Due to the impact of COVID-19 we're changing how the course is delivered
Scholarship opportunity from ScottishPower Foundation
Apply now for this scholarship, which meets full enrolment costs and provides a generous monthly living allowance of £1,200.
On this well-established MSc programme you will develop advanced knowledge and skills in key aspects of microelectronic systems.
The course content is updated annually to maintain industry relevance and to reflect the latest developments in the industry.
We cover the following core (compulsory) topics during the MSc:
- Embedded computer systems
- Digital system design
- IC design
- Microprocess systems
- Research skills and project management.
Part-time study is in co-operation with the students’ employers. Please contact the Programme Director before applying.
This programme is also available as Microelectronic Systems with a Year in Industry MSc (Eng).
Your project work will earn you 60 credits towards your MSc degree. The project's examined by oral presentation and dissertation.
In your work you'll need to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of your topic, mastery of research techniques, and the ability to analyse assembled data and assess outcomes.
Why Electrical Engineering and Electronics?
World-class facilities, including top industry standard laboratories
We have specialist facilities for processing semiconductor devices, optical imaging spectroscopy and sensing, technological plasmas, equipment for testing switch gear, specialist robot laboratories, clean room laboratories, e-automation, RF Engineering, bio-nano engineering labs and excellent mechanical and electrical workshops.
A leading centre for electrical and electronic engineering expertise
We are closely involved with over 50 prominent companies and research organisations worldwide, many of which not only fund and collaborate with us but also make a vital contribution to developing our students.