Electrical Engineering

Edinburgh College


Midlothian Campus


If you're looking to build a career as an engineer in the electrical engineering field this course is the ideal choice. You will study HNC Electrical Engineering. This is designed to make sure you meet the varied needs of industry and commerce and prepares you to build on your skills at the next level. This will provide you with a solid foundation and practical skills in advanced electrical concepts and theories. You’ll also use the latest software and study various technical subjects.

Entry Requirements

Higher Maths, Physics or a technological subject; or NC Electrical Engineering (Level 6); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

Degree-level studies in electrical engineering such as Year 2 BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Heriot-Watt University

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Electrical Engineering

SCQF Level


Career Area


Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy