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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MTech Digital Electronics & Advanced Communication

Manipal University Dubai
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai Al Mizhar (Dubai) + 1 more

The MTech program in Digital Electronics & Advanced Communication provides comprehensive education in the area of rapidly emerging VLSI, Digital Signal Processing and Communication Technology with well qualified faculties having decades of experience. [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. QUICK FACTS 5 Schools 30 Programs 40 Nationalities 2000+ Students 4000+ Alumni OVERVIEW The MTech program in Digital Electronics & Advanced Communication provides comprehensive education in the area of rapidly emerging VLSI, Digital Signal Processing and Communication Technology with well qualified faculties having decades of experience. The course content is meticulously engineered keeping in mind the current and future requirements of the electronics & communication industry. While the first semester deals with advanced digital communication, analogue & RF VLSI design, processor architecture & research methodology, the second semester focuses on wireless communication and advanced digital signal processing. This course facilitates the students to gain practical knowledge of subjects and to carry out advanced research and development activities in the field of wireless communications and digital electronics. THE PROGRAM OFFERS THESE BENEFITS: Fully equipped centralised air conditioned lecture halls provided with projectors Digital signal processing laboratory Microprocessor laboratory Microcontroller laboratory VLSI laboratory Digital electronics laboratory Analogue electronics laboratory Communication laboratory Power electronics laboratory Industrial visits every semester Teaching with MS-PowerPoint, videos etc Lectures by distinguished personalities CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Digital Signal Processing, VLSI or Wireless Communication. ELIGIBILITY BE / BTech / AMIE or equivalent in relevant branch with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks. FEES Application Fee: 100 AED Registration Fee: 1500 AED Tuition Fee per year: 30,000 AED [-]

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. [+]

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 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 [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. 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 of Engineering Science (MENS)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Campus or Online Full time Part time 2 years January 2017 Australia Toowoomba + 1 more

If you want to become a professional engineer, and have a three-year engineering degree but no work experience, the Master of Engineering will get you there. [+]

Obtain industry experience If you want to become a professional engineer, and have a three-year engineering degree but no work experience, the Master of Engineering will get you there. In this degree, you will: gain hands-on practical lab and industry experience to prepare you for working in the engineering profession apply your study knowledge to a real-world problem in your research project - a great stepping-stone to further research degrees, including your PhD. Majors Agricultural Engineering Applied Telecommunications Civil Engineering Electrical and Electronic Engineering Environmental Engineering Geographic Information Systems Mechanical Engineering Power Engineering Structural Engineering Surveying. Professional accreditation The majors of Agricultural Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Power Engineering and Structural Engineering have been accorded full accreditation at the level of Professional Engineer by Engineers Australia and graduates are eligible for Graduate membership at the Professional Level. The majors of Geographic Information Systems and Surveying have been accorded provisional accreditation at the level of Professional Engineer by Engineers Australia. Provisional accreditation will be reviewed by Engineers Australia for full accreditation following the emergence of the first representative group of graduates. USQ is seeking provisional accreditation by Engineers Australia for the new Applied Telecommunications major. Entry Requirements 3 or 4 year engineering degree in the relevant specialisation or equivalent or An appropriate 4 year engineering degree in a non-related specialisation or equivalent English Language Requirements All students are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program. [-]

Master of Telecommunications and Network Engineering

La Trobe University
Campus Full time 2 years March 2017 Australia Melbourne

Rapid changes in computer, internet, multimedia and communication technologies have created many challenges in the field of telecommunications engineering. We will equip you with the necessary skills, knowledge and practical experience you need to excel in this demanding industry. [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. Rapid changes in computer, internet, multimedia and communication technologies have created many challenges in the field of telecommunications engineering. We will equip you with the necessary skills, knowledge and practical experience you need to excel in this demanding industry. This course focuses on all aspects of telecommunication engineering, from highlevel specifications of telecommunications systems, through to the realisation of communication circuits. Core subjects areas include: broadband digital communications, personal mobile communications, antennas and propagation, plus current experimental practice in electronics and telecommunications projects. You will also have a wide range of advanced telecommunications electives to choose from. You can choose to combine your studies with a Master of Business Administration. English Language Requirements IELTS (Academic): minimum score of 6.5 with no individual band score less than 6.0. TOEFL Paper-based Test: minimum score of 575 (minimum score of 5 in the Test of Written English). TOEFL Internet-based Test: minimum score of 80 with minimum overall for SLR 18; W 22. La Trobe Melbourne (ELICOS): Completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 6B at La Trobe Melbourne with minimum 60 per cent overall and 60 per cent in final exam. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted. Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English) for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0. Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): minimum score of 64 with no communicative skill score less than 59. Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher. Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a grade of C or higher. Or approved international equivalent. Academic entry requirements A four-year Australian Bachelor's degree in electronics, telecommunications, or computer engineering, or an Honours degree in science in an appropriate field, or approved international equivalent. A minimum background in digital logic, computer architecture, mathematics at second year level and basic programming skills in C or C++. If you do not strictly meet these requirements, you may be considered for admission following successful completion of the Postgraduate Diploma in Electronic Engineering. [-]

Master in Mobile Computing

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2017 Austria Hagenberg

Building on our Bachelor's programme of the same name, our students will get a more in-depth insight of the almost limitless possibilities of a truly global, all-pervasive, mobile computing connectivity. The challenge is adapting ever newer technological applications and environmentally sensitive automated systems across the full spectrum of everyday activities – including sport, medicine and care of the... [+]

