Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

We offer Industrial Experience options on all our full'time taught MSc programmes, which combine academic study with a one'year industrial placement between your taught modules and summer project. Taking the industrial experience option as part of your degree gives you a route to develop real'world, practical problem'solving skills gained through your programme of study in a professional context. This programme prepares you for a career in telecommunications and its applications, for example the integration of voice and data applications, within a business context. At the end of the programme you will be equipped with the skills needed for a wide range of jobs in the expanding telecommunications industry, with emphasis on those that are relevant to business/financial needs, particularly in the small business and start'up sector. This programme will: Provide an in'depth understanding of the key issues in next generation, all'packet networking; cover quality of service'enabled transport; support for generalized mobility; ubiquitous provision of services to users; core network consolidation; provide advanced communications theory to underpin the science; address probabilistic methods for network performance evaluation, and network security; provide an in'depth treatment of mobile networks from WCDMA 3G to LTE and LTE'Advanced; address the new areas of sensor networks and Internet of Things; teach you Java programming.

Course Additional Entry

You should have a 2nd'Class degree or above (good 211 minimum for Industrial Experience option) or equivalent in electrical engineering, computer science, mathematics, or a related discipline. Unrelated degrees will be considered if substantial equivalent industrial experience is shown. For international students whose 1st language is not English, we require English language qualifications IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 92 (internet based) or equivalent qualification.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate)