|Study location||United Kingdom, Liverpool|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£16,850 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
2.1 or equivalent
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component)
At least 2 reference(s) should be provided.
On this well-established MSc programme you willdevelop advanced knowledge and skills in key aspects of telecommunications and wireless systems.
The course content is updated annually to maintain industry relevance and to reflect the latest developments in the industry.
We cover the following core (compulsory) topics during the MSc:
- Embedded computer systems
- Digital system design
- IC design
- Microprocess systems
- Research skills and project management.
Part-time study is in co-operation with the students’ employers. Please contact the Programme Director before applying.
Your project work will earn you 60 credits towards your MSc degree. The project’s examined by oral presentation and dissertation.
In your work you’ll need to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of your topic, mastery of research techniques, and the ability to analyse assembled data and assess outcomes.
Our postgraduate students get to be a part of the cutting edge research projects being undertaken by our academic staff.
Here are some of the areas these projects cover:-
Molecular and semiconductor integrated circuit electronics
Digital signal processing
Free electron lasers
Energy efficient systems
You’ll get plenty of industry exposure too. Our industrial partners include ARM Holdings Plc, a top 200 UK company that specialises in microprocessor design and development.
As a result our postgraduates have an impressive record of securing employment after graduation in a wide range of careers not limited to engineering.