University of Westminster

University of Westminster

Computer Networks

This programme offers an overview of the current information and communication networks capabilities, standards and trends, along with areas ranging from data network protocols to network security issues.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree from a UK university in computer engineering, computer science with a knowledge of computer hardware, or in electronic engineering with some programming experience. Applications from candidates with relevant work experience are welcomed. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Core modules: communication and computer networks; individual project; network configuration and operation; network programming. Option modules: broadband wireless networks; cellular wireless networks; communication principles; distributed systems; network modelling and simulation; network security.


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 £ 1,000 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,450 per Academic year (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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Key information

Course Enquiries Office
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020 7911 5000