Taught course

Electronic and Computer Engineering

Institution
University of Birmingham · Department of Electronic, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Good undergraduate degree from good institution, with proven ability in analytical subjects and proven programming ability.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Electronics is at the heart of a wide range of business and entertainment systems. The integration of computing and communications with interactive digital media is evident in many modern innovations that are creating a revolution in business and the life of individuals.
These systems are vital to the growth of the global economy; reducing costs, improving quality and providing ever more sophisticated services. All aspects of business, from research and development to production, marketing and sales, benefit from rapid advances in such technology.

It is possible to contact members of staff at the School of Electronic, Electrical and Computer Engineering through Skype. This will only be available when the relevant person is in their office. To avoid disappointment it is therefore best to email in advance in order to arrange a good time to call.

Skype contacts for MSc enquiries related to the School of EECE:

MSc Director
David Pycock
E: D.Pycock@bham.ac.uk
Skype ID: UofBEECEMScDirector

Postgraduate Office
M.M. Winkles and S.O. McCauley
E: M.M.Winkles@bham.ac.uk or S.O.McCauley@bham.ac.uk
Skype ID: UofBEECEPGOffice

MSc Admissions
Xiao-Ping Zhang
E: X.P.Zhang@bham.ac.uk
Skype ID: UofBEECEMSCAdmiss

Explore postgraduate study at Birmingham at one of our on-campus open days (Friday 13 November 2015 and Friday 4 March 2016). Register to attend at: www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgopendays

If you can’t make it to one of our on-campus open days, our virtual open days run regularly throughout the year. For more information, please visit: www.pg.bham.ac.uk

Information for international students

International students can find further details of scholarships at www.international.bham.ac.uk/scholarships

Fees and funding

UK students
£7,200 FT - £3,600 PT
International students
£18,900 FT

Please visit:

www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgfunding

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Written coursework / continuous assessment20
Dissertation30 (25000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiry Service
Email
postgraduate@contacts.bham.ac.uk
Phone
0121 414 5005