Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

As well as the professional approach of the Department, we pride ourselves on providing a supportive and friendly environment for our students. Our degrees are professionally accredited and develop the knowledge and professional skills of our students, for careers that lead the future development of electronics, communications and computing technologies.

Study with us

We offer a range of courses, with personal tutors for our undergraduate and postgraduate students and academic supervisors for our research students to help you progress and get to where you aim to be.

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Our department has a wide range of facilities available for research into areas such as robotics, artificial intelligence, security, energy conversion, space missions, healthcare and nanomaterials just to name a few.

Meet the team

Professor David Carey

Head of Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

David Carey is Professor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Director of Learning and Teaching in the School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering. Between 2015 and 2022 he was Head of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. He holds a PhD from Trinity College, Dublin and was previously an EPSRC Advanced Research Fellow.  Current r...

Collaboration opportunities

We have long-standing relationships with a variety of companies that help employ our students for Professional Training placements as well as partnerships that benefit businesses' growth and knowledge. We also offer numerous fun activities for schools, colleges and members of the public to get involved with.

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