Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering research

The Department 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 our research was rated as world-leading or internationally excellent. Learn more about our REF results.

Postgraduate Virtual Open Day - Tuesday 20 November 2018, from 09:30

Take part in the live online chat with our Admissions Team about the postgraduate opportunities at Birmingham. 

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Postgraduate Open Day: Saturday 24 November 2018

Join us on campus to hear first-hand from current students about their experience at Birmingham. Our academics will also be available to discuss the research and programmes you’re interested in, including modules, course structure and suitability in relation to your previous experience. 

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Research in Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering at the University of Birmingham addresses key challenges, problems and opportunities currently facing our civilisation, in power, communications, transport, healthcare and human-systems integration.

EESE research is organised into three research themes, as shown in the links above, reflecting our 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.

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