Master of Science in Internet and Multimedia Engineering

University Of Genoa (Università Degli Studi Di Genova)

Program Description

Master of Science in Internet and Multimedia Engineering

University Of Genoa (Università Degli Studi Di Genova)


The course offers advanced education in Information and Communications Technology (ICT), with special reference to signal processing (voice, video, data, and multimedia), telecommunications systems, networks and networking applications. The program focuses on providing methodological and advanced design skills to become high-level professionals in all areas of Telecommunications Engineering.

Learning by doing

The course offers lectures (in English), laboratories, guided visits to companies and seminars. The final thesis project gives students the possibility of developing further competence in the framework of high-level research labs.

Career perspectives

Design, implementation, and presentation of commercial tenders, sales, technical assistance and customer care, in advanced ICT technology, with specific reference to systems, networks and applications development.

What you will learn

Advanced Telecommunication Engineering: Physical layer aspects of digital communications, channel models, coding, and modulation

Mobile Communication Systems: Mobile radio networks, current structure, and evolution towards 5G

Network Architectures and Protocols: Advanced networking, QoS, virtualization, cloud/fog computing, sensor networks and IoT, performance evaluation

Multimedia Digital Signal Processing: Advanced DSP, image processing and recognition, array SP, cognitive telecommunication systems

Antennas and Electromagnetic Propagation: Fundamentals of guided propagation, antennas, and remote sensing

Cybersecurity: Security of computer systems and networks


The Master Program in Internet and Multimedia Engineering provides advanced education on signal, image, and video processing, networking and telematics, mobile and fixed communications systems and applied electromagnetics.

We build high-level ICT professionals in Internet, Multimedia, and Telecommunications Engineering, with vision and knowledge on current technology evolution, ready to face the challenges of Internet-of-Things, Big Data, Smart Systems, Machine Learning and 5th Generation Mobile Networks (5G) era.

Our program has a strong characterization toward Internet engineering on one side, and toward signal processing and multimedia systems, either networked or stand-alone, on the other. Students learn how to address the design, management, and operation of distributed communication and processing architectures and multimedia applications, in mobility and over heterogeneous networks, with different levels of smartness and interactivity.

Quick facts

Degree type: Master of Science

Duration and credits: 2 Years / 120 CFU

Class: LM-27 Ingegneria delle Telecomunicazioni

Admission: Free access

Sede: Genova

Teaching language: English

Teaching mode: Lectures

Taxes and fees: From 0 to 3000 euros per year. Find out if you are entitled to scholarships and exemptions

International partnerships: Student exchange

Head of the program: Franco Davoli

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This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated August 31, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2019
2 years
Full time
- From 0 to 3000 euros per year. Contact us to find out if you are entitled to scholarships and exemptions.
Italy - Genoa, Liguria
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