University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Semiconductor Photonics and Electronics

**Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)** This course covers fundamentals through to cutting-edge research in areas such as GaN materials and devices (behind the solid state lighting LED revolution), nanoscaled materials and devices, and photonic device manufacture. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of the materials and device theory whilst developing excellent practical experimental skills in extensive semiconductor cleanroom labwork, giving you a competitive edge for work in industry or further study. Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information.

Entry requirements

MSc (Eng): A 2:1 honours degree in electronic and electrical engineering, physics, maths or other branches of engineering involving significant mathematical competence from a UK university. If you have a 2:2 or equivalent, or industry experience, we'll give your application individual consideration. English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by examinations, coursework or reports, and a dissertation with poster presentation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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