Electronics Engineering

This program option equips and inspires students to design next-level advancements in a potentially limitless range of high-tech fields. Students start with the basics of circuit design, computer programming, the key elements of physics and the language of mathematics. Next, they learn how to analyze complex electronics systems. We challenge and inspire our students to shape the next generation of technology by answering the fundamental questions of how to make solutions and networks faster, better, more powerful or even smaller – the only limit is their imagination.

About This Option

From a foundation of fundamental electric and electronic concepts, you’ll move on to system analysis, communications and digital signal processing, combining course-work with practical training. Courses from other departments such as Computing Science and Physics broaden the students' knowledge and enable them to apply electronic solutions in fast-moving high tech world.


Graduates from the Electronics Engineering option will be able to design the key systems that are the foundation of our ever-expanding high-tech world. They will possess a sound knowledge of electronic design combined with excellent – and highly sought-after – practical skills.

Typical careers include:

  • Design and development engineer in the electronics industry.
  • Design and development engineer in the telecommunications industry.
  • Design and development engineer in the computer industry.
  • Microelectronic circuits and systems design engineer.
  • Microelectronic fabrication/MEMS engineer.