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Communication Networks and Protocols PhD

Communication Networks and Protocols PhD

Key information

Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Computer Communications And Networking

Course type


Course Summary

The main research fields are: network planning and optimization, wireless data networks, and network protocols. There are strong links externally with the other research groups, both within the UK and internationally, as well as many of the leading companies in the area. Topics are listed by academic School and are based on the research interests of academic staff.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


3 years

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Applicants need to have a good honours degree or equivalent in electronic engineering or computer science.

University information

Located in North Wales, between the mountains and the sea, Bangor University offers postgraduate degrees within three colleges: Arts, Humanities and Business Environmental Sciences and Engineering Human Sciences Known for its research work, Bangor is renowned in particular for its research into industries like accounting, electronic engineering, sports science and psychology. In fact, the last Research Excellence Framework (REF,...more