Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme is aimed at graduates who wish to develop careers in the wireless telecommunications sector, especially those concerned with the radio aspects. It covers topics ranging across all layers in the wireless and mobile networking fields, but with particular emphasis on the physical layer of wireless cellular telephony, ad'hoc networks and wireless LANs. Students will also study antenna design for mobile networks and electromagnetics aspects. At the end of the programme, students will be equipped with the skills needed for a wide range of jobs in the expanding telecommunications industry, with particular emphasis on those that are relevant to the needs of wireless equipment manufacturers and operators.

Course Modules

Modules include: 21st century networks; antennas for mobile applications; communication theory; mobile and WLAN technologies; next generation mobile; radio wave propagation for wireless communications; business technology strategy; digital media and social networks; mobile services; network modeling and performance; real'time DSP; sensors and the internet of things.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should have a 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
2 years
Distance Learning
MSc (Postgraduate)
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate)