Taught course

Embedded Systems and Internet of Things (ES-IoT)

Newcastle University · School of Engineering

Entry requirements

A 2:2 BEng honours degree, or international equivalent, in electrical and electronic engineering, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, physics, communications, information and control engineering or a related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Our Embedded Systems and the Internet of Things (IoT) course is industry-focused. It is tailored to meet the demands of companies that create mobile electronic equipment, which interfaces with wireless networks and applications.

Taught by world-leading academics and researchers, you'll develop your knowledge of electrical and electronic engineering. You'll focus on the fast-changing area of embedded digital systems for communication and control.

Our MSc programme is ideal for graduates in :

  • electrical and electronic engineering
  • computer engineering
  • related disciplines.

You'll develop your knowledge and practical skills through a unique blend of modules which complement each other:

  • tools, techniques and design of Embedded Systems and Internet of Things (ES-IoT) and subsystems
  • scientific and engineering principles and practices of Computing Science and Electronic Engineering
  • networking and communication systems
  • sensors and security
  • computer programming.

Information for international students

English Language requirements: Direct Entry : IELTS 6.0 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See Fees and Funding tab in the Programme information in our online Prospectus.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

School of Engineering