University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Embedded Systems Engineering

This course in the area of electronics design and applications provides a strong digital technology core backed with applications-led modules. You will study applications as diverse as medical and electronics, e-health, intelligent building design, automotive electronics, retail and commerce to prepare you for a range of careers in industry, where the skills you gain will be in high demand. A substantial element of practical work will give you confidence with software and digital hardware implementations using microcontrollers, FPGA, DSP devices and general system-on-chip methodology.

Entry requirements

A Bachelor's degree with a 2.1 (Honours) in electronic or electrical engineering, physics, computing or a related discipline. Applicants with a 2.2 will be considered if they can demonstrate specific competence in programming using C, C++, Java or a similar high-level language. We also welcome and accept students with a wide range of international equivalent qualifications.

Course modules

Modules include: Industry dissertation; digital signal processing for communications; mini projects and laboratory; FPGA design for system-on-chip; digital media engineering; embedded microprocessor system design; medical electronics and e-health; research project. Plus optional modules.

Sponsorship information

Scholarships worth up to £3,000 available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Telephone number: 
0113 343 2035