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Intelligent Embedded Systems degrees in the UK in 2024

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Intelligent Embedded Systems Degrees in the UK

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As the backbone of the IoT, embedded systems are intelligent electronic devices, often internet connected systems on a chip, that may feature a variety of sensors. The data collected by embedded systems may be analyzed in a variety of ways to improve existing processes or tackle new problems.

Applications of this rapidly expanding technological field may include personal use in health management systems, use in manufacturing processes such as robotics, contributing to the management of urban infrastructure in smart cities, and collection and processing of data used by self-driving cars.

As a highly engineering based field, students with an interest in mathematics, electronic engineering and computer science may find it a compelling subject to study.

By studying in this field, your modules are likely to cover topics such as:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Robotics
  • Electronic Engineering
  • The Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Digital signal processing
  • Wearable electronics
  • Smart cities

As a university graduate of studies in Intelligent embedded systems, you may work in a variety of technological sectors such as the automotive industry, healthcare and defense with careers such as:

  • Programmer
  • System architect
  • Robotics engineer
  • Mobile communication engineer

Undergraduate programmes in Intelligent Embedded Systems are commonly available at universities around the world as:

  • Bachelors of Science (BSc degree), which typically take between 3-4 years to complete when studied Full-time, and may include a year on placement
  • Bachelor of Engineering (BEng degree) which typically take 3 years to complete when studied Full-time
  • Foundation degree (FdSc), which typically take 2 years to complete when studied Full-time

Entry requirements for undergraduate degrees in Intelligent Embedded Systems will usually include academic achievement at the level required by your chosen university in related subject areas such as Sciences and Mathematics. If applicable, you may also need to provide evidence of your English language proficiency in either TOEFL, IELTS tests.

Study in the UK

The UK is a popular destination for international students who want to study abroad. With a wide range of universities offering a variety of courses, there are so many opportunities that students might not be able to find elsewhere. Each university will pride itself on offering high quality education from leading teaching professionals. A qualification gained in the UK will be well regarded across the globe, making an education in the UK a great investment in your future. As well as this, there are many highly ranked universities in the UK, around 17 of which are consistently appearing in the top 100 of the QS World University Rankings.

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