Taught course

Mobile Communications and Smart Networking

University of Southampton · Electronics and Computer Science

Entry requirements

A UK or recognised international equivalent bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours or higher in electronic/electrical engineering, computer science,or a closely related subject. Some courses require a first or high upper second-class honours in a closely related subject. Specific module requirements also apply. Please see website.

Months of entry


Course content

Wireless communications has played a key role in creating the world as we know it and future networks will have to support and intelligently manage a massive number of IoT devices in realtime. On this one-year MSc you'll be prepared to become a capable wireless engineer building core areas of expertise, from understanding the fundamentals of wireless transmission, coding and signal processing to building wireless transceivers and designing intelligent wireless networks. You'll be learning the most up to date knowledge as our course is regularly updated to reflect the evolution of academic research and industry requirements.

Information for international students

English language requirement: Band C, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
+44 (0)23 8059 4732