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Information and Communications Engineering with Industry MSc

University of Leicester

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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    University of Leicester

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    24 months

Course summary

Course description

The processing of data and signals digitally together with the communication of such information over fixed and wireless links is of major importance in many aspects of modern engineering. This course will provide you with a good understanding of digital signal processing, radio systems and digital communications together with topics covering real time implementation of the signal processing techniques. The theoretical aspects of the course will be reinforced with extensive 'hands-on' exercises.

Accreditation

This degree is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).

Teaching and learning

Teaching methods include lectures and seminars supported by practical and lab work. Assessment is a mix of open and closed exams and continuous assessment. Your dissertation will be assessed separately.

Careers and employability

You have the option of choosing to study this course 'with industry' in which a paid industrial placement forms part of your course, including your overall assessment through reflective learning. Whether or not you opt for the ‘with industry’ variant of the course, it is designed to give you the tools to work towards a career in a wide variety of fields in the engineering and technical industries.

Tuition fees

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£ 23,950overall cost

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

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University of Leicester

  • University League Table

    38th

  • Campus address

    University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 7RH, England

More than 4,000 international students call Leicester home, sharing their cultures, faiths and ideas with each other and with students and staff across campus.
Leicester is in the centre of England with great transport links, making it easy to explore the whole country while studying there.
Want to explore further afield? Leicester has great European links – with one change of train, Leicester students can be in Paris by lunchtime.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    25th out of 97 10

    29th out of 113 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 190
    135 68%

    23rd

    8
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60 60%

    42nd

    31
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.90 78%

    69th

    7
  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    138 62%

    42nd

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    90 90%

    30th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.07 81%

    25th

    10

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