The University of Sheffield offers a 4 years BEng degree in Computer Systems Engineering with a year in industry. The course outline is as following:

First Year

  • Introduction to Electric and Electronic Circuits
  • Computing and system design
  • Systems Engineering Mathematics
  • Laboratory and Professional Skills
  • Modelling, Analysis and Control
  • Systems Modelling and Simulation
  • Global Engineering Challenge Week

Second Year

  • Computer Systems and Applications
  • Computer Problem Solving and Object Oriented Design
  • Control Systems Analysis and Design
  • Mathematics & Data Modelling
  • Discrete Systems
  • Mathematics & Data Modelling
  • Finance and Law for Engineers
  • Systems Laboratory and Design
  • Engineering

Third Year

  • Year in Industry

Fourth Year

  • Automata, Logic and Computation
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Individual Project
  • Hardware-in-the-Loop & Rapid Control Prototyping
  • Real-Time Embedded Systems
  • State-Space Control Design
  • Project Management and HRM for Engineers

Entry Requirements

  • A Levels: AAB including Maths and a science subject
  • International Baccalaureate: 34, 6 in Higher Level Maths and a science subject
  • BTEC: DDD in IT Practitioner, Engineering or Software Development + grade B in A Level Maths
  • Cambridge Pre-U: D3 M2 M2 including Maths and a science subject
  • Scottish Highers + 2 Advanced Higher: AABBB + AB including Maths and a science subject
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels: Pass + AB including Maths and a science subject
  • Advanced Diploma: Engineering, grade A. Plus A Level Mathematics, grade B
  • Access to HE
  • International students: IELTS grade of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or an equivalent English language qualification.

Course Fees


To enrol for this course please apply through UCAS (see link under ‘IT Course providers’)

Contact Info

  •  UK Phone:    0114 222 8030
  • International Phone: +44 114 222 8030
  • post: Level 2, Arts Tower Western Bank Sheffield S10 2TN