University of Westminster

University of Westminster

Mobile, Wireless and Broadband Communications

Students on this course study the area of digital communications. The course covers cellular networks, high-speed wired networks and broadband local-area networks; optional modules enable students to study further communication and networking topics, or the enabling technologies of embedded computer systems, microelectronic design and digital signal processing.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree in electronic engineering, computer science, mathematics or other technological subjects with a knowledge of mathematics and signal processing. Applications from candidates with relevant work experience are welcomed. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: broadband wireless networks, cellular wireless networks, communication and computer networks, communication principles, communication systems, individual project. Option modules, students choose 3 from: dsp design and applications, embedded system design, multirate signal processing, network modelling and simulation, network security, real-time environments, wireless system design.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Block-release £ 1,000 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years
MSc Block-release £ 1,450 per Credit module (overseas fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time day £ 1,000 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time day £ 1,450 per Credit module (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cavendish Street Westminster W1W 6UW South East

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