Masters Programs in Telecommunication

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A Master in Telecommunication is for people who want to explore coursework concentrating on engineering and computer science, further develop professionally, and build new qualifications to become more competitive in the workforce. Holding an advanced degree in this field provides many different paths that can be pursued.

 

What is a Master in Telecommunication? A Master in Telecommunication equips students with essential knowledge, such as network design and project management. Eager participants will also learn about the basic building blocks of operating systems and communication engineering principles. Students may select options from an extensive array of courses that match their personal interests, including system protocols, communications security and performance assessments.

 

There are a multitude of reasons why students decide to complete a Master in Telecommunication, as it teaches a variety of concepts. Additionally, an advanced degree in this area enables individuals to advance quickly in computer networking, information security and telecommunications business management.

 

The cost fluctuates depending on the institution, and the program typically lasts between one and three years. It is a good idea for prospective students to research the school thoroughly to ensure that the program offered fits their anticipated goals.

 

Individuals who earn their master’s degree in telecommunication regularly find themselves in high demand for a number of career prospects, such as a network analyst, systems developer, systems engineer, telecommunications consultant or network administrator. These employment opportunities are becoming increasingly competitive. Students will develop a stronger telecommunication foundation by learning how to interact with faculty, students and industry professionals through intensive learning experiences.

 

International and domestic options are available at a variety of universities. Online courses are an ideal alternative for people living around the world with limited access to a facility. Internet-based options also cater to people who mandate a flexible schedule. To find the right school for you, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master of Network and Communications Management (MNCM)

DeVry University
Campus or Online Full time 3 semesters Open Enrollment USA Chicago

As organizations exercise the vast potential of today's sophisticated telecommunication systems, there's a growing need for motivated professionals who have expertise in the field of high-tech network and communications [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. As organizations exercise the vast potential of today's sophisticated telecommunication systems, there's a growing need for motivated professionals who have expertise in the field of high-tech network and communications management. Whether you aspire to sustain the security of an organization's network, develop e-commerce systems or apply technology for a company's strategic benefit, our Network and Communications Management degree program can provide the platform you need to enhance your career in the growing field of network and communications management. Master of Network and Communications Management degree program is available at the following location: Chicago Loop (Chicago, IL). Concentrations: Wireless Information Security Network Applications Project Management TUITION - Click Here About DeVry University. If you are looking for an undergraduate or graduate college degree program, consider DeVry University. We offer small class sizes, a year-round enrollment every 8 weeks with processing new or transfer I-20, and degree completion programs. At DeVry, you can earn a reputable degree from an accredited* university respected by top employers around the globe. Classes start every 8 weeks: January, March, May, July, September, and November DeVry University has locations across the United States, including 6 campuses specially equipped to address and service the needs of international students in their pursuit of a successful career. Chicago, IL (Loop & Campbell) Fremont, CA (San Francisco) Pomona, CA (Los Angeles) Sherman Oaks, CA (Los Angeles) New York City, NY Student life at DeVry University DeVry University offers a wide range of activities and clubs, including many professional organizations, in which students can participate. Most activities are planned by the student government or activity organization at each campus. In addition, several curriculum-related organizations, such as computer and electronics clubs, are offered, as are student-produced newspapers and special interest groups in such areas as chess, martial arts, and photography. A variety of intramural sports and field trip activities are also available. Activities and clubs vary by location. US Career Experience Program (USCEP) Would you like to earn hands-on experience while attending school in the US? DeVry University’s U.S. Career Experience Program provides international students of DeVry University or its Keller Graduate School of Management the opportunity to gain valuable on-campus work experience through a paid, part-time job. Opportunities vary my campus locations. International students may work up to 20 hours per week with the potential to earn up to $10/hour. This is an exceptional opportunity to develop in one or several of the following specialist roles: Business Development Marketing Student Services Admissions Community Outreach Students can learn more about each role description by following our LinkedIn page at: https://www.linkedin.com/company/devry-university-&-its-keller-graduate-school-of-management-international Follow us on our International Facebook page: www.facebook.com/devryintl *DeVry University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, www.hlcommission.org. Keller Graduate School of Management is included in this accreditation. In New York State, DeVry University operates as DeVry College of New York. Testimonials “The small-size classes offered by DeVry create a professional learning environment and also enhances interaction between Professor and student that help me a lot in adapting with new environment.” – Xuan D. Hua, Vietnam “Networking field is my passion and DeVry has provided me an amazing learning platform to pursue my dream. My advisor, Mr. Nadeem Masood is a wonderful person, and he has been assisting me since day one. He constantly looks out for me, and he is like a fatherly figure to me here. I’m sure DeVry will bring me to greater heights.” – Amudhan Tamilarasu, India “This U.S. Career Experience Program is another huge step that DeVry University has taken into the global world. I am honored to be chosen as International Student Specialist in this process and I am going to do whatever it takes to take the progress forward.” – Evrim Timur, Turkey Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended DeVry can be found at devry.edu/degree-programs/ge.html Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended Keller can be found at keller.edu/graduate-degree-programs/ge.html [-]

Master in Informatics, Electronics and Radio Engineering

National Research University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Moscow

National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Master Degree in Informatics, Electronics and Radio Engineering according to Russian State Educational [+]

