University of Bristol

University of Bristol

Wireless Communications and Signal Processing

Students study a range of advanced topics drawn from wireless communications and communications related signal processing (including associated enabling technologies). The programme provides in-depth training in design, analysis and management skills relevant to the theory and practice of the wireless communications industry.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or an international equivalent) in a numerate physical science or engineering discipline. Candidates with a lower class of degree, equivalent qualifications or relevant work experience may be admitted if they can demonstrate their potential for higher degree work.

Course modules

Semester 1: coding theory; radio frequency engineering; communication systems; mobile communications; networks and protocols; digital filters and spectral analysis; semester 2 (60 credits): advanced mobile radio techniques; antennas and electromagnetic compatibility; broadband wireless communications; digital signal processing systems; engineering research skills; research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Tyndall Avenue, Bristol Bristol BS8 1TH South West

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
0117 954 5130