Research course

Optical Communications

Institution
Bangor University · School of Electronic Engineering
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

A good honours degree or equivalent is required.

Months of entry

Anytime

Course content

Research Areas

Optical Communications with research interests in:

  • Advanced optical communications systems for long-haul core networks
  • Optical networking and future all-optical networks
  • Optical and electrical signal processing

Research Opportunities

Please read the guidance notes and select your topic from the directory of PhD research opportunities. Topics are listed by academic School and are based on the research interests of academic staff.

Research Excellence Framework (REF) score

The 2014 Research Excellence Framework recognised that more than three-quarters of Bangor’s research is either world-leading or internationally excellent. Based on the University submission of 14 Units of Assessment, 77% of the research was rated in the top two tiers of research quality, ahead of the average for all UK universities.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 (no individual element below 6.0)

For information and further detailed guidance on entry requirements for International Students, including the minimum English Language entry requirement, please visit the Entry Requirements by Country pages on the International Education Centre section of our website.

Fees and funding

Please read our Fees & Finances pages for the most up to date information. You can also find out more about Postgraduate Funding & Scholarships on our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
eng-pg-admissions@bangor.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1248 382686