IoT Systems Engineering

IoT Systems Engineering2020-02-19T07:12:09+00:00

IoT (Internet of Things) Systems Engineering

Researchers estimate that within a few years from now (October 2018), a whopping 20.4 billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices will be connected. This surge in the number of IoT devices in use will translate into a significant increase in the number of IoT jobs as well. Clearly, a job in IoT can pay well because of the rising demand, but candidates will require a combination of skills to ensure a promising IoT career.

The new Master’s degree program “Internet of Things (IoT) Systems Engineering” being offered by School of Engineering and Technology (SET), Internet Education and Research Laboratory (intERLab), and minor and entrepreneurship program, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) will be first-time launching in August 2020.

The new Master’s  degree program in Internet of Things (IoT) Systems Engineering can be applied for both regular M.Sc. and M.Eng.,  the new M.Sc. (One year only 24 credits of coursework and 6 credits of project work), and the minor in IoT (12 credits).

Research Focus Areas:

IoT Systems Design/Implementation, Business Intelligence: a combination of software applications, software tools, and procedures, Data Security, IoT Application Design with Mobile Applications, Cloud Computing, Wireless and Mobile Technologies for IoT, IoT hardware (electronics and communications), Quality management, Networking Issues, IoT with AI based Solutions/Systems.

Internship Opportunity with The following Partners:

  • Data Science Research Laboratories, NEC Corporation, Tokyo, Japan
  • Department of Electronics Science and Technology, Tongji University, China
  • Fujitsu, Network Systems Laboratory, Kawasaki, Japan
  • Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute (HHI), Wireless Communications and Networks, Berlin, Germany
  • National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (NECTEC), Thailand
  • Silicon Craft Technology, Thailand
  • Equator Solar Capital, Thailand
  • Delta Electronics, Thailand, PCL
  • Bombardier, Thailand

Regular M.Eng. or M.Sc (only the thesis option)

Within at least two years students can obtain a Master of Sciences (M. Sc.) degree by completing a 48 credit curriculum, consisting of 24 credits of coursework, and 24 credits for thesis. The 24 credit courseworks include 4 three credit required courses and 4 three credit electives.

One year M.S.

In addition, this proposed new program can be also applied for the new Master of Science (M.S.) within just one year to complete 30 credits courseworks which can include 6 credits of project work.

Number of Required Courses 4
Total Number of Required Course Credits 12
Elective Courses 4
Elective Credits 12
Institute Wide Courses (IWC) 1
IWC Credits 3
Required Internship 0
Total Credits for Coursework 24
Thesis Credits 24
Minimum Graded Credit Requirement 51
Total Credit Requirement 51

Minor in IoT Systems Engineering

In addition, students from other programs in any schools must select #1 and #2, in the list of required courses below as the required courses and two out of three elective courses, i.e., #7, #12, and #13 as a 12 credits (4 courses) for minor in IoT Systems Engineering.

The​ curriculum​ is​ comprised of​ the​ four main​ components:

  • Wireless​ Technologies, Protocol, and​ Network​ing,

  • Data​ Science​

  • System, Engineering, and

  • Entrepreneurship.

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