Taught course

Communications Engineering

Institution
Durham University · School of Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A good second class honours degree (typically equivalent to UK 2:1 Honours) or better in a subject which includes a significant electronics content. English Language requirements Please check requirements for your subject and level of study.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The main objective of the course is to educate you in the rapidly growing area of Communications to undertake responsible and challenging posts in academia and industry.

The course covers the key areas of wireless and wired networks and protocols, digital signal processing and digital electronics. In addition to the technical background provided in these subjects, hands-on experience is gained through a major individual Research and Development project, a group design project and a supporting laboratory programme.

Course Structure

The programme consists of three modules taught through lectures and a laboratory programme, a group design module and an individual research and design project.

Core Modules

  • Communications Systems
  • Radio Communications
  • Digital Systems
  • Design of Wireless Systems
  • Research and Development Project.

Information for international students

English Language requirements Please check requirements for your subject and level of study.

Fees and funding

UK students
6900
International students
20900

Scholarships and funding

https://www.dur.ac.uk/postgraduate/finance/funding/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Engineering and Computing Sciences
Email
ecs.msc@durham.ac.uk
Phone
(0) 191 334 1700