Electrical Engineering

UHI Outer Hebrides


Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


Are you interested in developing your electrical engineering knowledge and skills? If so, this new MSc Electrical Engineering will help you progress to the next level of engineering education and help towards attainment of professional registration as a Chartered Engineer: the course is designed to fulfil the further learning component of CEng professional registration.

The course will develop your understanding of the roles of research, design, analysis and optimisation in advanced engineering careers. You will gain the knowledge and understanding to apply existing and emerging technology and gain the appropriate theoretical and practical methods to design, develop, manufacture, construct, commission, operate and maintain engineering products, processes, systems and services.

You can leave after Stage 1 with PgCert Electrical Engineering

You can leave after Stage 2 with PgDip Electrical Engineering

Entry Requirements

BEng (Hons) in Engineering with a minimum award of 2.2 (or equivalent). Recognition of Prior Experiential Learning (RPEL) to the appropriate degree level will also be considered and will be assessed on an individual basis

Start Date



Postgraduate Master's

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

36 months


Energy, Engineering and Construction

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