First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.
Months of entry
This programme is taught by some of the world’s leading experts on optical fibre technology. Areas of study include: fibre design and fabrication, fibre telecommunication, fibre lasers and fibre sensors including fibre devices. You will learn and apply the core concepts of these technologies in real-world settings, gaining hands-on experience of cutting-edge research.
Compulsory modules: Optical Fibre Technology I; Optical Fibre Technology II
Optional modules (provisional): Introduction to MEMS; Signal Processing; Silicon Photonics; Light and Matter; Lasers
Compulsory modules: Advanced Fibre Telecommunication; Optical Fibre Sensors; Photonics Laboratory
Optional modules (provisional): MEMS Sensors and Actuators; Wireless and Mobile Networks; Solid State and Ultrafast Lasers
Compulsory module: Optical Fibre related four-month laboratory-based project. Industrial Showcase event.
Information for international students
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Physical Sciences and Engineering
- +44 (0)23 8059 2630