University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Mobile Communications Systems

Our course gives students a thorough understanding of the theoretical and practical engineering aspects of this rapidly changing field as well as new emerging systems for support of broadband mobile internet.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree in electronic engineering, mathematics, computing or physical sciences. Our minimum entry level is a 2.2 from a good UK university, or overseas equivalent. Relevant industrial experience will also be considered. English language requirements: IELTS minimum overall: 6.5; IELTS minimum by component: 6.0.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Data and internet networking; digital communications; dissertation; mobile communications A; mobile communications B; principles of telecom and packet networks. Optional modules: Advanced signal processing; mathematics of signal processing; mobile applications and web services; network and service management and control; operating systems for mobile systems programming; radio frequency (RF) systems and circuit design; satellite communications A; the internet of things.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include a dissertation and projects.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 900 per Credit (England) 60 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,000 per Credit (International) 60 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 900 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 60 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 900 per Credit (Scotland) 60 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 900 per Credit (Wales) 60 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Surrey Guildford GU2 7XH South East

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Key information

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01483 682 222