M.Sc. Telecommunications Electronics

University of Glasgow | Glasgow, United Kingdom
MSc: 12 months full-time; 24 months part-time This Masters in Telecommunications Electronics covers a wide range of telecommunications used by industry and in everyday life, including internet, optical, wired, and wireless communications. You will gain an understanding of the design and application of electronics relevant to modern communication networks.

Description of Telecommunications Electronics

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You will attend taught courses and undertake practical assignments and a research project.

Core courses

  • Computer communications 2
  • Digital signal processing 1
  • Optical communications
  • Digital communications.

Optional courses (one selected)

  • Microwave and millimetre wave circuit design
  • Micro- and nano-technology
  • Microwave, electronic and optoelectronic devices
  • VLSI design.

Detailed Course Facts

Tuition fee

Fees vary and may differ from the above for some programmes. All fees are in British Pounds and any amounts in Euros are for indicative purposes only. Check http://www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/ for details.

Not specified
Start date September  2015
Duration full-time 12 months
Languages
  • English
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Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible

Course Content

You will attend taught courses and undertake practical assignments and a research project.

Core courses

  • Computer communications 2
  • Digital signal processing 1
  • Optical communications
  • Digital communications.

Optional courses (one selected)

  • Microwave and millimetre wave circuit design
  • Micro- and nano-technology
  • Microwave, electronic and optoelectronic devices
  • VLSI design.

  • Modes of delivery of the MSc in Telecommunication Electronics include lectures, seminars and tutorials and allow students the opportunity to take part in lab, project and team work.
  • To complete the MSc degree you must undertake a joint research project worth 60 credits in one of our state-of-the-art laboratories or with our partners in the UK electronics industry.
  • The project will integrate subject knowledge and skills that you acquire during the MSc programme.
  • The project is an important part of your MSc where you can apply your newly learned skills and show to future employers that you have been working on cutting edge projects relevant to the industry.
  • You can choose a topic from a list of MSc projects in Telecommunication Electronics. Alternatively, should you have your own idea for a project, department members are always open to discussion of topics.

Requirements for Telecommunications Electronics

Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are normally a 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent (eg GPA of 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject unless otherwise specified. Additionally, a sound understanding of programme relevant core engineering principles, such as mathematics, is expected and must be demonstrated in a 2.1 or equivalent in core subject components from your Honours degree .

International students with academic qualifications below those required should contact our partner institution, Glasgow International College, who offer a range of foundation courses.

Further information regarding academic entry requirements:student.recruitment@glasgow.ac.uk

For applicants whose first language is not English, the University sets a minimum English Language proficiency level.

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic module (not General Training):

  • overall score 6.5
  • no sub-test less than 6.0
  • or equivalent scores in another recognised qualification (see below)

Common equivalent English language qualifications:

  • ibTOEFL: 92; no sub-test less than 20
  • CAE (Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English): Bminimum
  • CPE (Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English): Cminimum
  • PTE Academic (Person Test of English, Academic test): 60; no sub-test less than 59

Pre-sessional courses
The University of Glasgow accepts evidence of the required language level from the Language Centre Pre-sessional courses. We also consider other BALEAP accredited pre-sessional courses:

Work Experience for Telecommunications Electronics

No work experience is required.

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