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University of Manchester: Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Institution University of Manchester
Department Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Telephone +44 (0) 161 306 2818
Study type Research


The Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is a research degree awarded for making a significant contribution to knowledge; in our case to the subjects associated with Electrical and Electronic Engineering. The period of research is three to four years.

Our Department is one of the largest electrical and electronic engineering departments in the UK. We have strong links with industry in a number of sectors and are renowned for our theoretical and applied research. We have over 70 academic staff and their research interests cover virtually all aspects of the subject; from the generation and distribution of electrical energy through to photonics and functional materials.

More information about the areas of research interest in the School can be found on the following web pages:

  • Research themes

  • Areas of expertise

  • Research impact

Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

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