University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Mobile and Satellite Communications

Mobile communications provide terrestrial coverage in densely populated areas, while satellite communications enable wireless communication in regions where mobile networking is not cost-effective. The programme gives you an in-depth understanding of the engineering aspects of these important current and future technologies.

Entry requirements

MSc: A minimum 2.2 in a UK honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in Electrical or Electronic Engineering, Communication Engineering, Information and Communication Technology, Physics or a related discipline. Relevant industrial experience may also be considered. English language requirements: IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall, 6.0 in each component (or equivalent). For current entry requirements, please visit our website. The link is under Course contact details.

Course modules

Example module listing: digital communications; fundamentals of mobile communications; principles of telecommunications and packet networks; satellite communications fundamentals; RF systems and circuit design; applied mathematics for communication systems; data and internet networking; advanced signal processing; advanced mobile communication systems; networking and service management and control; operating systems for mobile systems programming; advanced satellite communication techniques; advanced 5g wireless technologies; 60-credit standard project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 9,800 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 20,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 1,100 per Credit (Home/EU) 60 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 2,300 per Credit (International) 60 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site GU2 7XH South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Services
Telephone number: 
01483682222