2020 start
MSc(Eng)

Advanced Electrical Machines, Power Electronics and Drives

Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering

Explore the key technologies that power electrical machines and drives and discover how these cutting-edge technologies can be integrated into advanced systems.
EEE students

Course description

The deployment of power electronic converters and electrical machines continues to grow at a rapid rate in sectors such as hybrid and all-electric vehicles, aerospace, renewables and advanced industrial automation. In many of these applications, high performance components are combined into sophisticated motion control and energy management systems.

This course will give you in-depth knowledge of the key component technologies and their integration into advanced systems.

Accreditation

Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) on behalf of the Engineering Council as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for registration as a Chartered Engineer. You must hold a CEng accredited BEng/BSc (Hons) undergraduate first degree to comply with full CEng registration requirements.

Teaching and learning changes for 2020-21

Due to the coronavirus pandemic we have made some changes to teaching and learning for this course in the 2020-21 academic year.

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Modules

Explore core and optional modules

Teaching

You’ll learn through research-led teaching, lectures, laboratories, seminars, tutorials and coursework exercises.

Assessment

Assessment is by examinations, coursework and a project dissertation with poster presentation.

Duration

1 year full-time

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree in electrical engineering, electronic engineering, computer science or similar field.

We will also consider your application if you have a 2:2 or equivalent, or industry experience.

English language requirements

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

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You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It's a quick and easy process.

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Contact

eee-mscrec@sheffield.ac.uk
+44 114 222 5442

The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.