Wireless communication and mobile computing are the largest growth sectors in electronics and with applications ranging from mobile phones to self-driving cars.
It covers theoretical and practical electronic design, sensors, instrumentation systems, communications and embedded computing from core principles to cutting-edge research.
One of the major features of the course is the teaching of industry standard embedded systems using ARM processors, which are currently in over 90% of all mobile phones.
After graduating, you'll be significantly more attractive to a wider range of employers due to a more comprehensive portfolio of experience.
Careers and skills
This Embedded Wireless Systems course from University of York provides a route into industries which utilise wireless sensor network applications, ranging from smart buildings, warehouses, traffic monitoring, patient monitoring, industry 4.0 and the internet of things. After graduating from this MSc, you will be significantly more attractive to a wider range of employers due to a more comprehensive portfolio, experience from running and managing a team project, and system integration skills. Skills you will gain which will make you more attractive to employer include
Former students have gone on to work for companies such as:
- China Telecom
- Fidelity Bank PLC
- Three Media Tech Co.
- Zoo Digital Group
Accredited by the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) under licence from the UK regulator, the Engineering Council.
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- Sensors and Instrumentation
- Management and Marketing of Technology
- C Programming for MSc
- Digital Communication Systems for MSc
- MSc Personal Effectiveness and Interdisciplinary Masterclasses
- Neural Networks and Neural Computing
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Applications can be submitted year-round, but we recommend you apply as early as possible as entry to many courses is competitive.
DisciplinesComputer Sciences Web Technologies & Cloud Computing View 210 other Masters in Web Technologies & Cloud Computing in United Kingdom
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- 2:1 or equivalent in a subject with significant electronics or computing content. We are willing to consider applications from students with lower qualifications, particularly when the student has high marks in relevant modules or appropriate industrial experience.
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International23300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23300 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9730 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9730 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for York
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.