Research course

Optical Communications PhD/MPhil

Bangor University · School of Electronic Engineering

Entry requirements

A good honours degree or equivalent is required.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

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

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

UK students
£4260 p.a.
International students
£16,500 p.a.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1248 382686