Department of Electronic Engineering

Creating the amazing

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Research Biowall

We are one of the UK's leading departments in Electronic Engineering and best in the country for the percentage of our graduates in employment within one year of leaving us (87%) (Longitudinal Educational Outcomes dataset 2017).

Students in studio

We offer a range of rewarding taught MSc programmes.‌

Student in clean room

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

Students in labs

Read about the careers of recent graduates from our undergraduate and postgraduate  courses.

Did you know 2018 is the Year of Engineering?

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 2017 we were ranked in the top 10 nationally for teaching quality, 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. Andy Tyrrell
Head of Department

Events

Wed
30
May

A mechanistic opinion about movement in mammals

1.30PM, PL002

Dr Samit Chakrabarty, University of Leeds

Wed
13
Jun

Low-cost and Open-source Swarm Robotic Platforms

1.30PM, PL002

Dr Farshad Arvin, University of Manchester

Wed
20
Jun

Bioelectronic Sensors and Systems

1.30PM, PL002

Dr Stewart Smith, University of Manchester

Wed
4
Jul

Electronic Engineering Sixth Form Taster Day

9.30AM, Department of Electronic Engineering

Undergraduate Courses

We're ranked 1st in the UK for graduate employment within one year of leaving the university (Longitudinal Educational Outcomes 2017)

Year in Industry

All of our undergraduate courses are available with a year in industry option. 

Graduate Destinations

Read about the careers of recent graduates from our undergraduate and postgraduate  courses.

Supporting Women in Engineering

Athena SWAN Bronze Award

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

Twitter updates

Social Media

Did you know 2018 is the Year of Engineering?

PhDs and Research

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

Taught Masters Degrees

News

York academics attend ITHET 2018 conference

Posted on Monday 14 May 2018

York's Engineering Management Research Group won the Best Paper and Professor Tony Ward was a keynote speaker.


Autonomous Robot Evolution: Cradle to Grave

Posted on Thursday 3 May 2018

Staff from the Department of Electronic Engineering to be part of £1.8M EPSRC funded project.


Gender Equality and the Audio Industries

Posted on Monday 12 February 2018

Department of Electronic Engineering Senior Lecturer and PhD Student to take part in an expert panel on gender equality and the audio industries.