National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Master Degree in Informatics, Electronics and Radio Engineering according to Russian State Educational Standard in the following directions: - Applied Mathematics and Informatics - Informatics and Computer Engineering - Control in Engineering Systems - Instrumentation - Electronics and Nano-Electronics - Radio Engineering WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE MPEI MPEI students have a chance to study at one of the most prestigious universities of Russia according to numerous rankings and surveys. For more than eighty years of history MPEI have trained a huge number of the qualified engineers, prominent scientists who were standing at the origins of many technical achievements, in particular, of laser creation. At MPEI the Nobel Prize winners A.D. Sakharov and P.A. Cherenkov worked in different periods. In the 20th century in the Special Design Bureau of MPEI, which possesses its own Center of Deep Space Communication, radio images of the Venus surface and a reverse side of the Moon were obtained for the first time. Among the most famous graduates of MPEI there are the ex-Chairman of the State Council of China Li Peng and the ex-President of Romania Ion Iliescu, Ministers of Engineering and heads of the engineering companies of many countries of the world. MPEI partners in science and education include about 140 foreign universities, and such well-known companies like ABB, Siemens, Schneider Electric, EPRI, Skoda, Samsung and others. Getting the unique training in any chosen field, MPEI graduates never have problems with subsequent employment and realize themselves in any chosen spheres. LANGUAGE OF EDUCATION Training in the field of Informatics and Computer Engineering is organized in English Medium. Training in the other fields is organized in Russian language. Those students who need to learn Russian are invited to MPEI Preliminary course which provides training of Russian language during 1 academic year. ACCOMMODATION CONDITIONS MPEI foreign students are provided with accommodation in MPEI hostel. The hostel under security surveillance has two-room blocks with a bathroom and a toilet in each block. Rooms are for two or three persons. There are also hostels of corridor type with double rooms. Rooms are equipped with furniture, bed linen is also included. On each floor of a hostel there is a common kitchen and a restroom. Internet connection can be provided for additional fee. In MPEI campus there are additional services like laundry, shops, repair offices, post-office, cultural centers, cafes and restaurants, etc. Accommodation fee is about 100 USD per month. INSURANCE All foreign students must have medical insurance for the whole period of education. MPEI works with insurance company which provides the most comprehensive insurance at a rate of 200 USD per year. [-]

Master in Computer and Telecommunication Systems Engineering

Mediterranea University of Reggio Calabria
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Reggio Calabria

The objectives of the 2nd Cycle Degree Course (Master Degree) in Information Technologies for Telecommunications Engineering held at the University “Mediterranea” of Reggio Calabria concern the acquisition of skills and capabilities in the field of computer science, information technology and telecommunication systems... [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. The objectives of the 2nd Cycle Degree Course (Master Degree) in Information Technologies for Telecommunications Engineering held at the University “Mediterranea” of Reggio Calabria concern the acquisition of skills and capabilities in the field of computer science, information technology and telecommunication systems. In particular, the emphasis is on designing and implementing systems and (multimedia) applications in complex network-based environments. This objective requires to deal with the distributed nature of information systems with attention towards all the aspects of software engineering included computer security , and also with aspects related to the underlying telecommunication problems. This leads to the identification of the two alternative curricula, namely (1) Wireless Networks and Systems and (2) Computer Networks and Applications, which can be chosen by students on the last semester of the course. Therefore, the main strength of the degree program is to mix various skills of Information and Communication Technologies in such a way that the study of computer science, computer networks , wireless systems , high-tech communication systems, trains professionals able to easily move across different technological areas of the information society , which is inherently interdisciplinary . Curriculum: Computer Networks and Applications First year Electromagnetic Fields II Environmental Data and Signals Processing Modern Physics for Engineers Web Engineering Information Security Mathematical Methods for Engineering and Queue Theory Multimedia Communication Systems Radio Mobile Systems Second year Enterprise Information Systems Antennas and radiopropagation in complex environments Advanced Personal Communication Systems Additional Educational Activities 12 ETCS chosen by the student (4 ECTS must belong to ING-INF/05) Database 2 Microwave Engineering Wireless Systems Planning Advanced Java Programming and Mobile Advanced topics in electromagnetics Graph theory Theory of Cryptography Final Dissertation Curriculum: Wireless Networks and Systems First year Electromagnetic Fields II Environmental Data and Signals Processing Modern Physics for Engineers Web Engineering Information Security Mathematical Methods for Engineering and Queue Theory Multimedia Communication Systems Radio Mobile Systems Second year Enterprise Information Systems Antennas and radiopropagation in complex environments Advanced Personal Communication Systems Additional Educational Activities 12 ETCS chosen by the student (4 ECTS must belong to either ING-INF/02 or ING-INF/03) Database 2 Microwave Engineering Wireless Systems Planning Advanced Java Programming and Mobile Advanced topics in electromagnetics Graph theory Theory of Cryptography Final Dissertation [-]

Master in Wireless Communications

Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 Spain Barcelona + 1 more

Wireless communications have played a key role in the last two decades as the main driver of innovation and economic growth in various spheres of society. [+]

