University of Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield

Electronic and Communication Engineering

This programme deals with a range of design and development areas relevant to electronic systems and communication projects. Students gain the knowledge and skills required of a professional engineer to design and develop systems for applications such as remote control; instrumentation; diagnostics; monitoring; wireless communications and home appliances.

Entry requirements

The normal entry requirement for a Master's degree is an Honours degree or equivalent qualification in electronic engineering or related disciplines. Other qualifications and/or experience that demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at Honours degree standard may also be acceptable. The normal entry requirement for the Postgraduate Diploma is a degree or equivalent qualification. A lower level qualification together with appropriate experience or, exceptionally, substantial industrial experience alone, may also be acceptable.

Course modules

Modules include: digital design; virtual instrumentation; parallel computer architectures computer clusters; communication systems; computers in control; planning an advanced technical project; advanced technical project.

Assessment methods

A mix of examinations, reports on laboratory experiments, laboratory-based assignments and project work.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,800 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Huddersfield Huddersfield HD1 3DH Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

The Admissions and Marketing Office
Telephone number: 
01484 473116