Taught course

Mobile and Wireless Networks with Industrial Experience

Queen Mary, University of London · Science and Engineering

Entry requirements

You should have a good Honours degree (first or upper-second class honours) in electronic engineering, computer science, mathematics, or a related discipline. Applicants with unrelated degrees will be considered if there is evidence of equivalent industrial experience.

For international students we require English language qualifications IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 92 (internet based).

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.

Information for international students

Postgraduate Fees for 2017-18 entry

Fees for International(non-EU) students :

  • Full-time MSc degrees: £17,450
  • Part-time MSc degrees: £8,750
  • Full-time with Industrial Experience MSc degrees: £17,450

Fees and funding

Postgraduate Fees for 2017-18 entry

Fees for general UK and EU students
  • Full-time MSc and MRes degrees: £8,700
  • Part-time MSc and MRes degrees: £4,350
  • Full-time with Industrial Experience MSc degrees: £8,700
For further information and full breakdown of fees by programme of study, please see the central college webpages.

Qualification and course duration


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

Course contact details

School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science
+44 (0)20 7882 7333