Department of Electronic Engineering

Electronic Engineering: 95% student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2018)

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).

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?

Students in studio

We offer a range of rewarding taught MSc 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 2018 we were ranked second in the Russell Group for overall satisfaction, and first for our teaching. 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
24
Oct

Hardware-Based Security Solutions for the Internet of Things

1.30PM, PL002

Dr Basel Halak, University of Southampton

Wed
28
Nov

Drone-based hotspot: an internet-on-the-go service for disaster management

1.30PM, PL002

Dr Adnan Ahmad Cheema, Ulster University

Undergraduate Courses

We had the highest proportions of graduates in employment within one year of finishing their studies.
(UK engineering and technology graduates LEO data set, June 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' case study makes the shortlist

Posted on Thursday 18 October 2018

The Helikite USRP Testbed case study has been shortlisted for the Engineering Impact Awards.

University of York, Screen Yorkshire and the BFI secure creative cluster funding

Posted on Friday 7 September 2018

University of York, Screen Yorkshire and the BFI have secured creative cluster funding to support and grow screen industries in Yorkshire and Humber

Underwater networks

Posted on Wednesday 5 September 2018

Dr Nils Morozs demonstrates newly developed technology for underwater communications.