• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
  • English


Our four-year MEng in Electronic Engineering with Wireless Communications (Integrated Masters) course taught at University of Southampton will give you the opportunity to specialise and gain a greater understanding of the practical industrial applications of wireless communications. Key areas of study include signal processing, speech communications, personal multimedia communications, radio communications engineering and sonar and computer vision.

Introducing your degree

Electronics and electronic systems have become the enabling technology of the material world. Develop the skills and knowledge to engineer the electronic signals that pervade the world around us.

Key areas of study include:

  • signal processing
  • speech communications
  • personal multimedia communications
  • radio communications engineering
  • sonar and computer vision

The Electronic Engineering with Wireless Communications (Integrated Masters) will provide you with the skills to work in any area of the electronics industry.

Key Facts
  • We have pioneered many of the most important advances in electronics and microelectronics over the past 30 years
  • We lead the UK for the volume and quality of Electrical and Electronic Engineering research 
  • 97% of our Electrical and Electronic Engineering research outputs are rated as world-leading or internationally excellent 
  • The Guardian University Guide shows the University of Southampton second in the UK for Electronics and Electrical Engineering
  • We are number one in the UK for graduate prospects in Electrical and Electronic Engineering in the Guardian University Guide 
  • Southampton is ranked in the top 51-100 universities for Electrical and Electronic Engineering in the QS World Rankings
  • We are the top-ranked university for Telecommunications in Europe, according to ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 
  • We have outstanding experimental research facilities, including our world-class high-voltage laboratory and our £110m interdisciplinary clean room
Career Opportunities

Employability is embedded into modules from the first year onwards and right from the first lecture. We explain the degree skills which are being taught throughout the modules and offer a number of optional employability modules.

The technical skills you will obtain at the University of Southampton are in high demand, as are skills of understanding and analysing problems, together with communicating the results.


Our MEng Electronic Engineering with Wireless Communications is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and we are a member of the UK Electronics Skills Foundation

Programme Structure

Modules include:
  • TT Electronic Labs Yr1
  • Electronic Circuits
  • Programming
  • Digital Systems and Microprocessors
  • Advanced Programming
  • Solid State Devices
  • Electrical Materials and Fields
  • Electronic Systems
  • Mathematics for Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade C):


    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

  • GCSE Mathematics and English at grade C or above
A Levels
  • A*AA including Mathematics and Physics. Physics may be substituted by Further Mathematics, Computer Science, or Electronics. General Studies and Critical Thinking are not accepted as one of the three A levels.
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Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    20320 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20320 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Southampton

  • 697 - 1100 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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