UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Telecommunications

This is a one-year research degree dealing with areas of technology and systems related to telecommunications, communications technology and the next generation of IP support networks. This prestigious programme offers significant research content alongside taught courses strongly linked to industrial requirements.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: introduction to telecommunications networks; professional development module (transferable skills). Options: broadband technologies and components; communications systems modelling; introduction to IP networks; mobile communications systems; wireless communications principles; network and services management; optical transmission and networks; software for network services and design; telecommunications business environment; antennas and propagation; RF circuits and devices; photonic sub-systems; radar systems; network planning and operations; advanced photonic devices; internet of things.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials and workshops. Student performance is assessed through unseen written examination, coursework (written and design assignments) and the substantial research project, which is assessed by dissertation and presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,935 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 23,440 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,935 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,935 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,935 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7679 7300