Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Electronic Systems

This course gives students the opportunity to develop research skills in computing specialisms to meet their interests and career development needs.

Entry requirements

A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in a related discipline such as electronics or physics; applications are also invited from mature students with non-traditional qualifications; students must produce a research proposal as part of their application; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 with minimum of 5.5 in each component.

Course modules

Core modules: research methods; research project. Optional modules: 3-dimensional games algorithms; advanced software engineering ; artificial intelligence; business operations and simulation; computer architecture; computing systems; design project; digital 3-dimensional; enterprise computing and systems management; entrepreneurial leadership and games prototyping; global business management; internet development and programming; multimedia applications and computer aided learning; software engineering and application design; software project management; wireless communications and mobile networking.

Assessment methods

Assessment is primarily coursework-based and takes a variety of forms.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MRes Full-time January 2017 - 1 years
MRes Part-time January 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus Nottingham NG11 8NS East Midlands

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