Taught course

Mobile and Wireless Networks

Queen Mary, University of London · Science and Engineering

Entry requirements

Good upper-class second (2:1) degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related discipline Unrelated discipline degrees will be considered if substantial relevant industrial experience is shown Lower-class second (2:2) degrees will also be considered if the degree specialises in relevant subjects For international students we require English language qualifications IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (CBT) 237 or TOEFL (written test) 575.

Months of entry


Course content

Globally, the explosion of data services and applications has created huge growth in the mobile and wireless communications industries. This new MSc is ideally placed to educate a new generation of network engineers in the fundamental science, and key technologies, that have made this growth possible, and will sustain it into the future.

Seamless mobility, mobile data, proliferating applications for mobile and handheld devices and social networking are all fast moving areas in the rapidly expanding telecommunications industry. This programme will give you the skills for a wide range of jobs, and is aimed at graduates who wish to develop careers particularly in the wireless telecommunications sector. This programme:

Provides advanced communications theory to underpin the science of wireless
Teaches physical layer network communications and advanced electromagnetics give the scientific foundation to wireless communications
Provides an in-depth treatment of mobile networks from WCDMA 3G to LTE and LTE-Advanced
Teaches you how wireless fits in the spectrum of 21st century communications
At the end of the programme you will be equipped with the skills needed for a wide range of jobs in the expanding telecommunications industry, with particular emphasis on those that are relevant to the needs of wireless equipment manufacturers and operators.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months
distance learning
24 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 7882 7335