has more than 27,000 students, 4,000 of whom are international hailing from 140 different countries. The university offers over 600 courses at undergraduate, postgraduate, professional and short course level, with a broad subject portfolio encompassing the arts, creative industries, health, science, business, law, environment and technology.
Why study electronic engineering?
Imagine a world without electricity or electronic devices. It’s easy to see why engineering is vital to our survival and the development of future technologies. Electronic engineers play a vital role in the design, development, distribution and recycling of numerous everyday products. Engineering is where change begins it’s about asking questions, pushing boundaries and leading innovation. If that sounds like you, then you’re already thinking like an engineer.
Why UWE Bristol?
Discover how engineering will challenge you, and change the way you learn. You’ll tackle real world issues through live projects, and be encouraged to take risks as you develop solutions in our state-of-the art labs. You’ll be taught in our new state-of-the-art School of Engineering designed to revolutionise the way engineering is taught. Featuring engine test cells, dedicated collaborative learning spaces and all of the latest high-tech equipment, it’s purpose-built to support a wide range of engineering disciplines.
Learn the skills and knowledge you need for a successful career in this sector. Study digital and analogue electronics, mathematics and computer programming. Explore the application of electronics in a range of environments and examine signal processing, micro-controllers, communications, control systems and digital hardware design.Develop professional skills in project planning, group work and communication.
Apply knowledge through practical projects in our well-equipped facilities. Gain an inside track on the industry through factory tours and professional briefings from leading organisations, with some of the biggest names in engineering on your doorstep. Attend careers fairs and engineer ‘speed dating’ events to help you find work as soon as you graduate, and take the next step towards changing the world for the better.