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MScElectronics and Information Technology

University of South Wales
United Kingdom, Cardiff / Pontypridd
Tuition fee £14,500 per year
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Electronics and information technology are vital for global industries to function, and career opportunities continue to increase in the sector. The MSc Electronics and Information Technology course will develop your ability to manage new technologies and ensure high levels of product quality. It is ideal if you want a career in the electronics or IT industry, or if you already work in the engineering industry and want to enhance your potential.

With this flexible Masters in Electronics and Information Technology, you can tailor your qualification to suit your individual needs and build on your existing studies and experience. The electronics course includes a 15-week project, which you may conduct in industry and could lead to job opportunities when you graduate. You will work on industrial case studies and be involved in ‘live’ mini-projects. If you study part-time and continue working in the electronics industry, you may be able to relate your major project to an aspect of your company’s work.

Programme structure

Modules include Product Management and ICS, and a Major Project. You will then select the rest of your study programme in discussion with the scheme manager. At least three of the modules selected must be from the area of electronics.

Modules include:

Satellite Networking
Satellite Communications
Digital Communication Systems
Applied Digital Signal Processing
Modern Power Electronics
Digital Design using VHDL
Optoelectronics Devices for Life Science and Measurement
Embedded System Design
Physics in Modern Optics
Optoelectronic Devices for Telecommunications
Product Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Designing with RTOS
Masters Major Individual Project (core)

Career opportunities

On graduation from the MSc Electronics and Information Technology, there are many exciting engineering and management careers open to you. These range from design and development of the latest electronic products, to the application of information technology to support industrial applications.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020
Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States