Communications and Information Engineering at University of Warwick - UCAS

University of Warwick

Degree level: Postgraduate

Communications and Information Engineering (Taught)

Course summary

Our Communications and Information Engineering MSc will equip you for jobs within this field, including logistics and software. Warwick's School of Engineering, ranked 6th in the UK (Guardian University Guide 2022 for General Engineering), will provide you with comprehensive training in the essential elements of modern communication and information engineering. Course overview Providing comprehensive training in essential elements of modern communication and information engineering, this degree delivers information-theoretic underpinnings alongside physical-layer aspects of optical and radio transmission. You will also explore developments in radio network architectures and deployment and have opportunities to study communications technologies, data analytics and data mining, in terms of algorithms and goals in real-world problems. When you graduate, you will be well equipped for employment opportunities in modern information and communication engineering, which is currently undergoing a revolution.


Core modules

  • Advanced Wireless Systems and Networks
  • Information Theory and Coding
  • Radiowave Propagation and Wireless Communications Theory
  • Optical Communications Systems
  • Individual Project
  • Communication and Information Engineering Design Project
  • Research Methods and Professional Skills
Optional modules Optional modules can vary from year to year. Example optional modules may include:
  • Signal Processing
  • Microwave Engineering and RF Circuits
  • ASICs, MEMS and Smart Devices
  • Image and Video Analysis
  • Foundations of Data Analytics
- Data Mining

Assessment method

A combination of coursework and written examinations.

Entry requirements

**Minimum requirements** 2:ii undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant branch of engineering or science. **Maths requirement** All applicants will be expected to know the prescribed mathematical concepts - please visit shown on this Engineering web page. The onus is on the individual to ensure that they understand the required material in order to cope easily with the course. We are looking for competence in the majority of mathematics that is taught in the first and second year of an undergraduate Engineering or Physics course. We reserve the right to request that you undertake a short online test assessment. **English language requirements** You can find out more about our English language requirements. This course requires the following: - Band A - IELTS overall score of 6.5, minimum component scores not below 6.0. **International qualifications** We welcome applications from students with other internationally recognised qualifications. For more information, please visit the international entry requirements page. **Additional requirements** There are no additional requirements for this course.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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Communications and Information Engineering at University of Warwick - UCAS