Wireless communications have played a key role in the last two decades as the main driver of innovation and economic growth in various spheres of society. The integration of wireless communications with the Internet has both revolutionized how the former are used and conditioned their development, requiring continuous technological innovation to meet the needs of both users and applications. The Interuniversity Master in Wireless Communications draws on the research experience of both the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC) and Pompeu Fabra University (UPF) to offer a fresh, modern view of both current and future wireless communication technologies, addressing all those theoretical and practical aspects deemed relevant to the training of future researchers in the field. Objectives This master's programme aims to train the professionals who will develop the wireless communication systems of the future. Through a blend of theory and practice, the programme offers the necessary scientific and technological training to enable graduates to go on to pursue a career in research, whether in academia or the private sector. Who is it for? This master's programme is aimed at candidates with an engineering degree in the field of information and communication technologies seeking to hone their research skills in the field of wireless communications. Structure This research-oriented programme offers subjects covering both theory and practice. Students must complete 30 credits' worth of compulsory subjects, 20 credits' worth of optional subjects and a master's degree final project worth 10 credits. The master's programme can be completed in one year, if taken full-time, or two, if taken part-time. Part-time students will also be able to take complementary subjects from undergraduate engineering programmes or additional subjects from the master's programme. The part-time option is recommended for students who do not have a four-year degree in computer science or electrical engineering or an equivalent background. Content The master's programme covers the following aspects: Wireless communication (propagation, modulation, coding, medium access). Communication networks (TCP/IP). Mathematical modelling, simulation and analysis of communication systems. Radio spectrum management. Long-term evolution (LTE) and evolution towards 5G. RFID, WSN and WLAN networks. Internet of Things (IoT) and M2M communications. Network security and cryptography. Mobile app development. Knowledge, skills and competences acquired Ability to plan and carry out research and development plans. Ability to use existing wireless channel models, identifying the main features and parameters thereof, as well as the situations in which they can be used. Ability to analyse the main modulation/demodulation and coding techniques used in wireless communication systems, understanding the trade-offs between bit rate, power and bandwidth. Ability to apply the main techniques for accessing and sharing the radio spectrum available for the design of communication protocols, including radio resource planning techniques, while at the same time justifying the pros and cons of each one in terms of efficiency, flow, delay and fairness. Ability to model, analyse and simulate random systems using tools from discrete and continuous stochastic processes, including aspects of information theory and queuing theory, and to formulate and solve optimization problems. Ability to analyse how network and transport protocols work in mobile networks, with regard to both radio and fixed networks. Ability to evaluate the features of mobile communication systems and networks using analytical, simulation and prototyping techniques. Ability to dimension high-performance networks from the base station sites and access points to the requisite radio spectrum and interconnection networks. Ability to analyse, model and design protocol architectures, mechanisms and features for mobile networks, including the interconnection between heterogeneous networks. Ability to develop services and applications for mobile devices and networks, including security aspects, distributed knowledge management, and multimedia information. Ability to analyse, understand and apply the resulting knowledge to the mobile telecommunications sector as a whole, as well as to its key players, their relationships and their evolution, including aspects related to technological developments and the mobile communications market. Ability to identify and apply the research methods, techniques and resources specific to research in the field of wireless and mobile communications. Ability to abstract, conceptualize and communicate creative and innovative technological solutions, as well as research findings. Career prospects Graduates of this master's programme may enrol on a doctoral programme or join research and/or development teams at companies specialized in wireless communications (mobile applications, network planning, network architecture design, communication protocols and systems, etc.). [-]

Master in Communications, Multimedia and Electronics

Czech Technical University in Prague
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Czech Republic Prague

Communication Systems [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. Field of Study - Communication Systems Entrance Exams Yes Entrance Requeirements - fully completed application form - relevant bachelor degree - interview Level of English provide communication skills during the admission procedure Scholarship not for the first year students [-]

Master in Intelligent Adaptive Systems

University of Hamburg, School of Mathematics, Informatics and Natural Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2017 Germany Hamburg + 1 more

Intelligent systems and robots are expected to become an integral part of our daily lifes. In order to be accepted by and interact efficiently and naturally with humans, they have to adapt to changing environments and the users they interact with. Intelligent systems [+]

Intelligent systems and robots are expected to become an integral part of our daily lifes. In order to be accepted by, and interact efficiently and naturally with, humans, they have to adapt to changing environments and the users they interact with. Intelligent systems are expected to automatically  acquire and manage knowledge through a variety of sensors and to learn and optimise their behaviour over time. This international Master's programme aims to provide students with the ability to create these intelligent adaptive systems and to prepare them for a future market, where intelligent and adaptive behaviour is considered the standard for computer systems.

As one of the few computer science programs in Germany that are taught completely in English, the Master course „Intelligent Adaptive Systems“ prepares students for international research and professional work. Following a balanced approach, it is placed in between programs with a purely technical focus and programs that offer a general computer science curriculum. Its curriculum is focused on the area of smart technology and intelligent adaptive systems and provides in-depth training in this area. The selected modules provide a comprehensive overview including technical aspects and state-of-the art algorithms and methods. Students are introduced to current research in the corresponding fields and have the opportunity to deepen the acquired knowledge by participating in international research projects. The Master in Intelligent Adaptive Systems is a 2-year research oriented programme that is taught in English. Students, both national and international, can profit from an international environment and improve their grasp of the English language and knowledge on cultural differences. The inter-student exchange is fostered in seminars and work groups and extended in extra-curricular discussions and activities. Through the proximity to current research projects, students have the possibility of a smooth transition into collaborative research environments and continuing education and study.... [-]


Master In Telecommunication Engineering

University of Cagliari
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Cagliari

