MEng in Electrical and Electronic (Coursework)

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Faculty Website:   Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
Department: Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Science
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: MEng in Electrical and Electronic (CW)
Programme Code: MER5Q

Medium of Facilitation: part-time, Full-Time
NQF Level: 9
NQF Credits: 187
SAQA: 73987

Application Start Date: 1 April 2024
Application End Date: 31 October 2024

Campus: Doornfontein

Contacts: 011 559 6114

Duration of Study: Full-time 1 Year and Part-time 2 Years

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The primary objective of this Master’s programme is to develop high-level specialist in the fields of Power and Telecommunication Engineering. It is aimed at harnessing and applying data science and computational techniques in order to elevate engineering problem-solving capabilities. Additionally, the programme is designed to equip students with the skills necessary for effective research reporting tailored to the requirements of their academic and disciplinary pursuits.

Career Opportunities

Senior Power or Telecoms Engineer.

Admission Requirements

Honours degree or NQF level 8 qualification in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Honours degree in Engineering includes the following: Bachelor of Engineering and Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Hons), Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Hons). Candidates with a postgraduate diploma (PGDip, NQF 8) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering are also eligible

Selection Process

Students are selected on the basis of academic merit and an approved field(s) of study.

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