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About

The Embedded Wireless Systems course from University of York is ideal if you are seeking a route into industries which use wireless sensor network applications, ranging from smart buildings, warehouses, traffic monitoring, patient monitoring, industry 4.0 and the internet of things. 

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Overview

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

Career opportunities

Former students have gone on to work for companies such as:

  • Broadcom
  • China Telecom
  • Fidelity Bank PLC
  • Huawei
  • Lenovo
  • Siemens
  • SAP
  • Three Media Tech Co.
  • Zoo Digital Group

Accreditation

Accredited by the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) under licence from the UK regulator, the Engineering Council.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sensors and Instrumentation
  • Management and Marketing of Technology 
  • C Programming for MSc
  • Digital Communication Systems for MSc 
  • Enterprise 
  • MSc Personal Effectiveness and Interdisciplinary Masterclasses
  • Neural Networks and Neural Computing 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted year-round, but we recommend you apply as early as possible as entry to many courses is competitive.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23300 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9730 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9730 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for York

646 - 1124 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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