PhD in Electronic Engineering and Communications Systems UK

The 5G Innovation Centre, which forms part of the Institute for Communications Systems (ICS), is the world’s first dedicated to the next generation of mobile communication systems and an international hub for telecommunication research and innovation. The Centre collaborates with key ICT service providers, network and device manufacturers and test equipment solution providers to develop innovative solutions and standards for 5G networks.

We are recruiting a PhD student with the drive and vision to be a part of this exciting new venture. The student is expected to develop innovative and collaborative research that is world leading and addresses the challenges associated with 5G wireless communications networks.

Academic Requirements

Candidates should hold a first or upper-second class Bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree at distinction level (or equivalent experience/qualifications) in an appropriate discipline. They will have an aptitude and suitable background for conducting research in the field of future wireless communications systems in areas related to advanced signal processing techniques for wireless communication systems.

Location: Guildford
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: Wednesday 10 June 2015
Reference: 023915

Studentship Value and Application Process

The award will be for a period of 3 years and include Home/Overseas tuition fees plus a stipend (approx £13,000 p.a).

Applications are welcome from both the UK and internationally.

Please send your application Mrs Nicole Steward via

Please use 5G PhD Studentship in Signal Processing in the subject line.

Applications should include 1) a cover letter; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) an outline research proposal; 4) contact details of two academic referees; 5) copies of academic transcripts and qualification certificates.