Taught course

Information and Communications Engineering

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Engineering
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Good second class honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject

Months of entry

September

Course content

The processing of data and signals digitally together with the communication of such information over fixed and wireless links is of major importance in many aspects of modern engineering. This course will provide you with a good understanding of digital signal processing, radio systems and digital communications together with topics covering real time implementation of the signal processing techniques. The theoretical aspects of the course will be reinforced with extensive 'hands-on' exercises.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.0 or equivalent. If your first language is not English, you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. If you do not yet meet our requirements, our English Language Teaching Unit (ELTU) offers a range of courses to help you to improve your English to the necessary standard.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months

PGCert

full time
3 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations34
Written coursework / continuous assessment33
Dissertation33 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Department of Engineering
Email
pgadmissions@le.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)116 252 2265