University of Sussex

Degree level: Postgraduate

5G Mobile Communications and Intelligent Embedded Systems (with an industrial placement year) (Taught)

Make sure you check on the university, college or conservatoire website for any updates about course changes as a result of COVID-19.

Course summary

We’ve designed this MSc course to give you the up-to-date knowledge and skills needed in modern digital technologies. It’s for newly qualified or practising engineers who’d like to extend their knowledge and practical skills in the growth areas of mobile communications and intelligent embedded systems. This MSc offers you the opportunity, and the support, to go on an industrial placement at a UK company. This means you’ll gain industry experience, ready for your future career. 5G mobile communications and intelligent embedded systems lie at the heart of many emerging applications. These include:

  • the internet-of-things
  • connected and driverless cars
  • smart cities
  • eHealth
  • virtual reality
  • robotics
  • smart manufacturing.
You’ll study in a dedicated MSc laboratory with the latest hardware and software. And you’ll learn from experts in their fields. We host the 5G Research Centre, the Industrial Informatics and Signal Processing Research Group, the Centre of Advanced Communications, Mobile Technology and IoT and the Sensor Technology Research Centre.

Course details

Modules

We’re planning to run these modules in the academic year 2022/23. However, there may be changes to these modules in response to COVID-19, staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity. Core modules are taken by all students on the course. They give you a solid grounding in your chosen subject and prepare you to explore the topics that interest you most.

  • MSc Individual Project
  • Advanced Digital Signal Processing
  • Internet-of-Things and Embedded System Practice
  • Mobile Communications
  • Reconfigurable System on Chip
  • Topics in Wireless Communications
  • Wearable Technologies
  • 5g Industrial Placement Year
Alongside your core modules, you can choose options to broaden your horizons and tailor your course to your interests. View the course page on our website to see examples of optional modules we offer.


Entry requirements

You should normally have a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above. Your qualification should be in engineering, although other numerate subjects such as mathematics, physics or computing will also be considered. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing. For more information about our entry requirements and English language requirements, please visit our website.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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5G Mobile Communications and Intelligent Embedded Systems (with an industrial placement year) at University of Sussex - UCAS