Modes and duration
- Full-time: 3 years
- Part-time: 5 years
Tuition Fees (2015/16)
- £4,635 (FT) £2,315 (PT)
- £21,530 (FT) £10,765 (PT)
A UK Master’s degree, or a minimum of an upper second-class UK Bachelor’s degree, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. The qualification may be in any relevant subject, e.g. electronic engineering, communication engineering, computer science, chemistry, materials science (the latter two for electronic materials research).
English language requirement: Standard
If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
International applicants can find out the equivalent qualification for their country by selecting from the list below.
Select your country:
Equivalent qualifications for Algeria
A number of competitive EPSRC studentships are normally available for candidates liable to pay fees at the UK/ EU rate. The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) also awards competitive scholarships for graduate study
Further information about funding and scholarships can be found on the departmental pages.
- 1 year
- Prospective full-time Master's students within the Faculties of the Built Environment, Engineering Science and Mathematical & Physical Sciences.
- 1 year
- The scholarship is awarded to the student entering the department with the best school/college examination performance, who qualifies for UK/EU fees status.
- 1 year
- Prospective graduate students from India applying to one of the following courses: Management MSc, Economics MSc, Construction Economics and Management MSc, Technology Entrepreneurship MSc, LLM, Telecommunications MSc, Drug Discovery and Development MSc,or Cancer MSc.
More scholarships are listed on the scholarships website
Our research students are in high demand post-graduation, going on to take up careers in industry, in academic research as postdoctoral researchers, and in many cases continuing to permanent academic positions at such institutions as the University of Liverpool; Queen Mary, University of London; University of British Columbia; Aston University; City University and the University of Hokkaido. Many of our students have taken up senior positions in industry at such companies as Alcatel-Lucent, Nokia-Siemens, Deutsche Telekom, and some have taken up Directorships. Several graduates have been awarded prestigious fellowships, including Leverhulme Trust Early Career Awards and EPSRC Fellowships.
Why study this degree at UCL?
Our department is the oldest electronic engineering department in England, and remains one of the most highly regarded and research active. Our research is at the cutting edge of the discipline, and we have an enviable track record of exploiting our research in new technologies.
Our facilities are world class, with access to the state-of -the-art London Centre for Nanotechnology, and excellent in-house design and test facilities for RF, radar, communications, optical networks, and phonic research. More than this, we also offer comprehensive training and support packages, with dedicated staff, and access to the support system offered by UCL graduate school.
Student / staff ratios › 41 staff › 80 taught students › 140 research students
Department: Electronic & Electrical Engineering
"I knew UCL was a brilliant institution to pursue a postgraduate degree. However, I became even more convinced of studying at UCL after meeting with my research project supervisor whom I admired for his depth of knowledge from the very first."
Ajmal GharibSubject: Electronic and Electrical Engineering PhD
"The Study Abroad experience at Yale was a once in a life time opportunity. I would highly recommend anyone looking to study abroad, not to refuse. Highly recommend for graduate studies and research."
Salman MalikSubject: Electrical Engineering PhD
Application and next steps
Students are advised to apply as early as possible due to competition for places. Those applying for scholarship funding (particularly overseas applicants) should take note of application deadlines.
Who can apply?
For more information see our Applications page.Apply now