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Embedded Systems

Uppsala University

24 months
Duration
14421 EUR/year
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About

The Embedded Systems program at Uppsala University aims to provide you with a thorough understanding of computer and systems engineering with a focus on design, implementation, and analysis of embedded systems software.

Overview

The Embedded Systems program at Uppsala University focuses on formulation of design requirements and formal analysis of solutions. You will also be able to summarise existing knowledge and recent research results in the area.

Many devices applied routinely in our daily lives, like cell phones, washing machines, cars, or even airplanes are controlled by embedded computers. Devices may contain hundreds of microprocessors and millions of lines of program code, all of which are essential for correct functioning of a system. 

Embedded computer systems are a decisive factor for industries and societies. The development of embedded systems requires sophisticated technical skills within disciplines such as computer science, electronics, and mathematics.

Career

Embedded systems are a major global market, controlling a broad range of everyday and specialised devices. They are vital elements of, e.g., modern motor vehicles. Skills in embedded systems development are in demand with employers such as General Motors, Volvo, BMW, Mercedes, Toyota, Mazda, Scania and many others.There are also applications in aeronautics and robotics, with employers such as ABB, or in communications, with companies including Ericsson or Huawei, just to name a few major areas.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Studies in Embedded Systems
  • Real Time Systems
  • Computer Networks
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Functional Programming
  • Software Engineering and Project Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university. The main field of study must be engineering, mathematics or computer science.Also required is:

  • 30 credits in mathematics; and
  • 30 credits in computer science, including courses in programming, computer architecture and operating systems.

Selection: Students are selected based on:

  • a total appraisal of quantity and quality of previous university studies; and
  • a statement of purpose (1 page).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14421 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28843 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

NON-EU/EEA

  • Application Fee: SEK 900
  • Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 72500
  • Tuition fee, total: SEK 290000

Living costs for Uppsala

7620 - 12066 SEK /month
Living costs

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Funding

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