Master in Radio Engineering - Máster en Ingeniería de Telecomunicación por Radio
Full-time: 1 year / Part-time: 2 years
With the launch of 4G wireless networks (LTE), industry vendors are competing to recruit graduates with unique combination of skills and knowledge in both wireless and broadband networking fields. This course offers an integrated approach to transmission technologies, signal processing techniques, broadband network design, wireless networking techniques and modelling simulation skills.
The unique features of this course are the integration of latest wireless communications and broadband networking engineering which are at the forefront of modern telecommunication systems in the industry today.
Engineering employers have expressed their need for engineers with a solid grasp of the business requirements that underpin real engineering projects. Our course incorporates a management-related module focused on entrepreneurship and project management. This management module develops our graduates´ commercial awareness and ensures that they have the skill-set valued by industry employers.
Bachelor degree equivalent to UK Second Class Honours Lower Division in a relevant subject
In order to be considered for entry to the course applicants will be required to have the following qualifications:
A Bachelor degree equivalent to UK Second Class Honours Lower Division in Electrical, Electronics, Communications or Computer Engineering; or
Professional qualifications (e.g. CEng) along with several years of relevant industrial experience (should include analytical work). The relevant industrial experience is to be assessed by the Course Director.
Technical, research and professional skills
Computer network design
Wireless communication and satellite systems
Technology evaluation and commercialisation
Optical and microwave communications
Smart receivers and transmission techniques
Engineers who keep abreast of new technologies in telecommunications, wireless and broadband networking are increasingly in demand.
There are diverse employment opportunities in this expanding field. Graduates could work for an equipment manufacturer, network infrastructure provider or a service provider, carrying out research, or working on the design and development projects, or production of data networks, broadband networking, optical fibre and microwave communications, wireless and mobile communications, cellular mobile networks or satellite systems. You could also pursue PhD studies after completing the course.