Loughborough University

Telecommunications Engineering MSc

Loughborough University
In Loughborough

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Typology Master
Location Loughborough
Start 15/09/2019
  • Master
  • Loughborough
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Engineers with a good knowledge of telecommunications are much sought after and careers in this industry offer both high rewards and opportunities to work on the latest technical advances.
Our specialised curriculum will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to design and develop next generation Telecommunication systems.
As fresh technologies emerge in this ever-expanding field, you will have the essential formal theory and confidence in your practical skills to support your long-term career development.
You will use professional network performance measurement equipment during the programme. Experimental work on network performance measurement and network abuse detection is undertaken with a testbed that may be used in appropriate projects.
Telecommunications Engineering is regularly updated to accommodate scale, data-rate and security changes. Core study areas include Advanced Telecommunications Techniques, Communication Networks, Software defined radio, network security, and communications channels and a specialist research project, supervised by experts in the field. Optional study areas include Antennas, Multimedia and communication networks and information theory.
The Telecommunications Engineering programme is delivered by experts in the field who are research active and usually known for their work and contributions to the discipline. Loughborough university is a top ten institution that rewards excellence. This environment can seriously improve your chances of finding a rewarding and worthwhile career.
Brand new in 2017 as part of Loughborough’s investment in excellence, the STEM LAB is 3,500m2 of modern, energy efficient, co-located and shared science and engineering teaching laboratories, incorporating engineering design and workshop facilities for students will be available to our Masters students from 2018

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Starts Location
15 Sep 2019
Loughborough University, LE11 3TU, Leicestershire, England
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Starts 15 Sep 2019
Loughborough University, LE11 3TU, Leicestershire, England
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· What are the objectives of this course?

Your personal and professional development We like our students to hit the ground running in their first days at work and be useful from day one. To achieve this, we make great efforts to give you state of the art knowledge combined with key engineering skills. Future career prospects Job opportunities include both senior technical and managerial activities in the fields of communications engineering including high speed digital design, communication systems engineering, software/firmware engineering, algorithm development and signal processing engineering.

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5.0 24/01/2019
What I would highlight: I love the Loughborough campus and its facilities as well. The campus is beautifully designed that you can cover the distances from one place to other easily.
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What you'll learn on the course

Network Training
Communication Training
Telecommunications engineering
Network security

Course programme

What you'll study


Our team are expecting to offer the following modules, core and optional for the 2018 cycle. New modules are also under discussion so minor changes should be anticipated.

  • Compulsory
  • Optional


  • Fundamentals of Digital Signal Processing
  • Communication Networks
  • Digital Signal Processing for Software Defined Radio
  • Communication Network Security
  • Advanced Telecommunications Techniques
  • Communication Channels
  • Project in Telecommunications


  • Personal Radio Communications
  • Information Theory and Coding
  • Antennas
  • Multimedia over Networks

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