They can access the Master of Science in Telecommunications Engineering students holding a university degree first level. The first-level university degree may have been obtained in the same office or in other locations, even abroad. [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. Access to further studies. Courses of Third Cycle Professional status of the title. Graduates in Telecommunications Engineering find its natural place within companies, public and financial institutions and research centers in which there are research and development, design, production and management of computer systems and information transport and transmission of fixed and mobile telecommunications networks. final test characteristics. The final exam consists of the discussion of a report for an individual work, carried out by the student under the supervision of at least one professor of the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Cagliari, about technical aspects and / or relevant scientific area of ​​' information Engineering. The work will consist of a critical analysis of the state or the drafting of a project at least rough or the development of methods and techniques with a degree of originality or a transfer of methods and techniques from different fields in areas of ' information Engineering. The discussion will be held in front of a commission and you can make use of graphic media and IT. Skills required for access. They can access the Master of Science in Telecommunications Engineering students holding a first-level university degree. The first-level university degree may have been obtained in the same office or in other locations, even abroad. The enrollment acceptance is subject to the possession of curricular requirements and personal preparation. The requirements must be completed before enrollment in the Master's Degree, as the current legislation does not provide for the possibility of having "debits" to be filled during the Master degree. The curricular requirements and personal preparation will be specified in the Study Regulations of the Master of Science. The verification of the student's personal preparation is entrusted to a specific Commission of the Master of Science in Telecommunications Engineering, which will carry out its own assessment on the basis of appropriate documentation proving the previous curriculum. specific educational goals. The Master of Science in Telecommunications Engineering aims to form a Graduates with advanced skills in computer systems and transport information and in the design of electronic devices and systems. Title conferred. Master of Science in Telecommunications Engineering Dublin Descriptors: I - Knowledge and understanding Graduates in Telecommunications Engineering will have acquired an in-depth analysis capabilities in the areas that characterize the degree course with particular reference to the development and transmission of information and the design of electronic systems. This capacity will be achieved by providing future engineers master the mathematical / scientific tools necessary for a complete understanding of the treated material, and applying these tools to the analysis and design of advanced and technologically complex. Compared to the first degree course, it will be given greater emphasis to increasing the material to equip graduates with a strong ability proactive that will put you in a position to contribute to the processes of technological innovation in the areas covered by the Master's Degree. In this view, the knowledge acquired at the end of the course will include the main sectors of telecommunications, including signal processing, digital transmission systems, telecommunication networks, the antennas, the analysis and design of electronic systems. The acquisition of such knowledge will be tested through exercises, intermediate tests, written tests and oral profit, discussion of projects assigned by the teacher. II - Applying knowledge and understanding The Master's Degree in Telecommunications Engineering will have developed the ability to apply knowledge of mathematics and other basic sciences to interpret and describe, even in an original way, the information engineering problems, and telecommunications in particular. Such skills will be complemented by the ability to design tests and experiments both virtual and on real complex systems and understand the results in order to propose solutions, even innovative, to the same problems, presenting itself as an active player in the process of development and technology transfer in various areas in which it will operate, with reference both to the national scene both at the international level. It will also be able to adapt its cultural baggage that will meet the diverse needs in his career. The ability to apply the acquired knowledge will be verified in the course of studies with projects and practical tests, also to be held in groups, for individual courses and thesis work of theoretical / experimental in which the student will be required to deal with technological problems even complex. The ability to understand and self-update will also be verified, leaving the student the task of deepening the scientific literature proposed solutions by evaluating how they can be applied to assigned problems. III - Making judgments The Graduate Degree will be able to make its own assessment and / or judgment based on the interpretation of the available data and abstract patterns, as well as identify ways, including original and innovative, the additional data collection that may be necessary in order to achieve greater certainty about complex information engineering issues, and telecommunications in particular. This is expressed by the capacity of knowing how to do, knowing how to take initiatives and decisions in the awareness of the risks, taking into account both the evolution and development of the technique also impact economic and social choices. Well as through specific courses aimed learning the techniques for developing formal models and acquisition and processing of data and signals, these capabilities will be developed throughout the course of studies through the integration of the teachings. The verification of the maturity and independence of judgment is carried out continuously by the teachers during the training through periodic and final audits. In particular, the teachings that provide for significant design component, through exercises, presentations of theses activities, laboratory work, and the final test, based on an original work, to assess the ability of independent judgment of the student. IV - Communication skills Graduates in Telecommunications Engineering will utilize its technical expertise and the basis for dialogue and communicate their ideas to a wide range of professionals, with an exhibition style appropriate and rigorous. It will also be able to interface with the world of research to present rigorously the problems that need innovative solutions and transfer these solutions in the production world. This kind of ability is essential for the development and coordination of complex projects. Moreover, in addition to Italian, you will be able to use fluently the English language in writing and orally, especially in relation to the technical dictionary of the sector. These skills will be acquired either through the preparation of technical documents for specific projects or presentations, both with adequate introduction to the technical language used in the field of scientific literature (mostly in English). In particular, the final test will provide the student with an opportunity to study and verification of analytical skills, processing and communication of the work done. It provides for the discussion, before a commission, a report produced by the student on a thematic area crossed in his studies. being evaluated in this case are not only the elaborate content, but also the capacity for synthesis, communication and exposure of the candidate, the justification, even dialectics, of the choices made. Language / and official teaching, and assessment of the preparation. ITALIAN V - Learning skills Graduates in Telecommunications Engineering will develop their learning skills in order to continue studying and updating, in order to operate effectively in different areas of work in which you will operate, even with new situations and never addressed before. It will have the self-learning ability needed to undertake further studies, as a second-level Master courses and Doctorate in the field of information engineering, as well as to undertake the work at research centers and advanced design. For this reason, the Graduates will have a broad overview of the methodological landscape, technical and scientific point of reference for study and deal with complex and innovative issues. In particular, many teachings and especially the thesis work, provide for the need for personal insights to provide the ability to search and select the relevant literature and to study and learn the solutions of all sizes. The division of the total labor hours required for the student will give a strong emphasis on personal working hours to offer the student the opportunity to test and improve their learning skills. Other useful tools to achieve this skill are carried out internships in Italy and abroad. [-]

Master's Degree in Telecommunications Engineering

University of Bologna School of Engineering and Architecture
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Italy Bologna

Nowadays telecommunications are pervasive, applying to all products of modern life. A telecommunications engineer is able to design, implement and manage telecommunication devices, systems, networks and services. [+]

