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About the School

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science has a long history of being at the forefront of new developments in the fields of computing, electrical and electronic engineering, and telecommunications. What underpins all our teaching is the development of research in which many of our academics are actively engaged in, enabling our students to be at the forefront of advances in technology and up-to-date knowledge.

Innovative Track Record

The University of Bradford has a track record of developing innovative interdisciplinary courses in the fields of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. We are one of the first universities in the country to offer computer science degrees. Our courses are designed with industry input so future employers can rely on our graduates having the skills they need and the confidence to use them. A blend of academic excellence with real-world practical skills is shown by industry recognition of our programmes by professional organisations such as the British Computer Society and the Institution of Engineering and Technology.

Professionally Accredited Courses

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Bradford offers an exciting range of professionally accredited courses which underpin the growing needs of the IT, Electrical, Electronics and Telecoms industries. The School, with its competent faculty, internationally recognised research and state-of-the-art laboratories, is committed to providing a unique learning experience to its students. Working closely with industry, this School aims to produce outstanding market-ready graduates.

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Research Strengths

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science has renowned research strengths, with academics actively engaged in developing areas of research that have an increasing contribution to and impact on various large and small-scale industries and health and wellbeing sectors. All our programmes are designed in collaboration with our research activities, enabling our students to be at the forefront of advances in technology and up-to-date knowledge.

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Excellent Facilities

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science prides itself on its excellent facilities and resources available to both students and staff. This includes a range of industry-standard equipment as well as state-of-the-art labs and technology.

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