University of Essex
This course provides a balanced perspective of both hardware and software elements of computing systems, and their relative design trade-offs and applications; it builds on students' knowledge in mathematics; science; and engineering to ensure they have a sound foundation; laboratory experiences enables our students to understand experimental design and simulation techniques; students have access to unique computer engineering platforms including our intelligent flat (iSpace); robotics arena and networked intelligent campus (iCampus); in addition to advanced networking and multimedia labs; upon graduation, students can look for employment in: heavy industries (like oil, steel, chemical and car ) designing advanced computer systems and control; hardware companies designing and developing microprocessors, personal computers, and supercomputers; communication and mobile phone companies designing advanced computer systems for communications systems; large computer and microelectronics companies writing software and firmware for embedded microcontrollers, and designing VLSI chips, analog sensors, mixed signal circuit boards, and operating systems; embedded system companies developing advanced computer systems, and mobile applications and phones; banks and businesses designing intelligent distributed systems to serve their operations; and computer games companies designing advanced computer games.
Research councils and some University of Essex studentships available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|
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