Electrical and Computer Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering will give you the power to change the world. From providing clean, efficient energy to controlling digital data, from global communication to nanotechnologies, from robotics to entertainment, the future is being created by our graduates today. If you want to make a difference, study Electrical and Electronic Engineering or Computer Engineering at UC - the future is in your hands.
Our graduates are sought after internationally and many work for well-known companies.
We have a strong tradition of excellence in research, supported by some of the best-equipped facilities in New Zealand. UC is fortunate to be situated in a progressive, high-tech community and we have strong ties with local industry.
The department teaches three programmes in the Bachelor of Engineering with Honours, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering and Mechatronics Engineering.
BE(Hons) graduates in Electrical and Electronic Engineering create the systems that power our world.
With a BE(Hons) in Computer Engineering, graduates build next-generation devices.
Our extensive research networks make us leaders in electrical engineering innovation.
News, events and seminars
A University of Canterbury engineering project has helped to develop the first prototype of a portable power unit to ...
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