This one year MSc Electronic Engineering degree allows you to choose modules from our more specialist programmes including microelectronics systems design, embedded systems, MEMS, nanoelectronics and nanotechnology, photonic technologies, and wireless communications, and will enable you to deepen your understanding of one or more of these areas.
Electronic engineering achievements have transformed our daily lives. Use your knowledge and skills to realise exciting future developments. This one year MSc Electronic Engineering degree allows you to choose modules from specialist fields – such as micro and nanoelectronics, optoelectronics, micro and nanotechnology, and wireless communications – and will enable you to deepen your understanding of one or more of these areas.
The MSc Electronic Engineering is a portfolio masters degree, enabling you to further your knowledge of a number of areas, such as micro and nanoelectronics, optoelectronics, micro and nanotechnology, and wireless communications. This programme offers a wider choice of modules than our specialist masters programmes, enabling you to tailor the degree to your interests. All modules cover state of the art techniques, technologies and supporting tools, and their application in solving complex problems to meet emerging economic and social needs. Additionally, you will work during the summer research project on a specialist topic.
Your programme leader and personal tutor will help you to make an appropriate selection of modules.
This programme provides an excellent platform for a career in academia or industry sectors such as:
Graduates from our MSc programmes are employed worldwide in leading companies at the forefront of technology. As well as for larger multinationals, many students also go on to work for small to medium enterprises, including start-ups. ECS runs a dedicated careers hub which is affiliated with over 100 companies including IBM, Arm, Microsoft Research, Imagination Technologies, Nvidia, Samsung and Google to name a few. Visit our careers hub for more information.
Through an extensive blend of networks, mentors, societies and our on-campus startup incubator, we also support aspiring entrepreneurs looking to build their professional enterprise skills. Discover more about enterprise and entrepreneurship opportunities.
Compulsory modules include: MSc Research Project and Dissertation; Project Preparation
Optional modules include: Advanced Systems and Signal Processing; Bio/Micro/Nano Systems; Bionanotechnology; Digital Coding and Transmission; Digital IC and Systems Design; Digital System Design; Digital Systems Synthesis; Embedded Processors; Green Electronics; Introduction to Silicon Photonics; Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chip; Microsensor Technologies; Nanoelectronic Devices; Nanofabrication and Microscopy; Optical Fibres; Optical Fibre Sensors; Radio Communications Engineering; Secure Hardware Design; Signal Processing; Wireless and Mobile Networks
Visit the Electronic Engineering - MSc page on the University of Southampton website for more details!
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