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Networking and Data Communications MSc

Kingston University

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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Penrhyn Road Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

This course will provide you with the opportunity to gain a sound understanding of the internet protocol suite that forms the core for current data networks. The fusion of the internet world and multimedia is also addressed, as well as wireless communications. You can combine this course with management studies.

The aims of the course are to: provide knowledge, skills and a critical appreciation of the principles of data communications; enable you to analyse a system and design an appropriate, custom solution; develop subject related practical skills; provide you with the opportunities to develop written and oral communication skills; and prepare you for employment, research, further study and lifelong learning by developing their intellectual, problem-solving, practical and key (transferable) skills.

The Networking and Data Communications MSc helps to prepare you for roles such as: Technical project manager; Solutions Architect; Algorithm manager; Wireless Software Engineer; Technical Integrations Manager; Test Engineer; RF Test Automation Engineer; Project manager; Security Consultant; 3GPP RAN WG2 Standardisation Consultant; Multimedia Streaming Standardisation Consultant; Communications and Signal Processing Consultant; Digital and RF Field Applications Engineer; RF Design Consultant; Business Manager; IT administrator; Streaming Performance Manager; Lecturer; and Research Scientist.

Tuition fees

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£ 14,500per year

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

University information

Kingston University

  • University League Table

    100th

  • Campus address

    Kingston University, River House, 53-57 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 1LQ, England

Students have a longstanding reputation for business start-ups, supported through an extensive programme of enterprise education events and industry links.
Kingston University is investing significantly in its campuses. A multi-floor library and dance studios are key features of its new Town House building.
Students from more than 140 countries bring diversity, fresh ideas and a range of life experiences to enrich the learning environment on campus.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    75th out of 110 11

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    105 44%

    95th

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70 70%

    87th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.28 86%

    6th

    22

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