Brunel University London

Course Introduction

This course aims to develop a detailed technical knowledge of current practice in wireless systems and networks. Students will study the fundamentals of wireless communication systems and the latest innovations in this field.

Course Modules

Modules include: advanced digital communications; network design and management; DSP for communications; wireless network technologies; communications network security; research methods; radio and optical communication systems; project management; project and dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

A UK 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in electrical or electronic engineering, physics, maths or computer science; other qualifications and relevant experience will be assessed on an individual basis; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6 (with at least 5.5 in writing, listening, reading and speaking); TOEFL paper'based test 550 (with at least 4 in the test of written English); TOEFL internet'based test 79 (with at least 18 in reading, 17 in listening, 20 in speaking and 17 in writing); Pearson 51 (with at least 51 in all subscores); BrunELT 60 per cent (with at least 55 per cent in all areas).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £17,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,350  Academic year. First year home fees