Master goals Telecommunications engineering is an international program fully-taught in English through which, on the one hand, students will acquire a deep knowledge of the four macro-layer of telecommunications: electromagnetism, signal and systems, networks, application and services; on the other hand, they will obtain a solid background in basic related fields (such as electrical circuits and devices, computer science and mathematics). Students will be supported in developing an appropriate attitude towards analytical and designing methodologies, along with organizational and management skills. Career opportunities Nowadays telecommunications are pervasive, applying to all products of modern life. A telecommunication engineer is able to design, implement and manage telecommunication devices, systems, networks and services. Moreover, a solid background in telecommunications can be very helpful in many other jobs and professional positions: about 50% of the telecommunications engineers who graduated from the University of Bologna find a job in companies not belonging to the field of telecommunications. Learning activities Learning activities are based on the established tradition of telecommunications engineering studies in Bologna: they span from signal propagation in both radio and optical media to communication theory, networks, applications and services, including lectures, laboratory activities and seminars. The course value is strengthened by connections with numerous national and regional industrial partners, resulting in opportunities as internships and student-oriented presentations. Students will be able to benefit from active cooperation at the international level as well as spending a period abroad, broadening his/her knowledge and personal background. Admission Requirements Admission to the 2nd cycle degree programme is conditional to meeting curricular requirements and secondly on assessing student personal competencies and skills. Candidates not meeting curricular requirements will not be admitted to the 2nd cycle degree programme. Those meeting them will be required to sit an entrance exam to assess their personal competencies and skills. Candidates passing the entrance exam will be admitted to the 2nd cycle degree programme. The curricular requirements and assessing methods are indicated below. All candidates must have certified English language skills to at least level B2. Such a certificate may be issued by the "University Linguistic Centre" (CLA) or an equivalent certification body. [-]

Master in Communication and Media Engineering

Offenburg University
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2017 Germany Offenburg

Information at your fingertips, mobile computing, internet of things, multimedia networks - many trends accelerate today's life. The dynamic and economic role of knowledge and information is identified as a key [+]

Master in Communication and Media Engineering Language: English

Information at your fingertips, mobile computing, internet of things, multimedia networks - many trends accelerate today's life. The dynamic and economic role of knowledge and information is identified as a key success factor and driving force behind the global market of telecommunication, computer science and media technology. The international master's degree program Communication and Media Engineering (CME) is tailored to meet the challenges of the multimedia age. The curriculum of the program was developed in 1998 by the departments of "Electrical Engineering and Information Technology" and "Media and Information Engineering". To our knowledge, it was the first postgraduate program which combined essential elements of communication engineering with innovative multimedia issues. The program has been continuously updated to modern needs and continues to successfully combine the two aspects.... [-]


Master in Wireless Communications Engineering

University of Oulu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Finland Oulu

30 years of groundbreaking research and cooperation with the global telecommunication and electronics companies like Nokia has been the foundation for the programme development at the Department of Communications Engineering (DCE) and Centre for Wireless Communications (CWC). DCE & CWC research unit being in charge of conducting WCE programme consist of ca 130 academics, of which roughly 50% are foreigns coming from ca 20 countries from all main continents. [+]

