The MSc in Communications Engineering provides a deep understanding of digital communications, photonics, telecommunication networks and wireless information technologies.
You will develop a comprehensive communications knowledge-base, from the unique identity and credentials of specific technologies, to their history, infrastructure and architecture.
This course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
WHY COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING AT SWANSEA?
Communications Engineering at Swansea University is widely renowned thanks to innovative research in power electronics and telecommunications.
Electronic and Electrical Engineering at Swansea is the home of globally-renowned research experts in power electronics, telecommunications, nanotechnology and biometrics
Did you know?
We are ranked 13th in UK for Research Quality (The Times & Sunday Times University Guide 2019)
YOUR COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING EXPERIENCE
Over the MSc course you will develop an advanced understanding of specialist communications engineering.
This spans from the essential element of modern optical communication systems, evaluating bandwidth-rich contemporary approaches, to network performance and network security.
You will be introduced to technologies underlying the compressions and transmission of digital video, understand channel models and impairments that typically limit wireless system performance, and learn to design optimum digital communication receivers.
Your studies will be nourished by an international community of over 500 postgraduate students and 120 research staff at the College of Engineering.
Further study support comes in the form of 24 hour access to our on-site library, advanced laboratories, a year-round programme of guest lectures, and dedicated postgraduate work rooms.
COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates of the MSc Communications Engineering degree at Swansea are well positioned for a range of rewarding opportunities. Your future could lie in any of the following roles.
- Broadcast engineer
- Control and instrumentation engineer
- Electrical engineer
- IT consultant
- Network engineer
- Systems analyst
- Multimedia programmer
- Technical author
- Technical sales engineer