The Microelectronic Systems with a Year in Industry programme from University of Liverpool content is updated annually to maintain industry relevance and to reflect the latest developments in the industry.
The first two sections consist of lectures, laboratory classes and seminars, with a final section devoted to an individually supervised project.
We cover the following core (compulsory) topics during the MSc:
- Embedded computer systems
- Digital system design
- IC design
- Microprocess systems
- Research skills and project management.
Graduates will be capable of undertaking research and development work in microelectronic Systems and also developing and managing R&D programmes.
The programme offers you the opportunity to learn from experts in IC design and digital system design and embedded computer systems, to allow you to start working straight after your degree or continue your studies via a PhD. You'll get plenty of industry exposure too. Our industrial partners include ARM Holdings Plc, a top 200 UK company that specialises in microprocessor design and development.
Some of our graduates have gone on to work for companies such as:
- National Instrument
- Imagination Technologies
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- Integrated Circuits - Concepts and Design
- Digital System Design
- Advanced Embedded Systems
- Research Skills and Project Management
- Engineering Programming
- Microprocessor Systems
- MSc Placement Experience
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- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
There are no strict application deadlines but applicants are encouraged to apply in good time, particularly if they require visas or have special requirements.
DisciplinesElectrical Engineering Electronics & Embedded Technology View 137 other Masters in Electrical Engineering in United Kingdom
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2:1 or equivalent degree should be in a related field, for example Mathematics, Engineering or Physical Sciences.
Applications from international students are welcome. International qualifications will be evaluated in line with the National Recognition Information Centre (NARIC) guidelines.
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International25050 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25050 GBP per year during 24 months.
National11350 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11350 GBP per year during 24 months.
- UK Fee for this course Year 1: £11,350 Year 2: £2,300
- International fee for this course Year 1: £25,050, Year 2: £5,050
Living costs for Liverpool
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.