Master in Wireless Communications Engineering WCE - Wirelessly Yours! 30 years of groundbreaking research and cooperation with the global telecommunication and electronics companies like Nokia has been the foundation for the programme development at the Department of Communications Engineering (DCE) and Centre for Wireless Communications (CWC). DCE & CWC research unit being in charge of conducting WCE programme consist of ca 130 academics, of which roughly 50% are foreigns coming from ca 20 countries from all main continents. Study WCE will help you reach your goals! The programme consists of cutting-edge knowledge and latest developments in the essential areas and topics of wireless communications systems and networks. It will give you relevant skills and core knowledge of the latest methods, tools and technologies combined with time-tested issues such as information theory, advanced wireless communication systems, communication networks, stochastical and digital signal processing, antennas, radio channels, radio engineering, electronics design, and computer engineering. You will possess the essential knowledge on the design of wireless communications networks at the system level. Graduate WCE will give you the professional edge! As a graduate of WCE you will get foundational background in a growing, dynamic field of wireless communications including networking, systems and technologies. The skills gained in the Master’s Degree Programme offer a solid academic training that answers to the demands of wireless communications industry globally. Work WCE will advance your career! You may get the possibility to move forward even during your studies. Centre for Wireless Communications, CWC, provides a number of jobs as a trainee or a master's thesis student, with the possibility to continue as a doctoral student at CWC doctoral study programme at the University of Oulu Graduate School (UniOGS), and even as a post doctoral researcher at CWC. Typically 10-12 master's degree holders from CWC receive Ph.D. degree every year. Programme Outline Studies of wireless communications engineering consist of basic and advanced modules that are obligatory. Besides that a WCE student can choose elective courses from the optional module consisting of 24 courses from the areas of of electrical and computer engineering, as well as Finnish language studies. In addition, obligatory advanced practical training and written Master’s thesis are mandatory parts of WCE studies. Details of course structure are defined as follows: Basic Module (subject studies) Basic module gives all the basic knowledge on digital communications engineering. It contains the sufficient background in information theory, coding, optimization, as well as in wireless systems, communications networks, and radio engineering. After completing this preparation module, the student is, for example, able to design modern wireless communications systems and networks design future mobile communications systems, including network exchanges, base stations and mobile handsets design air-interface modules in detail at a physical algorithm level of OSI model design transceiver’s radio frequency electronics and digital signal processing parts perform system simulations at radio frequency, communication link, and network levels Advanced module (advanced studies) Advanced module on wireless communications engineering extends the skills learned in the basic module. It gives more information on communications networks, radio channels, design of radio systems, and antennas. After completing advanced module, the student is even more capable, for example, in designing modern wideband wireless communications systems (e.g., spread spectrum, CDMA, OFDM, UWB, MIMO, cognitive radios, etc.) designing radio networks and protocols DSP design of transceiver algorithms RF system design and radio link budget analysis of an air-interface designing intelligent antennas for base stations and handsets Optional Module (elective studies) Optional module is constructed from a list of optional courses by a student's choice. Depending on student’s choice, this optional module makes it possible to widen student’s expertise into the fields of practical analog and digital electronics design, RF components, mobile and social computing, signal processors, video and biomedical signal processing, machine vision, and several traditional computer science and engineering courses lectured in English. In addition it is possible to take Finnish language courses as elective studies, since they will help student to integrate into the Finnish society during studies and after graduation. Advanced practical training (internship) WCE programme also include an obligatory training period of 2 months, which is typically performed in electronics, communications, or network operator companies. It is also possible to do it in a research group at the university, or at some other research units. It is recommended to perform the training period during the summer time after the first study year. Every student is responsible for finding the employer for the training period by him/herself. In the case a student is not able to find training position in electronics industry, WCE programme will help to find training opportunity in a research group at the university. Department of Communications Engineering & Centre for Wireless Communications offers every year training and master's thesis grants for all of our WCE students. It is also possible to employ student’s prior work experience obtained after B.Sc. degree, in order to fulfil advanced practical training requirement of WCE programme. Programme Admissions General Academic Eligibility Requirements are the same for all of the UO Master's programmes. However, there are programme specific ways to show English language proficiency. See details from the Language Requirements page. There are also country-specific requirements of application documents. Please, read them carefully before submitting an application. Programme Specific Academic Requirements 1. B.Sc. Degree requirements Applicants who have obtained a university level Bachelor's degree or higher in one of the following degree programmes: Communication engineering Electrical engineering Computer engineering are eligible. The Bachelor’s degree should be equivalent to 180 ECTS corresponding at least three years of full-time study. Bachelor’s degree must have been granted by an academic, higher education institute, which enables the applicant to apply for higher university degree (master) studies in his/her home country. Other degrees are not eligible. Students who are on their last term/semester of Bachelor’s studies can apply to study for a Master’s degree. Applicants with good academic records can be offered a conditional study placement. Students are asked to state the expected date of graduation on the application form and provide the transcript of records with the other application documents. In the case that the applicant is accepted for study, the applicant has to submit officially certified copies of his/her Bachelor’s degree certificate and the final transcript of records by the deadlines. 2. Prior Studies The tight 2-year time-frame of the WCE programme does not give room for students to patch up their knowledge. Hence, the applicants for the programme are expected to possess sufficient basic knowledge from the areas of mathematics, probability theory and stochastic processes, signal theory, telecommunications theory, modulation methods, network theory, analog and digital electronics, radio engineering, electromagnetic wave theory, radio channels, signal processing, computer engineering, and programming skills. 3. Grade Limits In addition to the abovementioned general eligibility requirements, the applicants must posses good, very good or excellent grades in mathematical sciences, and the overall grade of the Bachelor's degree (Cumulative Grade Point Average, CGPA) in engineering should be good, very good or excellent. Comparisons between GPA for different education systems can be found from here (see also the web-links on that page). 4. Intake Restrictions The annual target intake of the WCE programme for admission period is 20 students. Also Finnish students having a university level B.Sc. and fulfilling the above criteria are eligible to the programme. A class may not be started, if the number of accepted students is less than 10. 