• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 3 months
Access all 180000+ programmes, for free with a Studyportals account.
account benefits visualised


In this Developing Industrial Internet of Things offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Colorado Boulder, you will engage the vast array of technologies that can be used to build an industrial internet of things deployment. 

You'll encounter market sizes and opportunities, operating systems, networking concepts, many security topics, how to plan, staff and execute a project plan, sensors, file systems and how storage devices work, machine learning and big data analytics, an introduction to SystemC, techniques for debugging deeply embedded systems, promoting technical ideas within a company and learning from failures. 

In addition, students will learn several key business concepts important for engineers to understand, like CapEx (capital expenditure) for buying a piece of lab equipment and OpEx (operational expense) for rent, utilities and employee salaries.

What you will learn

  • Understand the various market segments and the potential revenue opportunities in each market segment
  • Plan for and develop a solid security approach to keep advisories from hacking an IIoT system
  • Staff a project and then plan and execute a product schedule

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Industrial IoT Markets and Security
  • Project Planning and Machine Learning
  • Modeling and Debugging Embedded Systems

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Intermediate Level

  • Aimed at working engineers in embedded systems for the Industrial IoT, background in BSEE, computer architecture, python, and C/C++ is useful.

Tuition Fee

When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free. This specialization is part of a full degree program. All of the courses feature an open component, meaning you can experience the course before committing to the degree.

Visit Programme Website


Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Let us fund your studies abroad!

Apply to The Global Study Awards and get the chance to receive up to £10000 for your study abroad! This funding is powered by ISIC, British Council, IELTS and Studyportals.

Tell me more
Global Study Awards


You’ve wishlisted multiple studies. Did you know you can compare them side-by-side in our Compare-tool?