Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme is specifically intended to respond to a growing skills shortage in industry for engineers with a high level of training in signal processing and to support: Internet; multimedia; broadcast; communications; and consumer industries; students will develop core knowledge of basic DSP theory and its implementation in hardware; in addition you will be able to specialise in areas including multimedia and intelligent signal processing; the taught modules are fully supported with computing and laboratory work; this course is intended for graduates in a related discipline who wish to enhance and specialise their skills in the area and also for industrialists with some experience of working with signal processing in the IT sector, who wish to obtain a formal qualification.

Course Modules

Modules include: Fundamentals of data signal processing; advanced transform methods; multimedia systems; music and speech processing; image and video processing; machine learning; real time digital signal processing; digital broadcasting; C++ for image processing.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should have a good 2nd class degree in electronic engineering, computer science, mathematics, or a related discipline. Applicants with unrelated degrees will be considered if there is evidence of equivalent industrial experience.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £16,450  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,200  Academic year. First year home fees