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Broadband and Optical Communications

Bangor University

12 months
Duration
17800 GBP/year
8500 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Broadband and Optical Communications programme offered by the Bangor University aims to give suitable graduates an in-depth understanding of the technology, and the drivers for the technology, in the area of Broadband and mobile communications. The course will also provide exposure to current research activity in the field.

Overview

Upon completing of the Broadband and Optical Communications programme offered by the Bangor University, students will have a detailed understanding of the current practices and directions in this topic, and will be able to apply them to the task of continuing the roll-out of advanced communication services across the globe.

Career

Graduates of the Broadband and Optical Communications programme offered by the Bangor University can expect to find employment in the fast-developing communications industry, from local-loop service providers to backhaul network companies. 

You will have advanced skills in the analysis and design of broadband communi-cation systems and components, with a particular emphasis on optical communications. These skills will be immediately applicable in the ever-growing communications industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Modelling and Design
  • Research Methods and Study Skills
  • Optical Communications & Systems
  • Broadband Communications
  • Mobile Communications systems
  • RF and Optical MEMS

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The University will accept applications throughout the year, but we would generally advise that you send in your application form by the end of June.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
75

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This degree is aimed at candidates who have gained an Honours degree in Electronic Engineering, Physics or a related scientific discipline, at a 2.ii level or higher or the international equivalent. 
  • Applicants with initial degrees in other disciplines will be considered on an individual basis, with the assessment based on the applicant’s potential to succeed on, and benefit from, the course.
  • Applicants from overseas must in addition demonstrate competence in English 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17800 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bangor

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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