201–250 th
World University Rankings 2021
=41 st
Young University Rankings 2016
=43 rd
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Claverton Down, Bath, Somerset, BA2 7AY, United Kingdom

Electrical Power Engineering - University of Bath

Gain the theoretical and practical skills in power generation and distribution to pursue a career in electrical power industries. Our course develops your expertise in areas where power engineers are in demand such as smart grids, micro-generation and renewable energy. Your first two years provide you with a grounding in electrical engineering science before specialising in power engineering. You'll develop an understanding of the technical, industrial and economic issues of designing and manufacturing modern electrical power devices. Combining theory and practice, you’ll learn how to use advanced technologies to conceptualise, design and operate power and energy systems. Project work is a key part of your study experience at Bath. Industry-focused group and individual projects give you the opportunity to put theory into practice. They also help you develop other professional skills in management, communication and business throughout the course. You could work on specialist topics such as smart metering, electrical drives, or power markets. Our partnership with the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) Power Academy gives you access to scholarships and placements with top companies in the energy sector.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,BathUnited Kingdom