This course provides electrical, electronic or power engineering graduates with the professional training needed to pursue careers as design and development engineers or researchers.
The programme covers the following advanced topics:
- renewable energy
- power electronics
- state space analysis and controller design
- control of electric drives
- design of modern electrical machines and drives
- electrical machines
- power systems operation
The advanced knowledge and skills you will gain from this course:
- modeling and analysis of engineering systems, processes and products
- design of electrical power systems and components
- computer-aided design and analysis techniques, including software packages like MATLAB, Simulink and PSpice
- specialist topic of your choice through an in-depth research project
You will have access to a range of specialist facilities. Each research group in the school has dedicated equipment and laboratories.
How to Apply
Use our Applicant Portal to apply for your course. We have a step-by-step guide to help you.
The course starts in September. There is no application closing date for this course.
We suggest international students apply at least two months before the course starts. This is so that you have enough time to make the necessary arrangements.
If you live outside the UK/EU you must:
- pay a deposit of £1,500
- or submit an official letter of sponsorship
The deposit is payable after you receive an offer to study at Newcastle University. The deposit is non-refundable, but is deducted from your tuition fees when you register.