The SLTC Research University is calling for applications from suitable candidates for MSc in Embedded Systems and IC Design and MSc in Wireless Communications offered in partnership with the Liverpool John Moores University, UK.
This programme is suited for professionals who wish to further their career prospects in related industries and will be especially beneficial to those who wish to obtain a UK postgraduate qualification to better their professional prospects overseas. It is also an ideal opportunity for those graduates of related disciplines who wish to engage in further studies.
Offered in two disciplines undergoing rapid growth, these MSc programs offered jointly by LJMU and SLTC address the growing demand for skilled professionals in the UK and Sri Lankan markets. Statistics show that LJMU’s postgraduates have an impressive track record of employability where 96% of postgraduates secure jobs or pursue further education within 15 months of graduation.
There are several ways in which this MSc degree in wireless communications and embedded systems can help students progress into a lucrative global career. Firstly, this MSc programme provides individuals with specialized knowledge of the subject matter, including advanced topics such as wireless networking, digital signal processing, embedded systems design, and more. This knowledge can be attractive to potential employers, as it demonstrates an in-depth understanding of the subject matter and the ability to apply it in practical settings.
Secondly, the MSc in Wireless Communication and Embedded Systems provides students with critical hands-on experiences including laboratory work, and research projects. This provides graduates with real-world experience and practical skills that can be directly applied to their profession. This experience can be highly attractive to potential employers, as it demonstrates that the candidate has already gained relevant experience critical for their success in the field.
Thirdly, during this MSc programme, students have the opportunity to connect with professionals in the industry, including academics, industry partners, and fellow students. These networks will prove invaluable to one who wishes to succeed in the industry as they can lead to referrals, recommendations, and job opportunities.
Furthermore, this MSc programme includes courses specifically designed to prepare graduates for careers in industry, such as courses in project management, and technical communication. These courses provide graduates with the skills and knowledge needed to be successful in the job market.
The university has enabled both full-time as well as part-time study options. The full-time students may complete their degree in one year whereas the part-time study options allow students to complete the programme in one and a half years. Conducted virtually by a faculty comprising distinguished academic members representing both institutes, the programmes cover a wide range of current content delivered via tutorials, seminars, activity-based learning, group discussions, panel sessions, and inverted classroom learning.
The SLTC Research University is Sri Lanka’s only research-based, corporate-backed university and houses an eminent faculty of renowned academics and industry leaders who bring a wealth of operational know-how and knowledge to the classroom. Academic and other resources of Liverpool John Moores University in the United Kingdom (UK), further strengthen the academic credentials and learning experiences in these postgraduate programmes. MSc Embedded Systems and IC Design, MSc in Wireless Communications programmes, offered by the School of Postgraduate Studies of the university will ready its graduates not only for the industry but also for professional and personal development, attributes in demand for progression in the related industries.
Those who wish to forward their applications or learn more about the programmes may visit www.sltc.ac.lk or contact 0112100500/ 0719788643.