University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Mobile Communications and Smart Networking

This one year Mobile Communications and Smart Networking programme prepares you to become a capable wireless engineer, building core areas of expertise, from understanding the fundamentals of wireless transmission and coding and signal processing to building wireless transceivers as well as designing and analysing intelligent wireless networks.

Entry requirements

MSc: First or upper second class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in an appropriate discipline (e.g. mathematics, physics, engineering, computer science - see website for specific details). English language: IELTS 6.5, with minimum of 6.0 in each component.

Course modules

Semester one: Research Skills and Practices; Digital Coding and Transmission; Signal Processing; Radio Communications Engineering. Semester two: Wireless and Mobile Networks; Personal Multimedia Communications; Advanced Wireless Communication Networks and Systems; Future Wireless Techniques; Advanced Systems and Signal Processing; Cryptography; Quantum Devices and Technology. Plus three-month, independent research project culminating in a dissertation.

Assessment methods

Written examinations, coursework and coursework reports, progress reports, oral presentation, and dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 23,736 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site - Highfield Campus SO17 1BJ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Taught Admissions - Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
Telephone number: 
02380592630