The University of Surrey is an international leader in future mobile communications and home to the 5G Innovation Centre, the world’s largest academic research group specifically working in 5G communications.
Our research forms new communication concepts through software simulators, which are formed into innovative solutions using hardware demonstrators including wireless networking, new radio, wireless sensors and security.
Mobile telephony is reaching saturation in the world’s most technologically advanced countries and is rapidly becoming the main telecommunications infrastructure in the rest of the world.
This MSc programme will give you a thorough understanding of the engineering aspects of this rapidly developing field, as well as new emerging systems for the support of broadband mobile internet.
We’re home to the world’s largest academic research group specialising in 5G communications, with founding members including the UK’s major mobile operators, so you’ll be exposed to the state-of- the-art in communications and benefit from modules focused on current 4G and future 5G technologies.
|Qualification||Study mode||Course length||Start date|
|MSc||Full-time||12 months||Oct 2018|
Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology on behalf of the Engineering Council as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for registration as a Chartered Engineer. Candidates must hold a CEng accredited BEng/BSc (Hons) undergraduate first degree to comply with full CEng registration requirements.
There may be opportunities to acquire valuable European experience by working or conducting research abroad during your degree or shortly afterwards. It is possible to do this in the summer period with an Erasmus+ grant working on your dissertation or as a recent graduate. In order to qualify your Erasmus+ traineeship must be a minimum of two months.
The Department is home to the Institute for Communication Systems which houses over 100 researchers working across many communication technologies including IoT, satellite , security and radio as well as its core focus, the 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC). Over £80 million worth of investment from government and industry is enabling 5GIC to pioneer tomorrow’s connected society and digital economy.
Our graduates have progressed to working in large mobile or satellite companies including Ericsson, Vodafone, Samsung and Telefonica.