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 radio frequency (RF) through baseband to packet protocols.
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. If you have a 2.2 or equivalent, or industrial experience, we�ll give your application individual consideration. 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 include: 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. Option modules may include: Data coding techniques for communication and storage; optical communication devices and systems; computer vision; electronic communication technologies; data coding techniques for communication and storage; system design.
Assessment is by examinations, coursework and a project dissertation with poster presentation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||£ 10,300 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||£ 18,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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