What will I learn?

Digital Systems and Design educates specialists in various fields of digital systems. This major gives you competence in engineering design, as well as project planning and management, employing tools from embedded systems, control theory, and signal processing.

The major covers interdisciplinary topics from electrical engineering and automation, computer science, communication science, information science, and electronics. Through these studies, you will gain expertise in a range of techniques covering mathematics, modeling and analysis of signals and systems, and electronics.

You will be proficient in the modeling and analysis of systems and have a good foundation in the broad field of computer networks. You will also gain professional experience through tailored industry projects and entrepreneurship training.

These competences will foster your solid mathematical background, diverse programming skills, goal-oriented problem solving, engineering design, and efficient project planning and management.

You will

  • learn from field experts in the evolving information technologies that define the future in the industry and society or
  • know various fields of modern electronics industry that are required by specialists

Through your studies in Digital Systems and Design, you will acquire

Career opportunities

The programme aims to educate professionals in a diverse range of activities. Graduates of the programme will obtain the background to start their working life, for instance, as digital systems specialists, engineers, or technology entrepreneurs.

Additionally, the programme prepares students for advanced studies in engineering, science, and mathematics. Graduates of the programme will be well-equipped to pursue masters-level studies with the opportunity to become engineering scientists, business analysts, industrial researchers, and more.

Which department am I in?

School of Electrical Engineering

Study options

Full Time (3+2 years, full-time)

Tuition fees
€12,000.00 (10,37,165) per year
For non-EU/EEA citizens, €12,000/y (Bachelor’s studies) + €15,000/y (Master’s studies)
Start date

Expected September 2021

Venue

Aalto University

Otaniemi Campus,

Otakaari 24,

ESPOO,

Uusimaa,

02150, Finland

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants for a Bachelor’s degree should have a solid knowledge of Finnish or Swedish language to be able to participate in lectures and exams on Bachelor’s level. Applicants with an EB/IB/AICE degree are welcome to apply for a Bachelor’s degree. Please note that a language certificate in Finnish is required.

For international students

Secondary education which gives an applicant eligibility for university studies in an applicant´s own home country.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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