Study opportunities

Our degree programmes equip you for a rewarding career in an industry that is continually growing and developing, as electronic, communications and computer technologies become ever more integrated and pervasive.

Study opportunities

Career opportunities

If you want to play a key role in the future development and implementations of these technologies, then a degree from Birmingham’s School of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering is your next logical step. Our strong links with industry have ensured that the programmes are highly relevant to current issues while providing a strong grasp of the underlying principles. The School also has strong links with key employers who provide projects and work placements for our students and regularly recruit our graduates. Companies we work with include Jaguar, Cadbury's, the BBC, Vodafone, Land Rover, Unilever, Rolls Royce, Kodak, MG Rover, Siemens and Jordan Formula One.

Teaching quality

Our teaching excellence was recognised in the Higher Education Funding Council for England's national review of teaching quality, where we scored top marks (24/24). The design of our programmes was also rated excellent.

IET accreditation

All of our BEng and MEng programmes are accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), making them well-recognised and respected qualifications among employers.

Research quality

This is a research-rich school, receiving a grade 5 in the latest Research Assessment Exercise for research that is of international significance. This means that the specialist course modules and projects you choose at Birmingham are taught by active researchers developing the systems and technology of the future.