Taught course

Mobile Communications

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · School of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Preferably, but not exclusively, a first or second class Honours degree in a suitable numerate Science or Engineering subject. Recognised overseas equivalents will apply.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This is an advanced MSc course in the rapidly expanding area of mobile communications and networks. This course is concerned with the concepts, applications, design, development and deployment of mobile communication systems and networks. Students will develop a detailed knowledge and critical understanding of the core skills in mobile communications and networks and use a significant range of principal and specialist skills, techniques and practices in the domain of mobile communications and networks. This is a hardware-oriented course and is aimed directly at electrical engineering graduates.

Information for international students

The minimum requirement for English language is IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. We offer a range of English language courses to help you meet the English language requirement prior to starting your masters programme:

Fees and funding

Scholarships may be available on a competitive basis.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    21 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    full time
    6 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate enquiries (EPS)
Email
pgt.eps@hw.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 131 451 3023