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MScElectrical and Electronic Engineering

University of Bradford
United Kingdom, Bradford
Tuition fee £13,500 per year
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This course has been designed to be as flexible as possible, while still providing a platform for the assimilation of specialist knowledge in the areas of electrical and electronic engineering.

This accredited programme capitalises on the expertise of staff in the School who are involved in significant research activity in a wide variety of subject areas.

The core modules consist of fundamentals, professional skills and project work. The option modules give the ability to tailor the remainder of the course with a series of modules in a variety of areas including telecommunications, electronics and signal processing. This popular course builds on the strength of the School in electronics and telecommunications.

Examples of projects:

- Modelling and design of WiFi front-end transceiver
- 2G and 3G balanced antenna design for mobile handsets
- Controlled-switchable beam-steering antenna for mobile base station using genetic algorithms
- Interfacing GPS to mobile platform

Programme structure

Modules: © = Core, (O) = Option

Semester 1 (60 Credits – 1 x © Module and 50 credits from the (O) modules listed):

Signals and Systems Theory † (10 Credits) ©
Antennas and Mobile Propagation † (10 Credits) (O)
Control System Design (20 Credits split over both Semesters, 10 Credits per Semester) (O)
Cryptography and Network Security (10 Credits) (O)
Digital Signal Processing (10 Credits) (O)
Intelligent Sensor Fusion (10 Credits) (O)
Mobile Applications Technologies (10 Credits) (O)
Mobile and Wireless Communications Networks (10 Credits) (O)
Mobile Robotics and Wireless Sensors (20 Credits) (O)
Power Devices and Applications† (10 Credits) (O)

Semester 2 (60 Credits – 3 x © Module and 30 credits from the (O) modules listed):

Research Seminar Series (10 Credits) ©
Advanced Mobile and Satellite Communications † (10 Credits) (O)
Advanced Networking Protocols (10 Credits) (O)
Control System Design (20 Credits split over both Semesters, 10 Credits per Semester) (O)
Digital Communications Principles (10 Credits) (O)
Digital Design using HDL † (10 Credits) (O)
Risk Management (10 Credits) (O)
Sustainable Energy (10 Credits) (O)
Terminal Technologies (10 Credits) (O)
Wireless Embedded Technology in Healthcare (10 Credits) (O)
Advanced Project Skills (20 Credits) ©

End of Semester 2 onwards (60 Credits – 1 x © Module):

MSc Project (60 Credits) ©

Career opportunities

Our graduates have access to excellent facilities and hands-on project work, and benefit from our excellent industrial links. This means they have excellent employment prospects. Their skills are highly valued across a range of industrial and commercial enterprises both large and small, with firms such as BT Cellnet, Ericsson, Filtronic Comtec, Motorola and NTL.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States