University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Radio Frequency and Microwave Engineering with Industrial Studies

This programme provides training for engineers to become innovators in these rapidly expanding markets. A firm grasp of the fundamentals is established through compulsory modules in the fundamentals of communications, in satellite, cellular and optical fibre communications, electromagnetics, antennas and propagation, radio frequency and microwave engineering and computer and communications networks provide advanced knowledge in an aspect of the relevant component technologies.

Entry requirements

At least a 2.1 Honours degree from a university of high international standing. English language requirements: TOEFL (paper-based) 580, (computer-based) 230, (internet-based) 92, IELTS 6.5.

Course modules

Introductory module for communications; principles of communication systems; electromagnetics, antennas and propagation; RF and microwave engineering; individual project; satellite, cellular and optical fibre communications; computer and communications networks; RF sensor system.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a combination of written examination and course work.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,910 per Year 1 (EU) 18 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,910 per Year 1 (England) 18 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 23,625 per Year 1 (International) 18 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,910 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 18 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,910 per Year 1 (Scotland) 18 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,910 per Year 1 (Wales) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiry Service
Telephone number: 
0121 414 5005