M.Sc. On Campus

Telecommunication and Wireless Systems

Queen Mary University of London

12 months
25150 GBP/year
11850 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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With this Telecommunication and Wireless Systems MSc programme offered at Queen Mary University of London you will be able to pursue a career shaping and defining the new generation of converged networks, responding to the rapid developments in telecommunication systems, such as social networking, seamless mobility, mobile data and the proliferation of applications for mobile and handheld devices.


  • Gain a background in the fundamental science, mathematics and key technologies that underpin global networking
  • Study with international experts in the fields of converged all-IP networks with particular knowledge in modelling, measurements and QoE, in middleware and in wireless networking
  • Work with the most up-to-date technologies - each topic is backed up by our world-leading research centres and groups
  • Fulfil the educational requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer, accredited by The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)

What you'll study at this Telecommunication and Wireless Systems MSc programme at Queen Mary University of London

You will develop an extensive understanding of 21st-century networks, including:

  • current mobile and WLAN technologies
    • software for network and services design
    • network modelling
    • sensors and the Internet of Things
    • security and authentication
    • mobile services
    • next generation mobile technologies.

    Learn the Java programming foundations for network and services design, the technological foundations of converged, all-packet networks, and current mobile networks from WCDMA 3G to LTE and LTE-Advanced. 

    The School has collaborations, partnerships, industrial placement schemes and public engagement programmes with organisations, including Vodafone, Google, IBM, BT, NASA, BBC and Microsoft.

    You will also devise and carry out a major dissertation, which you can choose to do in collaboration with an industrial partner.

    Programme Structure

    Courses include:
    • Communication Theory
    • Mobile and WLAN Technologies
    • Modelling and Performance
    • Project
    • Mobile Services
    • Security and Authentication

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 12 months
    • Part-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


    180 alternative credits


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    GPA admission requirements GPA
    Upper Second Class

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    Degree requirements

    • A 2:1 or above at undergraduate level in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or a related discipline.
    • Good 2:2 degrees are considered on an individual basis.

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      25150 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 25150 GBP per year during 12 months.
    • National

      11850 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 11850 GBP per year during 12 months.

    Living costs for London

    1137 - 2157 GBP /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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