Taught course

Mobile Communications

Loughborough University · School of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering

Entry requirements

Upper second class honours degree in electronic/ electrical engineering, physics or an equivalent qualification or equivalent industrial experience. Applicants with a good lower second class honours degree will also be considered. Candidates holding CEI Part II admitted.

Months of entry


Course content

Engineers with a good knowledge of mobile communications systems are much sought after and careers in this industry offer both high rewards and opportunities to work on the latest technical advances.

Our specialised curriculum will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to design and develop next generation mobile communication and wireless systems. As fresh technologies emerge in this ever-expanding field, you will have the essential formal theory and confidence in your practical skills to support your long term career development.

Programme modules

This programme covers a wide range of topics; to give you a taster we have listed some of the core modules affiliated with this programme.

  • Fundamentals of Digital Signal Processing
  • Personal Radio Communications
  • Information Theory and Coding
  • Communication Channels
  • Digital Signal Processing for Software Defined Radio
  • Mobile Network Technologies
  • Intelligent Signal Processing
  • Individual Project

Information for international students

English Language requirements: overall 6.5 with not less than 6.0 in the individual Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking tests or TOEFL (ibt) 92 overall Listening 21, Reading 21, Writing 22 and Speaking 22. http://www.lboro.ac.uk/international/englang/index.htm

Fees and funding


Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Office
+44 (0) 1509 222 496