Electrical Engineering

Also known as Electrical and Computer Engineering or Electronics Engineering


DISCIPLINE FOCUS: Electrical engineering is the study and application of physics and mathematics of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism to both large (electrical power lines that bring electricity to your house or electrical machines) through to small or micro devices that process information and transmit energy.
IMPROVING THE WORLD THROUGH ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING: Electrical engineers improve electrical systems by streamlining power delivery, make electronics more energy-efficient, and design new ways to use electronics to communicate with your friends. They also design many electronic devices such as phones, television, computers, and home appliances.
POSSIBLE JOBS: Electrical engineers usually develop and design products in electronics industry, computer industry, power industry and telecommunications industry.