PEARSON BTEC HND – Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Pearson describes an HND as “A semi vocational / semiprofessional qualification, usually studied full-time, in 2 academic years’ time can be studied part time basis too. It is equivalent to the first two years of a 4 year degree (with honours), and it’s at the same level of the 2nd year of an ordinary bachelor degree to the Diploma of Higher Education.

Course Type

Full Time

Course Commencement Dates



2 years

Course Modules



Telecommunication Principles


Principles and Applications of Microcontrollers


Applications of Pneumatics & Hydraulics


Advanced Mathematics For Engineering


Electrical & Electronic Principles


Microprocessor Interfacing and Control


Combinational and Sequential Logic


Principles and Applications of Microcontrollers


Manufacturing Planning and Scheduling Principles


Electronic Principles


Engineering Science


Analytical Methods for Engineers


Engineering Thermodynamics


Electrical Power


Programmable Logic Controllers


Project Design Implementation & Evaluation


Further Electrical Power


Control Systems & Automation

Entry Requirements

  • GCE (A/L) Sri Lanka/London minimum of two passes in Mathematics Stream.

Job Opportunities

Electrical and Electronic Engineering diplomates are well prepared to join the technological revolution, with a wide range of career options. Graduates are found in a wide range of industries including telecommunications, electric power, nanotechnology, renewable/power engineering, communications and biomedical engineering.