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Faculty of Science and Technology

Department of Computer Science, Mathematics & Physics


MPhil Electronics

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About the Programme

Apply to do an exciting and rewarding MPhil in Electronics degree at the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI) in Barbados.

What Will I Study?

You will discover:

  • How to conduct independent and extensive research in a chosen area of study.
  • How to work with colleagues and students in a teaching and learning environment.
  • Design, Build and Implement innovative electronic solutions to real world problems.
  • Present ideas and developed work to a captive audience in a local, regional and international setting

Facilities and Resources

  • Access to 3D printers and other rapid prototyping technologies
  • Simulation Software Mathcad


Our Faculty does research in Telecommunications, LED Displays and Assistive Technology.

Career Opportunities

If you want to:
  • Advance your career as a Science Teacher.
  • Have a career in the telecommunications industry.
  • Work in the security systems field.
  • Be a part of the emerging photovoltaic industry.
  • Enter the Biomedical or medical assistive technology field.
Then sign up today!

Why Study in Barbados

Come for a semester on Study Abroad or do a full degree in a multicultural learning environment.  Enjoy the beach, experience the culture and excel in your studies. We welcome local, international and regional students. Come as a stranger, leave as a family member.

At a Glance

  • Degree Level: Postgraduate
  • Qualification: MSc
  • Duration: 2 years Full Time, 4 years Part Time


Programme Details

Two graduate courses and seminars approved by the Faculty of Computer Science, Mathematics & Physics must be taken.

The courses include:

  1. Scientific Literature Review
  2. Basic Statistics for Graduates
  3. Writing a Scientific Paper

We offer low tuition fees and several scholarships and financial aid are available. Choose a payment plan that fits your education budget. Visit the Student Financing website »

MPhil Candidates require at least an Upper-Second Class Honours degree with a strong background in the discipline into which entry is being sought.

Applications are accepted from November to February. However, expressions of interest are accepted ALL year.

Visit the Admissions website to view Entry Requirements and to Apply Now »

Department of Computer Science, Mathematics & Physics
Telephone: (246) 417-4365/4364/4943 Fax:(246) 438-9198 Email: