Undergraduate BEng (Hons)

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Building a future with sustainable engineering strategies.

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Course overview

Electrical and electronic engineering touches on almost every aspect of modern life, and with sustainability so important for the world right now, there’s never been a better time to study this area. 

From renewable energy generation to smart power distribution and the development of low powered embedded devices, Kent will provide you with the specialist knowledge and broad skills in both disciplines; making you career ready for the future direction of engineering.

Why study Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Kent?

Placement opportunities

We have excellent industrial links, providing you with many placement opportunities.   

Learn from the best

You’ll benefit from research led teaching by leading academics and industry professionals.  

World-class facilities.

First-class facilities to support your development with access to computer and engineering labs, mechanical workshop, dedicated makerspaces and more.  

Demand for graduates.

With tech rapidly advancing, there's a higher global demand for professional electrical and electronic engineers more than ever before.  

Specialist knowledge

You’ll study exciting subjects like power electronics, renewable energy technology, robotics and systems programming.  

Everything you need to know about our Electrical and Electronic Engineering course

Entry requirements

During Clearing our entry requirements change in real time to reflect the supply and demand of remaining course vacancies. If you think you've found the course for you, apply now to start your Kent journey this September.

Course structure

You'll gain specialist knowledge and broad skills, making you career-ready for the future direction of engineering.

How you'll study

You’ll gain the in-depth knowledge of sustainable power, green energy and associated technologies and applications, which will make you highly employable.

Encouraging innovation.

We have invested in cutting-edge equipment and facilities that will support you during your degree programme or research.

Your future

Engineering graduates find employment in a huge range of sectors such as:

  • electronic engineering and computing
  • telecommunications industries including radio, television and satellite communications;
  • medical electronics, instrumentation and industrial process control.
Electrical Engineer Salaries in England
Very high
£36k - £48k

Fees and funding

Tuition fees for 2024 entry

The 2024/25 annual tuition fees for this course are:

Full-time

  • UK
    £9,250
  • EU
    £22,700
  • International
    £22,700

For details of when and how to pay fees and charges, please see our Student Finance Guide.

For students continuing on this programme, fees will increase year on year by no more than RPI + 3% in each academic year of study except where regulated.* 

Your fee status

The University will assess your fee status as part of the application process. If you are uncertain about your fee status you may wish to seek advice from UKCISA before applying.

Find out more about accommodation and living costs, plus general additional costs that you may pay when studying at Kent.

University funding

Kent offers generous financial support schemes to assist eligible undergraduate students during their studies. See our funding page for more details. 

Government funding

You may be eligible for government finance to help pay for the costs of studying. See the Government's student finance website.

Scholarships

General scholarships

Scholarships are available for excellence in academic performance, sport and music and are awarded on merit. For further information on the range of awards available and to make an application see our scholarships website.

Scholarships

We have a range of subject-specific awards and scholarships for academic, sporting and musical achievement.

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Student Life

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Top 40

In the QS World University Rankings 2024, Kent has been ranked 39th within the UK and is in the top 25% of Higher Education Institutions worldwide.

Kent Sport

Free membership for undergraduates living on campus in 2024.

Research excellence

Kent has risen 11 places in THE’s REF 2021 ranking, confirming us as a leading research university.

Accommodation

An unmissable part of your student experience.

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