Embedded Systems and IC Design, M.Sc. | Liverpool John Moores University | Liverpool, United Kingdom
24 months
17400 GBP/year
9450 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This MSc Embedded Systems and IC Design degree at the Liverpool John Moores University provides excellent progression from electronic engineering undergraduate courses. You can also complete the course as part of your career development and to specialise in the Embedded Systems, Nano Electronics and IC Design fields.


Study on this Masters programme in Embedded Systems and IC Design at Liverpool John Moores University.


  • Study at one the UK’s leading Engineering Departments
  • Benefit from the internationally-acclaimed research of LJMU’s Electrical and Electronic Engineering Research Centre
  • Postgraduates of this course highly sought after by major UK and international employers
  • Look forward to a placement in your second year of study. The 30 plus week industrial placement and writing of the MSc Dissertation will run in tandem during the second year
Industrial organisations across all sectors have identified a gap in the market and the need for Engineers with good leadership and interpersonal skills in addition to their technical abilities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Embedded Systems 
  • Advanced Signal Processing 
  • Research Skills 
  • Modelling and Simulation 
  • MSc Dissertation 
  • Professional and Leadership Skills 
  • IC System Design 
  • Digital Design and Test 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a minimum 2.2 honours degree in Electrical/Electronic/Communication Engineering or a related engineering discipline
  • an honours degree in Mathematics or a physical science, together with experience in a relevant field
  • a degree with industrial experience or relevant postgraduate experience
  • plus
  • graduate or corporate membership of a professional body such as The Institution of Engineering and Technology, The Institute of Measurement and Control or The Institute of Physics

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17400 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    9450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9450 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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