MSc in Optical Communications and Signal Processing

This challenging programme will provide you with a range of advanced topics drawn from optical communications systems and devices, and optics-related signal processing. It will provide you with an excellent opportunity to acquire the necessary skills for a career in optical communications.

Our experts

Over the duration of the programme you'll be taught by experts in the field of optical communications and signal processing, such as:

Our students' projects

Student projectsOn this programme you'll have the opportunity to work on fascinating and wide-ranging projects.

Below is an example project proposal: 

  • Fibre Coupling of Micropillar devices for Quantum Information Applications

    Supervised by: Dr Ruth Oulton

    The aim of this project was to reject most of the photons from laser source (achieve high polarization extinction ratio) and to obtain high capture efficiency from quantum dot.

Our facilities

The MSc in Communication Networks and Signal Processing programme will give you access to state-of-the-art facilities at the University:

Programme enquiries

Tel +44 (0)117 394 1649

IET accredited

This programme is CEng accredited and fulfils the educational requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer when presented with a CEng accredited Bachelors programme.

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