Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Electronics and Embedded Systems Development

12 months
16544 CAD/year
6503 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Electronics and Embedded Systems Development program of Fanshawe College is designed to build on students theoretical knowledge on electrical engineering and provides training on electrical technologies, embedded systems and computer aided design. 


Key Facts

The Electronics and Embedded Systems Development program of Fanshawe College provides students with training in soldering / desoldering, component identification, hardware interfacing, programming for firmware and embedded systems design using industry software and techniques.  Lectured theoretical concepts are focused into practical, relevant skills through computer-aided design (CAD) for schematics / printed circuit board layout and electronics laboratory experiments and tasks.

Topics related to industry trends, entrepreneurship and sustainable technologies are reviewed and discussed from real-world case studies.  An applied capstone project will provide students with the opportunity to design, implement and manage a real embedded project using skills learned regarding planning, research, design of experiments (DoE), development and testing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electronic Components & Processes
  • Electronic Documentation & Graphics
  • Embedded Systems 
  • Project Management
  • Industrial Communications
  • Circuits & Interfacing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • If you are an international student, contact our International department to learn about timelines for international applicants.


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Three-Year College Diploma or a Degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering
  • Successful completion of Second or Third Year of Electrical, Electronic Engineering, or Computer Engineering at a Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board approved Canadian University or equivalent international credentials
  • Other relevant disciplines may also be considered, such as software engineering, computer science and others that offer a significant degree of electronics and software development in their curriculum.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16544 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16544 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    6503 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6503 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1037 - 1625 CAD /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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