Department of Electronic Engineering

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Welcome to the Department of Electronic Engineering. We are one of the UK's leading departments in Electronic Engineering.

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We offer a range of rewarding taught MSc programmes.‌

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See available PhD research projects and studentships or browse the Department's research portfolio and publications database.

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Read about the careers of recent graduates from the Department of Electronic Engineering at York. Or see what current students think of our undergraduate programmes.

Welcome

Welcome to the Department of Electronic Engineering, a department dedicated to world-leading research and teaching in Electronic Engineering. Our research groups play significant roles on the national and international stage, collaborating with major industries and securing funding from research councils. In the latest REF assessment, 87% of our work was assessed as world leading or internationally excellent. With respect to our teaching, in the most recent NSS survey in 2016 we were rated in the top 10 nationally for teaching quality (for the third year running) and in the top 5 for academic support. We offer a wide range of degree programmes specifically designed to educate you to be a world class engineer and maximise your full potential. 

Prof. Jon Timmis
Head of Department

Events

Mon
6
Mar

5G Vehicular Communications

2.00PM, PT006

Dr Angela Doufexi, University of Bristol

Mon
13
Mar

Power balance and diffusion models for electromagnetic shielding

2.00PM, PT006

Dr John Dawson, University of York

Undergraduate Courses

Graduate Profiles

Read about the careers of recent graduates from the Department of Electronic Engineering at York. Or see what current students think of our undergraduate programmes.

PhDs and Research

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Supporting Women in Engineering

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The Department of Electronics holds an Athena SWAN Bronze Award. Find out more about the Department's work in this area on our Women in Engineering pages.

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Masters Taster Day 1 March 2017

Taught Masters Degrees

News

Engineered proteins for detecting environmental contaminants

Posted on Friday 24 February 2017

PhD student Elena Koutsoumpeli has for the first time shown the use of engineered proteins for the detection of small molecule environmental contaminants.


Department of Electronics students recognised as engineering rising stars by IET

Posted on Thursday 16 February 2017

Two students from the Department of Electronics are celebrating their success after receiving prestigious bursaries from the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).


Handwriting provides window into health, new documentary reveals

Posted on Wednesday 25 January 2017

A new online documentary investigating how the study of handwriting could help improve the lives of people with movement disorders has been launched by a University of York historian, currently working in an interdisciplinary role in the Department of Electronics.