|Location||United Kingdom, Treforest Campus|
|Type||Master courses, part-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The world of telecommunications is going through a fundamental
transition. Over the next five years, service and application planes
will become the main area for innovation. Virtually every forecast by
market researchers predicts a rapid expansion of new services, with
hundreds of millions of customers. This MSc is a unique opportunity to
learn the concepts of service and application creation in a
carrier-grade Next Generation Fixed/Mobile development environment.
You will enhance your ability to develop and provide appropriate
applications to users of the new mobile and wireless world, so
information security will be a key theme.
The course is hosted by the Integrated Communications Research
Centre, which hosts the unique IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) service
creation facility. This course is supported by Orange®, who provides
two paid placements for the industry-based project. Similar placement
opportunities with local companies such as Integral Mobile Data® may
also be available.
Possible Career Options
By the time you graduate, you will be able to develop exciting
applications for the new generation of mobile systems and networks,
with full awareness and understanding of security principles. This
course is heavily sponsored by industry market leaders, which gives
you greater potential for fast-track employment. Career opportunities
include such roles as Software Tester (Mobile computing solutions),
Solution Architect – Mobile Solutions, Mobile Developer and Software
Developer, or you can continue your interest through to PhD level.