Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Microelectronic and Communication Engineering

This programme has been designed with a complementary set of modules that will build skills to the level that enables students to work in either microelectronic or communications engineering sectors.

Entry requirements

2nd Class Honours degree in a subject related to their proposed area of study. English Language Requirements: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based).

Course modules

Embedded system technologies and design; digital design automation; wireless communication systems; optical communication systems; engineering project; analogue electronic design; engineering research and project management.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 16 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4453