5. Publication of the Results All selected applicants will be informed of their results with e-mail at the turn of April to May 2016. E-mail will also be send for those students who are not selected. The results of the official selection will also be placed on the UO IMP web page. Please note that any information given on this website document that is erroneous or changed at a later date cannot be accepted as grounds for an appeal. 6. Application Procedure and Documents Required Details of application procedure can be found from here. After completing and submitting the online application, it needs to be printed, signed and sent together with the necessary attachments to the address: University Admissions Finland, Unioninkatu 40 C, FI-00170 Helsinki, Finland. Recommendation letters and Curriculumn Vitae (CV) must also be sent along your printed and signed application to University Admissions Finland. 7. WCE Programme Specific Documents/Requirements When filling in your online application you have to fill the following information into the application form: A. Abstract of your Bachelor's Thesis (max. 3000 characters) Please fill into your application the Abstract of your Bachelor's thesis if a thesis is an obligatory part of your B.Sc. degree (in English, max 3 000 characters). If your B.Sc. degree does not include an obligatory written Bachelor’s thesis indicate it clearly by typing “My B.Sc. degree does not include a written B.Sc. thesis work”. If you are currently doing your thesis work (i.e., if you are on your last term/semester of your Bachelor’s studies) but it is not yet completed, write a draft abstract describing thesis contents. B. Motivation Letter (max. 7000 characters) Describe briefly (max. 7000 characters) your motivation for applying to study in Master's Degree Programme in Wireless Communication Engineering. Your letter should entail the following: why you wish to study at the University of Oulu, reasons why you have chosen this particular degree programme, how your previous studies and work experience support studying in this programme, how you will finance your studies, describe all working experience you have in engineering before and after obtaining B.Sc. degree, how your possible studies at the University of Oulu would improve your future career and/or study objectives, and what are your plans after obtaining Master’s degree. Please note that all application documents must be sent to the University Admissions Finland address in Helsinki, nor to the University of Oulu. In addition to the standard document requirements, educational documents from certain countries must be submitted in a certain country-specific way. By using your My UAF account you can check if your degree-awarding country has any specific requirements for the way the documents have to be submitted. Selection Process and Detailed Selection Criteria The applicants for the programme are expected to possess sufficient basic knowledge from the areas of mathematics, probability theory and stochastic processes, signal theory, telecommunications theory, modulation methods, network theory, analog and digital electronics, radio engineering, electromagnetic wave theory, radio channels, signal processing, computer engineering, and programming skills. The applicants are ranked based on their previous studies on those areas, as well as study grades like Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA), motivation, CV, recommendation letters, and work experience. A student selection sheet with points scale is used to rank applicants transpanently. Reviewers of applicants will decide whether applicant possess sufficient prior knowledge or not. Reviewers will also judge whether applicant's overall grade of the Bachelor's degree and CGPA will fall into the classes of good, very good and excellent or not. Student Selection Student selection is based on submitted B.Sc. documentation, recommendation and motivation letters, work experience, etc. WCE programme does not arrange interview of applicants. The results of the selection will be published on the University of Oulu IMP selection web page at the turn of April to May. University of Oulu International Master’s Scholarship Scheme 2017-2018 Connected with the renewal of university strategy, the increased importance of internationalization and the introduction of tuition fees for non-EU/EEA citizens, the University of Oulu has assigned a significant amount of money for tuition scholarships for 2017 entry. The scholarships will be granted in the form of a tuition fee waiver. The tuition fee waiver awarded covers 100 % of the full tuition fee. Applicants can apply for the tuition scholarship as part of the admissions process. University of Oulu Scholarship Scheme in more detail The University of Oulu International Master’s Scholarship Scheme (IM Scholarship) provides scholarships to academically talented international students. The scholarship is aimed at students studying for a Master’s degree in the University of Oulu two-year International Master’s programmes. The scholarship covers the full international tuition fee. University of Oulu IM Scholarships do not cover living costs. In order to retain the scholarship in the following year of study, a student must have completed 55 ECTS by the end of the previous academic year. If a student does not achieve this requirement during the first year of studies, they will be liable to pay the full international tuition fee for the second year if they wish to complete their Master’s degree programme. An exception to this rule can be made if a student has been granted approved leave from studies (e.g. due to serious illness). Eligibility Requirements to Apply for International Master’s Scholarship Applicants are eligible to apply for a University of Oulu IM Scholarship 2017-18, if they are: Non-EU/EEA* citizens who do not have a permanent residence permit in Finland. (Applicants not eligible for the International Master’s Scholarship are: 1) non-EU/EEA citizens who have a permanent residence permit in Finland, 2) EU/EEA citizens or comparable persons, 3) University of Oulu students who have been accepted to study BEFORE the academic year 2017-18.) Eligible to apply for a Master’s degree programme at the University of Oulu for academic year 2017 – 18. The applicant has obtained their first academic degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent) from a recognised institution of higher education. The applicant proves a high level of proficiency in English language. Approved methods of demonstrating language proficiency. Applicants who are in their last term/semester of studies for their first academic degree during the application period, can apply for the scholarship. Applicants who receive a conditional offer of study placement for a Master’s programme will receive a conditional scholarship offer. The scholarship application will be processed in the selection procedure only if the applicant meets the admissions criteria. *European Union / European Economic Area member states are: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein Republic, Denmark, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and United Kingdom. With the EU legislation, Switzerland is also comparable for EU member states. The nature of residence permit is indicated in the residence permit with a letter. A permanent residence permit bears the letter P or A and an EC residence permit for third-country nationals with long-term EC resident status bears the letters P-EY. Application for International Master’s Scholarship 2017-18 There is no separate application system for the International Master’s Scholarship. All applicants for University of Oulu Master’s degree programmes need to complete the Student Application Form. Those applicants who are applying for the University of Oulu International Master’s Scholarship have to additionally complete the “Application for Scholarship,” section which can be found at the end of the Student Application Form. The International Master’s Scholarship application section cannot be completed and/or submitted without the Student Application Form. The application period for the University of Oulu Master’s degree programmes and International Master’s Scholarships is 15.12.2016-25.1.2017 Selection criteria for University of Oulu IM Scholarship 2017-2018 Admissions and scholarships decisions will be taken at the same time. Those students successful in obtaining an International Master’s Scholarship will be notified at the same time as their offer of admission to their International Master’s programme is confirmed. The selection criteria for the University of Oulu IM Scholarship are based on previous academic performance and academic potential. For questions concerning the University of Oulu IM Scholarship, please contact admissions.officer(a)oulu.fi [-]

