University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire

Optical Networks

Research areas include: wavelength division multiplexing (dense-WDM and coarse-WDM systems); spectral slicing for WDM; wavelength routed optical networking; 3R/4R optical regeneration; photonic packet switching; passive optical networks: long range, wide splitting radio PONs; passive optical networks: WDM PONs; wavelength routing assignment; dynamic wavelength assignment in PONs; protocols for WDM networks.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in the proposed study area; relevant work experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,000 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (England) 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,000 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (Wales) 4 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 540 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
College Lane Campus Hatfield AL10 9AB South East

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