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Wireless Communication Systems MSc

Wireless Communication Systems MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Mobile Communications Systems

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This distinctive course, developed with the support of industry, aims to develop a detailed technical knowledge of current practice in wireless systems and networks. You will study the fundamentals of wireless communication systems and the latest innovations in this field. You will study the fundamentals of wireless communication systems and the latest industry innovations and needs. The MSc programme incorporates theory and practice and covers all aspects of a modern communication system ranging from RF components, digital signal processing, network technologies and wireless security and examines new wireless standards. This course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).

Aims: The sharp increase in the use of smartphones, machine to machine communication systems (M2m), sensor networks, digital broadcasting networks and smart grid systems have brought tremendous technological growth in this field. It has become a global phenomenon that presently outstrips the ability of commercial organisations to recruit personnel equipped with the necessary blend of technical and managerial skills who can initiate and manage the introduction of the new emerging technologies in networks and wireless systems. By studying Wireless Communications Systems at Brunel, you will be equipped with the advanced technical and professional skills you need for a successful career either in industry or leading edge research in wireless communication systems.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

This module introduces the advanced theory that enables what is achievable through the use of cryptography and presents the practical techniques and algorithms that are currently important for efficient and secure communication over wireless networks.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,100

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£18,720

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree, or equivalent internationally recognised qualification, in Electrical or Electronic Engineering; Physics; Maths or Computer Science. Other qualifications and relevant experience will be assessed on an individual basis.

University information

Based in Uxbridge, on the outskirts of west London, Brunel University London offers over 100 specialist postgraduate courses, which you can study both full-time and part-time. Nearly 14,000 students study at Brunel, with nearly 3,500 of those studying at postgraduate level, and 15% of their attendees are mature students. Brunel is comprised of three colleges Engineering, Design & Physical Sciences Business, Arts & Social...more