What Will You Study

Lancaster’s international reputation for excellence in research will greatly aid your studies. You’ll be taught jointly by the Department of Engineering and the School of Computing and Communications, both highly ranked in the latest Research Assessment Exercise. Lancaster’s Department of Engineering is a broad-based engineering centre with a record of innovative teaching, practical research and close links with industry.  Our degrees are accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology or the Institute of Mechanical Engineers.

Computer Systems Engineering combines the fields of electronics and computer science and develops the cross-disciplinary skills needed to design the next generation of computer systems.

You’ll begin your degree with courses including Electrical and Electronics Fundamentals; Sensing and Signals, and The Digital Domain. Your second-year subjects cover Software Design; Engineering Analysis, and Instrumentation and Control. In your third year, you’ll complete a Final Year Project and can take modules including Engineering Management and Wireless Systems.