BEng Electronic Engineering

Study Discipline: Engineering & Technology
Study Programme Details
Country: South Africa
Admission Sessions:Summer Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


48 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on an innovative journey with the Electronic Engineering program at the University of Pretoria. Developed over years, our program aligns seamlessly with industry expectations for visionary engineers. Dive into the dynamic field where microelectronics and photonics drive constant improvements and developments. As the heartbeat of information, communication, and technology (ICT), electronic engineering encompasses telecommunications, consumer electronics, healthcare, robotics, entertainment, mining, manufacturing, navigation, and more. Join us to explore a world where innovation meets control, artificial intelligence, and cutting-edge technologies.


The Electronic Engineering program at the University of Pretoria opens doors to an exhilarating world of constant evolution. In a landscape where microelectronics and photonics undergo rapid advancements, our program equips students to be at the forefront of innovation. From telecommunications and consumer electronics to healthcare, robotics, and entertainment, electronic engineering is the driving force. As an electronic engineer, you’ll navigate a world of measurement, computing, and communication power. Graduates contribute to industries that demand speed, efficiency, compact designs, and advanced control systems.

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum requirements for the 4-year program:
    • English Home Language or English First Additional Language: 5
    • Mathematics: 6
    • Physical Sciences: 6
    • APS: 35
  • Minimum requirements for the ENGAGE 5-year program:
    • English Home Language or English First Additional Language: 5
    • Mathematics: 65%
    • Physical Sciences: 65%
    • APS: 33

Applicants may explore second-choice programs based on APS and subject requirements. Life Orientation is excluded in APS calculations. Applicants must check their application status regularly on the UP Student Portal.

  • Electricity and electronics
  • Physics
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Graphical communication
  • Materials science
  • Statics
  • Calculus

the fee of course is R54000 per anumm

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Electronic Engineering program at the University of Pretoria are poised for a future of dynamic possibilities. With access to diverse job opportunities globally, our graduates can work for large corporations or pursue entrepreneurship. Research and development prospects await at leading electronics and microelectronics companies, research institutes, and universities worldwide. Graduates may even find themselves patenting innovative solutions, contributing to the ever-expanding field of electronic engineering.

Visa Requirements:

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