University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Electronic and Computer Engineering (with industrial studies)

This degree programme is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to play a leading part in the future research, development and application of these technologies.

Entry requirements

At least an upper 2nd class Honours degree from a university of high international standing. English language requirements: TOEFL (paper-based) 580, (computer-based) 230, (internet-based) 92, IELTS 6.5.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Introductory module for computing; advanced digital design; individual project. Cross Programme Options (take 3 of the following): Small embedded systems; embedded digital signal processing; computer and communications networks; advanced interactive 3D environments for virtual reality and serious games; automatic spoken language processing; image analysis and interpretation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a combination of written examination and course work.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 8,910 per Whole course (home fees) 4 years
MSc Full-time £ 8,910 per Academic year (home fees) 18 months
MSc Full-time £ 23,625 per Academic year (overseas fees) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Service
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