Embedded Computing Systems

MSc programme, 2 years

Embedded Computing Systems

– About the programme

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The Erasmus Mundus master programme in Embedded Computing Systems is an opportunity for Bachelors wanting to enhance their professional background in order to be employable in a broad range of ICT companies. You may specialize in topics like: Advanced topics in Embedded Systems, Communication and Signal Processing, Automation & Control, or Microsystems.

Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, by the departments Electronic Systems, Engineering Cybernetics, Computer Science, and Information Security and Communication Technology, participate in the European Erasmus Mundus master programme for the 2 year degree Master of Science in Embedded Computing Systems. The students may choose between three different universities: Technische Universität Kaiserslautern (UNIKL), University of Southampton (UoS), and NTNU.

You will find more information on study tracks, programme structures and courses on the European Masters programme in Embedded Computing Systems webpage:

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Programme Facts


Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Embedded Computing Systems (Joint Degree)
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Programme code: MSECS
Study pace: Full time
Language of instruction: English

Campus: Trondheim, Southampton, Kaiserslautern
Application deadline: January 31st

The European Masters programme in Embedded Computing Systems (EMECS) is a two-years Erasmus Mundus Master's course where each of the two academic years is spent at a different EMECS partner university. The partner universities are Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, University of Southampton, and Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

How to apply