The University of Southampton

As a postgraduate student you will need to pay annual tuition fees to the University for your programme of study. You may be able to apply for funding to help you cover your costs.


For up to date details of tuition fees for ECS MSc programmes, visit the University's Postgraduate Taught Course Fees page and search by course title.

Find out more information on fees for the European Masters in Embedded Computing Systems (EMECS).

Postgraduate Loan

Postgraduate Loans are now available from the UK government for students from the UK and EU studying both taught and research masters programmes. The loans are worth up to £10,000 per student.

Discount on postgraduate courses

Find out about the 10 per cent discount on postgraduate courses for University of Southampton final-year students and alumni.

Southampton Merit Scholarship for international students

International students studying with Electronics and Computer Science - a school in the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences - may be eligible for a Southampton Merit Scholarship.

Other scholarships

Some students taking the course are sponsored by industry, while other students obtain financial support from local authorities, from professional institutions such as the Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) or from Career Development Loans. If you wish to obtain such sponsorship, you must make your own private arrangements.