Computer Engineering

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Programme Description

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Zhejiang University/University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Institute offer Computer Engineering. Computer engineering develops students’ understanding of a computer system from top to bottom – from application software to operating systems to hardware and circuits. It prepares students to create the wide array of computing systems and devices that we all use and depend on every day.

Students who successfully complete the program and meet the requirements of both universities will receive two bachelor's degree in their respective major fields:

-Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois

-Bachelor of Engineering from Zhejiang University

CAREER PROSPECTS

Graduates will work in all segments of the broad and thriving computer industry, including:

  • software engineering
  • programming
  • computer system architecture
  • microprocessor/hardware design
  • real-time and embedded systems
  • operating systems
  • human machine interfaces
  • artificial intelligence
  • image and speech processing
  • cloud computing and big data

DISTINCTIVE CHARACTERISTICS

A broad and solid foundation of mathematics, and computing skills

A large degree of flexibility in the curriculum that enables students to pursue topics of interest among the many sub-disciplines in computing

SAMPLE COURSES

  • Introduction to Computing
  • Computer Systems & Programming
  • Computer Systems Engineering
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Digital Systems Laboratory
  • Applied Parallel Programming
  • Computer Organization and Design
  • Computer Security
  • Distributed Systems
  • Computer Networks

ZJU-UIUC Institue Admission Page

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Last updated Aug 2018

About the School

The Zhejiang University/University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Institute (the ZJU-UIUC Institute) is a new cooperatively-run engineering college. By introducing top engineering curricula and resou ... Read More

The Zhejiang University/University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Institute (the ZJU-UIUC Institute) is a new cooperatively-run engineering college. By introducing top engineering curricula and resources from UIUC, complemented with contributions from counterpart colleges and departments from ZJU, ZJU-UIUC Institute will provide a world-class engineering education. Read Less