MSc - Master of Science
Traffic congestion in the UK costs over seven billion pounds per year and Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS) can provide urgent solutions both nationally and globally. C-ITS is set to be the next transport revolution and Middlesex University is at the heart of C-ITS research and deployment in the UK. This masters degree will give you the expert knowledge and enhanced skills to work in this fast developing industry sector.
Why study MSc Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems at Middlesex University?
This course has been exclusively designed for those currently working in fields such as transport researchers and engineers, mobile communication experts, Cloud System administrators, city planners, or those involved in Smart City deployments.
Our academics are currently involved in C-ITS research and have contributed to vital research papers meaning your teaching and learning will contain a wealth of up-to-date and relevant knowledge as well as the latest practical skills.
What will you study on MSc Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems?
During this course you will study the importance of transport to the national and global economy and therefore the need for Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS). You will explore the mechanisms to build and deploy C-ITS including mobile communications and vehicular networks. You will also investigate how data from the vehicular network is stored and processed using Cloud systems and how applications and services are implemented to provide better traffic congestion algorithms using machine learning and AI techniques.
How is the MSc Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems taught?
All taught modules will have weekly lectures as well as seminars and labs. You will examine current trends and latest developments in C-ITS and be taught practical skills. There will also be visits to key transport companies and local authorities such as Transport for London (TfL).
How can the MSc Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems support your career?
This course will equip transport researchers and engineers to be involved in the next revolution in transport. You will be able to further your career in a range of roles in a variety of sectors such as:
- Transport project manager for C-ITS
- Transport Lead for Smart City
- Mobile Communications Engineer for Vehicular Networks
- Cloud administrator for Transport Networks.
- United States
- Antigua & Barbuda
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Burkina Faso
- Cabo Verde
- Central African Republic
- Congo (Democratic Republic)
- Costa Rica
- Czech Republic
- Dominican Republic
- East Timor
- El Salvador
- Equatorial Guinea
- Hong Kong
- Ivory Coast
- Korea DPR (North Korea)
- Marshall Islands
- New Zealand
- Northern Ireland
- Palestinian Authority
- Papua New Guinea
- Puerto Rico
- Republic of Ireland
- San Marino
- Sao Tome and Principe
- Saudi Arabia
- Sierra Leone
- Solomon Islands
- South Africa
- South Korea
- South Sudan
- Sri Lanka
- St Vincent
- St. Kitts & Nevis
- St. Lucia
- Trinidad & Tobago
- United Kingdom
- Vatican City
- Western Samoa
£ 14,000per year
Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.
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