Master's Degree In Strategic Management In Telecommunications

Fundación Universitaria Iberoamericana (FUNIBER)
Online Part time 18 - 24 months Spain

The dual approach of the Master in Strategic Management in Telecommunications (MDETel) on matters of Business Administration and Telecommunications enables profiles .... [+]

Master in Strategic Management in Telecommunications

Innovation and entrepreneurship are positioned as basic skills for managers of companies in the XXI century.

Modern business management is developed in a global society and evolving interconnected through the Information Technology and Telecommunications.

To meet these challenges not just a specialized art training in Network and Telecommunications Services. As a differentiating factor, the manager must acquire the ability to provide an overview of actions that are realized in systemic, comprehensive and innovative leadership that will enable its business plan successfully.

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Integrated Master's in Telecommunications and Informatics Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 10 semesters September 2017 Portugal Braga

This course, with spread spectrum, ensures knowledge of communication systems in a comprehensive and consolidated manner, integrating the fields of electronics and information technology. [+]

Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree) Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 10 curricular semesters Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Telecommunications Engineering INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS The course provides knowledge of communication systems, integrating the fields of electronics and information technology. The graduate will be holding specific expertise in different technological aspects, including in the areas of radiation and electromagnetic propagation, coding and transmission of information, computer communication networks, mobile systems, management and operation of networks and communication systems, as well as new services and applications supported by modern integrated telecommunications systems. Because of his profile, he will be able to work for telecom operators, enterprises in the area of computer networks, companies that develop equipment and applications for telecommunications and content providers, without forgetting the centres of research and development that develop work in this field. Careers The graduate will be able to perform functions required by various types of Telecommunications operators, for companies operating in the area of computer networks, for companies developing equipment and applications for telecommunications or contente providers, not to mention research & development centers working in this area. [-]

Master Program in Data Science

Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
Campus Full time 9 months September 2017 Spain Barcelona

Degree awarded: Official Degree in Data Science. [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. The Master in Data Science at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics offers thorough training in predictive, descriptive and prescriptive analytics. With this training, graduates will be prepared to design and build data-driven systems for decision-making in the private or public sector. The study program is organized around the following coordinates: Statistics and Machine Learning Optimization and Operational Research Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence and Big Data Analytics Economics, Finance, and Policy Making Courses are taught both by leading academics in the fields of Statistics, Economics, and Operations Research, and experienced professionals from the Analytics industry. The study program also includes top guest speakers who are currently expanding the frontier of knowledge in Analytics. The students learn how to put in practice what is taught in the classroom by using real data and answering real business questions from a wide array of companies from different industries. Students have the opportunity to solve an entire Analytics project end-to-end during the practicum in a local company. Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive a Master Degree in Data Science awarded jointly by Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Universitat Pompeu Fabra. All Barcelona GSE master degrees have been recognized by the Catalan and Spanish Education authorithies within the framework of the Bologna Process (in Spanish, “Master Universitario o Master Oficial”). [-]

Master in Communication Engineering

National Central University
Campus Full time September 2017 Taiwan Taoyuan

Department of Communication Engineering was founded in 2003, and its graduate programs (Ph.D. and Master programs) were founded in 2000. The department currently consists of 15 faculty members. [+]

Department of Communication Engineering was founded in 2003, and its graduate programs (Ph.D. and Master programs) were founded in 2000. The department currently consists of 15 faculty members. The department has three research groups: Communication Systems Signal Processing Communication Networks To investigate communication theory and promote technology, faculty members and graduate students always diligently pursue a lot of advanced research projects all over the world. Elective Main Courses Communication System: Digital Communications, Coding Theory Signal Processing: Digital Signal Processing, Adaptive Signal Processing for Communications Communication Networks: Computer Communication Networks, Wireless Protocol Technology Requirements for Graduation Required credits : 24 credits (including 9 credits from main courses & 4 credits from Seminar classes) Duration of Study : 1~4 years Other requirements : Pass an oral defense of thesis. Elective Courses Research Facilities & Lab Communication System Lab. Broadband Mobile Communication Lab. Signal Processing Lab. Video/Audio Processing Lab. Visual Communications Lab. Admission Documents Autobiography Research Proposal Two Letters of Recommendation TOEFL or Other Evidence of English Proficiency Evidence of Chinese Proficiency Related Academic Publications [-]

Upc-viu Joint Masters In Mobile Communications Systems

VIU Valencian International University
Online Part time 1 week April 2017 Spain Valencia

UPC interuniversity master self-VIU on mobile communications aims to provide specific training advanced in this field, in order to form excellent specialized in the field of mobile communications professionals. [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. UPC-VIU Joint Masters in Mobile Communication Systems Since the dawn of the twenty-first century are producing major changes in society. Many of these changes have been triggered by widespread access to any information. In this context, mobile and wireless communications have played a key role. Today, billions of people around the world make use of smart phones, Internet and other innovative technologies, which offer a wide range of services and options for users, with a degree of interactivity and choice never seen . At the end of 2015 half of the world population (about 3600 million users) had a subscription to a mobile operator, the number of mobile devices worldwide was more than 7.3 billion, and the turnover represented around 4 % of world GDP. Today, the merger between wireless and Internet technologies along with the development of advanced services, such as smartphones or tablets multimedia mobile terminals, is in full blast. As a result, in the last two decades there have been a growing number of innovative technologies for networking mobile broadband (cellular networks), wireless local area network (WLAN), wireless sensor networks (WSN), smart objects (RFID ), heterogeneous networks (small cells), technologies that end up coming together in the complex scenario envisaged for fifth generation mobile systems or 5G to be implemented from 2020. In this context, the master Interuniversity own UPC-VIU on mobile communications aims to provide specific training advanced in this field, in order to form excellent specialized in the field of mobile communications professionals. GOALS The objective of this master is to equip students with the specific skills to cope successfully with the demands of the labor market and the dynamism of the mobile communications sector. The training program developed for this master has been the result of a careful selection of materials, and is designed to provide students with a structured framework within which all necessary to become highly qualified in the sector professional disciplines are integrated. This degree allows you to add a differentiator specialization and quality that can not miss in prestigious professional career. Career prospects As a result of the training, the master trained for positions of responsibility related to: Design and dimensioning of mobile cellular networks i wireless networks Management and operation of mobile networks Support for the commissioning of network equipment and systems Development of new products and services based on mobility Development of services and applications on mobile devices. economic and technical management of projects on mobile technologies in business and technology centers Implementation of legislation on telecommunications in a global market Admission Profile This master is aimed at professionals in the telecommunications, IT and other engineering related technologies of information and communication technologies (ICT) wishing to enter or wishing to improve their knowledge and skills in the field of mobile communications, one of the most dynamic sectors of telecommunications. It also addresses recent and students about to finish their undergraduate studies wishing to develop their career in an expanding sector graduates. [-]