Information Engineers are responsible for developing and maintaining high level systems in which computer applications, networking and information processing are the essential components.
The Bachelor of Science in Engineering - Information Engineering (BSc Eng Information) is a 4 year programme. The final year is considered an honours level. It contains a broad mix of courses that cover diverse aspects such as electric circuits, software engineering, microprocessors, telecommunications, electronics and computer networking.
The University's undergraduate engineering degrees are recognised by the Engineering Council of South Africa and have received the approval of professional accrediting bodies in the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the UK, Ireland and Hong Kong. Career opportunities for engineers are in high demand and extend beyond the engineering sector.