Research course


King's College London · School of Physical Sciences and Engineering

Entry requirements

A first class or a 2:1 first degree (or equivalent) and a subsequent MSc in electronic engineering or in computer science. A first class degree in any subject and a subsequent MSc in a relevant area is also acceptable.

Months of entry


Course content

The Centre provides opportunities for research Telecommunications with a particular emphasis on mobile and personal communication techniques and networks. The CTR's research was initially concerned with architectures and protocols for wireless ATM networks, but quickly evolved towards work on protocols, mechanisms, architectures, and applications for IP-based broadband radio access networks. Some specific current research topics of the CTR include Cognitive Radio and Networks, Advanced Radio Access Techniques and Applications, Protocol Stack Reconfigurability, Energy-efficient Wireless Networking, and the Future Internet.

Department specialisms

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Information for international students

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Fees and funding

Some studentships are usually available but students are often self-funded.

Qualification and course duration


part time
48 months
full time
24 months


part time
48-72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
+44 (0) 20 7848 2555 / 7208
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200