Taught course

Sensors and Sensing Systems

Aston University · Electronic Engineering

Entry requirements

A good first or second class Honours Degree from a UK academic organisation in a relevant engineering field, science or closely related discipline. Qualifications from outside the UK or a combination of qualifications and/or experience will also be considered. The course administration office can provide advice on whether these qualifications are the equivalent of the level of Honours Degree required.

Months of entry


Course content

The aim of this programme will be to provide students with a core understanding of the generic instrumentation and signal processing requirements common to all sensing applications together with a choice of more specialised modules relating to specific application areas and industries.

Information for international students

International students whose native language is not English will also need to demonstrate English Language ability (e.g. IELTS 6.5, TOEFL score of 600 or equivalent).

Fees and funding

A limited number of scholarships may be available for this programme, subject to the fulfilment of academic and other eligibility criteria. For up-to-date information please visit the EAS Fees & Scholarships page.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

MSc Programmes Admissions Officer
+44 (0)121 204 3668
+44 (0)121 204 3676