University of Sheffield
Wireless Communication Systems
Study the key design aspects of a modern wireless communication system, in particular cellular mobile radio systems. There is a current shortage of communications engineers with a comprehensive appreciation of wireless system design from RF through baseband to packet protocols.
MSc (Eng): A 2.1 Honours degree or higher in electronic engineering, computer science or a similar field from a good UK university or an equivalent international degree qualification. Applicants with a 2.2 or equivalent, or industrial experience, are encouraged to apply. Students whose 1st language is not English require an overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: Advanced Signal Processing; Advanced Communication Principles; Antennas, Propagation and Satellite Systems; Mobile Networks and Physical Layer Protocols; Broadband Wireless Techniques; Wireless Packet Data Networks and Protocols; Major Research Project. Examples of optional modules: Data Coding Techniques for Communication and Storage; Optical Communication Devices and Systems; Computer Vision; Electronic Communication Technologies; Data Coding Techniques for Communication and Storage.
Assessment is by examinations, coursework and a project dissertation with poster presentation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||September 2018||11,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 Years|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||September 2018||11,650 per Year 1 (England)||1 Years|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||September 2018||11,650 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 Years|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||September 2018||21,450 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||September 2018||11,650 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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