Electrical and Electronic Engineering HNC

University of South Wales

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( 4.2) 1727 reviews


Course info

Do you want to be an electrical engineer? The HNC Electrical and Electronic Engineering will teach you the fundamentals of electronics, electrical engineering, power engineering and mathematics. The HNC course is an ideal first step for those who want to progress in the electronics industry and provides a platform for further study or training. On successful completion of the HNC course, you will have the opportunity to progress directly to the second year of our HND Electrical and Electronic... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
26th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
113th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
56th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Part Time
2 Years

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 35 = 65% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Electrical and Electronic Engineering graduate salary at this uni
£25,000
UK Electrical and Electronic Engineering graduate salary
£28,000

Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Latest Electrical Engineering (General) reviews

Electrical Engineering (General)
SR
Student Reviewer
19 Oct 15

Electrical and Electronic Engineering BEng (Hons)

Its amazing and very good to be a part of usw. The experience here is way better than any other university. There are...
SR
Student Reviewer
06 Oct 15

Electrical and Electronic Engineering BEng (Hons)

Everyone is friendly and the campus in Treforest is kept to an exceptional standard, The merge did rather drop us in...

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How Electrical Engineering (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 18 reviews

5 star 34%
4 star 28%
3 star 27%
2 star 11%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,727 reviews

5 star 43%
4 star 40%
3 star 13%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of South Wales
CompUniGuide ranking
113th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Next open day
The University of South Wales (USW) is one of the largest universities in the UK, offering students excellent opportunities and prospects. With campuses throughout south Wales, in Pontypridd, Cardiff and Newport, students can enjoy city life, stunning beaches and breathtaking countryside. USW Newport is based in the heart of the city centre, USW Cardiff is home to creative industries students and USW Pontypridd is made up of two sites: Treforest and Glyntaff. Students across each location enjoy a busy Students’ Union, with plenty of sports teams, clubs and societies to choose from. There are also Halls of Residence available at each location. There’s plenty of support on offer, from a Careers and Employability Service to a Student Money Advice Team.

Where you'll study

University of South Wales

University of South Wales
Pontypridd
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff
CF37 1DL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Treforest  0.2 miles away

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