Master's Programme in Embedded Sensor Systems, 120 credits


A warm welcome to Master's Programme in Embedded Sensor Systems, 120 credits and as a student at Mid Sweden University.

Dear student, my name is Claes Mattsson and I'm the programme coordinator; it is my pleasure to provide you with information for the start of this programme.

If you have any questions, please contact me on email at or by telephone +46 10-142 84 98. Feel free to visit me in my office when you are in Sundsvall. You will find my office in building S, room S408

  • Curriculum:
  • Code: TELBA
  • Application code: D2161
  • Campus: Sundsvall
  • Study form: Standard course of studies
  • Study pace: 100%
  • Start: Autumn 2019

I will greet you personally to the programme at the start of the semester when the university welcomes all new students.

Four weeks before the beginning of the course you will get access to your schedule Please note that the timetable may be updated until the beginning of the course and even after that if something unforeseen happens.

Before you can begin your studies, there are three things you need to do
1. Create a student account

If you are an international student and admitted to a campus-based program, you will receive your User ID upon arrival at Mid Sweden University.
All international students who are admitted to a distance education programme, will receive their User ID by email approximately one week before course start.

If you have a Swedish personal identification number (format: yyyymmdd e.g. 198101201111) you can create your own user identity to the Student web directly after receiving admission.
Read how to create your user account

Information about courses, study material, registration for each course etc. All of this can be found at

Please note:
If you have studied at Mid Sweden University before, you will keep the same student login and user id

2. Read through the current course syllabus
In the course syllabus, there is information about the course literature and other important things about the course for both teachers and students.

3. Register for the course
You must register for all of the courses you want to take during the semester. You can register no earlier than two working days before the beginning of the course. It is important that you register for each course.

Programme information

Recommended course literature needed at the start of the programme is the following:

1. Metrology, ET096G
John P. Bentley, Principles of Measurements Systems, Fouth Edition or later, Pearson, Edinburgh Gate Harlow

2. Introduction to Embedded Sensor Systems, ET097G
Rob Toulson and Tim Wilmshurst, Fast and effective embedded systems design, 2nd Edition, Newness

Student information
You will find information about our campuses, registration, accommodation, checklist for new students and routines for examination and more on our webpage (Swedish) or (English).

If you do not want to attend this course/program you have been admitted to,
please visit the link below for information about how to decline to your offer

The Library
In order to borrow at Mid Sweden University you need a library account. You get a library account when you activate your student portal login, register to a course and approve of the library lending rules. It takes about an hour after your activation before the library account is made. Use your student portal login to borrow and reserve books and to access the services of the library from home. You will find further information here:

Contact us
Should you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via e-mail or phone, +46 (0)10-142 80 00 Monday through friday, 08.00-16.00.

Once again, welcome to the programme and we are looking forward to seeing you here on campus Sundsvall in the autumn!

Best regards
Mid Sweden University

Claes Mattsson
Programme Coordinator