Taught course

Wireless Systems

University of Hull · Department of Engineering

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally hold an honours degree (or equivalent) in Electronic Engineering or related discipline, although less well qualified applicants with relevant industrial experience will be considered. A knowledge of mathematics at engineering degree level is a minimum requirement.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme provides engineering and science graduates with a well-rounded theoretical and practical knowledge of modern radio and mobile communication systems, and of the fundamental principles and design constraints embodied in those systems. Subjects covered include: Antenna Systems for Fixed and Mobile Communications; The Design of RF Systems; Digital Signal Processing for Radio Communications; Active RF and Microwave Circuits; Mobile Radio Systems and Propagation; Radio Frequency and Microwave Measurements; and Spectrum Management and Utilization.

Information for international students

Competence in English language is required, as evidenced by IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent, or previous study in English. Candidates who do not meet the language requirements may take an English course at the University prior to entering their programme. Please see www.hull.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships; direct sponsors. Bursaries are available to suitably qualified international students.
For other information about fees and funding please see: www.hull.ac.uk/money

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Written coursework / continuous assessment30
Dissertation40 (5000 words)

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
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+44 (0)1482 442 290