London South Bank University

Course Introduction

With the launch of 4G wireless networks (LTE), industry vendors are competing to recruit graduates with unique combination of skills and knowledge in both wireless and broadband networking fields. This course offers an integrated approach to transmission technologies, signal processing techniques, broadband network design, wireless networking techniques and modelling simulation skills.

The unique features of this course are the integration of latest wireless communications and broadband networking engineering which are at the forefront of modern telecommunication systems in the industry today.

Engineering employers have expressed their need for engineers with a solid grasp of the business requirements that underpin real engineering projects. Our course incorporates a management'related module focused on entrepreneurship and project management. This management module develops our graduates' commercial awareness and ensures that they have the skill'set valued by industry employers.

As a student here you'll benefit from well'equipped telecommunications lab and Cisco equipment.

Course Modules

Modules: Technical, research and professional skills; computer network design; wireless communication and satellite systems; technology evaluation and commercialisation; optical and microwave communications; smart receivers and transmission techniques; final project.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
2 years
Part Time

Qualifications required:

  • Bachelor degree equivalent to UK Second Class Honours Lower Division in a relevant subject.
  • In order to be considered for entry to the course applicants will be required to have the following qualifications: A Bachelor degree equivalent to UK Second Class Honours Lower Division in Electrical, Electronics, Communications or Computer Engineering; or Professional qualifications (e.g. CEng) along with several years of relevant industrial experience (should include analytical work). The relevant industrial experience is to be assessed by the Course Director.