The School of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering is very pleased to have achieved a very good performance in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) – the system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions. 86% of the research in the School was rated as world-leading or internationally excellent.
Learn more about our REF results.
Research at the School of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering at the University of Birmingham addresses key challenges, problems and opportunities currently facing our civilization, in power, communications, transport, healthcare and Human-Systems integration.
The School employs over 30 full-time research active academic staff and approximately 40 research fellows and research assistants. The school has a population of around 100 Doctoral Researchers. EESE research is organised into six groups, as shown in the links on the left, reflecting the school’s wide ranging expertise.
EESE has a total annual research grant income of around £4 million, from a wide range of sources including the European Union, UK Research Councils, UK Government agencies, charities, and Industry both in the UK and internationally.