B.Sc in Electrical Engineering/ Electronics


The mission of the electronics engineering program is to provide high quality electronic engineering education to its students. It places special emphasis on developing the technical as well as generic skills of its students so that they are well qualified for immediate employment in their area of specialization and are able to contribute effectively to the advancement of the community. The program also aims to prepare its students for graduate study in electronics engineering.

Goals / Program Educational Objectives

The EE Program Goals, also referred to as Program Educational Objectives (PEOs), are stated below.

Graduates of EE program shall be:

  1. Contributing as productive individuals, team members, and leaders in electrical engineering profession.
  2. Updating and adapting their knowledge and abilities in their major field and associated disciplines.
  3. Engaging with the community at all levels in an ethical and professional manner.
  4. Pursuing graduate studies in electrical engineering and related fields both inside and outside the United Arab Emirates.

Program/Student Outcomes:

A.  An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
B.  An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
C.  An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
D.  An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
E.  An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
F.  An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
G. An ability to communicate effectively
H. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solution in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
I.  A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
J.  A knowledge of contemporary issues
K.  An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice
L.  An ability to demonstrate broad knowledge in the field of electrical engineering and specialized knowledge in chosen concentration.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the electronics engineering specialization pursue careers in a wide range of industries and services, including the electronic and computer industries, industrial manufacturing plants, security control systems, design automation companies, product design and development companies and major service companies for electronic appliances.

Graduation Requirements

The Bachelor of Science Degree is awarded upon the fulfillment of the following:
1. Successful completion of all courses in the program curriculum (138 credit hours)
2. Successful completion of 2 weeks of internal training and 12 weeks of external training at engineering companies (4 credit hours)
3. The cumulative grade points average CGPA is at least 2.0

Admission Requirements

Admission to the electronics engineering specialization requires a UAE secondary school certificate (science major) or its equivalent with a minimum grade of 70 percent. For further information please refer to the university admissions policy. For more details please visit undergraduate admissions

Course Description

  1. Engineering Maths 1 (217101)
  2. Engineering Maths 2 (217102)
  3. Engineering Maths 3 (217203)
  4. Engineering Maths 4 (217204)
  5. Engineering Physics 1 (217121)
  6. Engineering Physics 2 (217122)
  7. Chemistry for Engineers (217141)
  8. Report Writing and Presentation (217321)
  9. Statistics (103110)
  10. Communication Skills in Arabic Language (102140)
  11. Islamic Studies (102110)
  12. Environmental Science (103120)
  13. Computer Applications (104110)
  14. Introduction to Engineering (217150)
  15. Computer Programming (213140)
  16. Logic Design (213235)
  17. Circuit Analysis 1 (215211)
  18. Engineering Analysis (213250)
  19. Signals and Systems (212221)
  20. Circuit Analyss 2 (215212)
  21. Electronic Devices 1 (211251)
  22. Principles of Communication (212315)
  23. Random Signals (217306)
  24. Electromagnetic Fields (212385)
  25. Electronic Devices 2 (211352)
  26. Microprocessors (213333)
  27. Electrical Machines (215335)
  28. Instrumentation and Measurements (214322)
  29. Control Systems (214352)
  30. Design with ICs (211367)
  31. Digital System Design (211410)
  32. Power Electronics (211429)
  33. Engineering Management (216401)
  34. VLSI Design (211418)
  35. Financial Management (216402)
  36. Graduation Project 1 (211491)
  37. Graduation Project 2 (211492)
  38. Engineering Training (210400)
  39. Technical Electives:
  40. Communication Electronics (211433)
  41. Optoelectronics (211444)
  42. Digital Integrated Circuits (211415)
  43. Solid-State Electronics (211462)
  44. Selected Topics in Electronics (211490)
  45. Directed Study in Electronics (211495)
  46. Nanotechnology (211486)
  47. Communication and Switching Networks (212456)
  48. Fuzzy Logic and Neural Networks (214451)
  49. Digital Signal Processing (212434)
  50. Industrial Control Systems (214443)
  51. Power System Protection and Control (214478)