Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

Telecommunications Engineering

The MSc in Telecommunications Engineering is designed to develop engineers for the telecommunications industry who are able to design, commission, and manage telecommunications systems. The programme benefits from being delivered by academics from LJMU's School of Engineering, Technology and Maritime Operations, the General Engineering Research Institute (GERI) and the School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences. The curriculum emphasises the application of the technologies and as such the course is supported by modern systems of modelling and simulation, an extensive laboratory programme and lectures from industrial experts.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in a relevant engineering subject with a minimum 2.2 classification or a professional qualification of equivalent standing together with such relevant professional experience as deemed appropriate by the School; non-UK applicants are expected to have demonstrated competence in English language equivalent to a minimum of IELTS 6.0.

Course modules

Core modules: digital communications systems; wireless networks and technologies; telecommunications systems; networks and protocols; transmission media; research skills; modelling with matlab and Simulink; MSc project. Option modules: advanced signal processing; operations research; safety and reliability; project management; programming for engineering; LabVIEW; professional and leadership skills.

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University Liverpool L3 2AJ North West

Key information

Course Enquiries
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0151 231 5090