Wireless Communication Systems
Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering,
Faculty of Engineering
Study the key design aspects of a modern wireless communication system, in particular cellular mobile radio systems. There is a current shortage of communications engineers with a comprehensive appreciation of wireless system design from RF through baseband to packet protocols.
Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
- Advanced Signal Processing
- Advanced Communication Principles
- Antennas, Propagation and Satellite Systems
- Mobile Networks and Physical Layer Protocols
- Broadband Wireless Techniques
- Wireless Packet Data Networks and Protocols
- Major Research Project
- Data Coding Techniques for Communication and Storage
- Optical Communication Devices and Systems
- Computer Vision
- Electronic Communication Technologies
Research-led teaching and an individual research project.
- Project dissertation with poster presentation
1 year full-time
A 2:1 honours degree in electronic engineering, computer science, or a similar field.
We will also consider your application if you have a 2:2 or equivalent, or industry experience.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It's a quick and easy process.
+44 114 222 5442
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.