Taught course

Communication Engineering

Institution
The University of Manchester · School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The standard academic entry requirements for a Masters course will be a minimum of an upper second class UK honours degree, or international equivalent, in an electrical and electronic engineering discipline. Applicants should have previously studied communication engineering fundamentals and also have good programming skills (ie C++, Java, MATLAB).

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme provides an up-to-date view of communication and telecommunication engineering from a systems level through to implementation using Microwave, Optical and Semi-Conductor Devices. Emphasis is placed on mobile communications, networks and wireless technologies. The programme is aimed at those with some previous undergraduate knowledge of communication engineering topics, wishing to enhance their skills to an advanced level compatible with a career in the communications industry. The programme also serves as an excellent introduction and training for further research leading to the degree of PhD.

Information for international students

A minimum of IELTS 6.5 (with no sub test < 5.5), TOEFL 570 with 5.0 in the TWE (Test of Written English) or CBTOEFL 230 with 5.0 in the TWE.

Fees and funding

Please see www.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduate/funding

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations40
Written coursework / continuous assessment10
Dissertation50

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Administrator
Email
pgt-eee@manchester.ac.uk
Phone
0161 306 4701
Fax
0161 306 4644