Microelectronics Systems Design at University of Southampton - UCAS

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Course summary

The world of electronics has a need for well-educated and experienced engineers to design extremely complex and highly integrated electronics systems and integrated circuits. This field of microelectronics systems design embodies many of the key skills relating to digital and analogue integrated circuit design and electronic systems engineering. On this cutting-edge MSc you'll examine aspects of system integration and discrete device properties. This is an excellent platform for further research in the Sustainable Electronic Technologies and the Smart Electronic Materials and Systems research groups.


Compulsory modules include: Digital System Design; Project; Research Methods and Project Preperation; Secure Hardware and Embedded Devices; VLSI Systems Design. Optional modules include: Advanced Wireless Communications Networks and Systems; Analogue and Mixed Signal CMOS Design; Cryptography; Digital Systems Synthesis; Embedded Processors; Medical Electrical and Electronic Technologies; Quantum Devices and Technology

Assessment method

Coursework, examinations, written project (design, development or experimental) and dissertation

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Engineering and Technology, Institution of

How to apply

International applicants

English language: Band C, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components.

Entry requirements

A UK bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours or higher in electronic engineering or electrical engineering. Specific module requirements also apply. Please see website.

Fees and funding

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Sponsorship information

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

Microelectronics Systems Design at University of Southampton - UCAS