Master in Mobile Computing Building on our Bachelor's programme of the same name, our students will get a more in-depth insight of the almost limitless possibilities of a truly global, all-pervasive, mobile computing connectivity. The challenge is adapting ever newer technological applications and environmentally sensitive automated systems across the full spectrum of everyday activities – including sport, medicine and care of the elderly – to create ever more powerful and user-friendly synergies. Taste the future here, now! Note for applicants: the language of instruction in all modules of this Master's degree programme is English. In-depth optional modules that students choose can be in English or in German. Information Degree: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc) Duration: 4 semesters (120 ECTS) Annual intake: 15 Mode of study: full-time Admission requirements: Completed Master’s or Bachelor’s degree with IT focus worth a minimum of 60 ECTS-credits, or comparable higher education at university level. Sound knowledge of English. Focus of studies The Master's degree programme Mobile Computing builds on the Bachelor's degree programme of the same name and continues the tried-and-tested syllabus combination of software development, communications technologies and telecommunication engineering. Therefore all relevant areas of Mobile Computing are covered. The degree programme takes four semesters and allows specialisation in three or more of the following subject areas. Mobile Communication Ubiquitous Computing Mobile Infotainment Mobile Software Techniques Automotive Computing Mobile Games Ambient Assisted Living/Mobile Health Smart Energy Logistics Career profile In each of these focus areas you attend a specific number of core modules and a variable number of further modules to deepen your knowledge. Additional interdisciplinary elective courses and seminars are also available and vary from semester to semester. Mobile Communications has become the touchstone activity driving the most dynamic economic sectors worldwide over the last few years. It is a global business that thrives on innovation and for which our students are intensively trained. Wide, in-depth technical knowledge in one or more main focus areas equips you with the proactive qualities that underpin leadership / management positions, and can lead to high-flying careers. Be it the conceptualisation of communications systems, the development of new interactive technologies for mobile phone applications, the design of a smart home environment or the implementation of new mobile services - there is hardly any area in which our graduates won't be able to thrive. Mobile applications are now an all-pervasive part of our daily lifes, that´s why you will be working in a highly dynamic environment with excellent career prospects. Among potential employers, keen on hiring our graduates are not only mobile communication firms but also multinational corporations, small and middle-sized enterprises and innovative start-up ventures. Your future will start right around the corner and has no limits from a global point of view. [-]

Master of Engineering (Electronic Systems)

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)
Campus Full time 1 - 4 years May 2017 Malaysia Kampar

The Master of Engineering (Electronic Systems) offers a unique combination of scientific and engineering appeal in Electronic Engineering. It provides candidates with the opportunity to conduct in-depth study in Electronic Engineering and also equips them with the ability to perform professional analysis, design, implementation, testing and documentation. [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. The Master of Engineering (Electronic Systems) offers a unique combination of scientific and engineering appeal in Electronic Engineering. It provides candidates with the opportunity to conduct in-depth study in Electronic Engineering and also equips them with the ability to perform professional analysis, design, implementation, testing and documentation. Throughout the programme, candidates will be encouraged to participate in such knowledge-enhancement activities such as report writing, laboratory works and technical studies. Knowledge developed in this field will further enhance the capability of the nation to utilize the human and natural resources of the country efficiently. Overall, this programme intends to produce graduates who are competent and highly skilled in jobs involving research, analysis, writing, teaching or consulting. Graduates are expected to exhibit knowledge of advances and developments in fields such as electronic manufacturing, micro-fabrication, advanced electronic devices and sensors, optics and optoelectronics, communication and networking, embedded systems and advanced programming for embedded hardware. Graduates would be able to demonstrate broadened knowledge in research methodologies, formulate and apply solutions to research problems and effectively interpret research results and exercise critical judgments. Salient features Candidates will able to study in Germany and obtain an additional Master of Electronic and Microsystems Engineering awarded by Regensburg University of Applied Science (OTH Regensburg) in Germany, upon fulfilling the specific requirements of both universities. Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree with Honours and CGPA of 2.75 and above or a Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of 2.75 and above in a related field from UTAR; or Bachelor’s Degree with Honours and CGPA of 2.50 and above but less than 2.75 or a Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of 2.50 and above but less than 2.75 in a related field from UTAR and subjected to rigorous internal assessment; or Bachelor’s Degree with Honours and CGPA of 2.00 and above but less than 2.50 or a Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of 2.00 and above but less than 2.50 in a related field from UTAR, show evidence of at least five (5) years of relevant working experience and subjected to rigorous internal assessment; or Any other academic qualifications equivalent to (1), (2) or (3) from another recognised University as approved by the Senate Other entry criteria An applicant is also required to possess a relevant score in one of the following English language examinations: (a) a minimum overall score of 580 in TOEFL (paper-based) or 237 in TOEFL (computer-based) or 92 in TOEFL (internet-based testing); (b) a minimum overall band score of 6.5 in IELTS; (c) a minimum grade B in Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE); (d) a minimum score of 980 in English Language Proficiency Test (ELPT); (e) a minimum score of 500 in Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) (Critical Reading); (f) a minimum score of 22 in American College Testing Assessment (ACT); (g) a credit in English 1119; (h) a minimum credit C4 in SPM English Language / "O" level English Language; (i) a minimum overall band score of 4 in MUET; or (j) any other qualification which is of equivalent level as determined by the Senate of the University. All applicants must meet the required English Language requirement before being admitted to the approved programme of study. Intakes January & May [-]

Master of Engineering (Telecommunications)

University of South Australia
Campus Full time 2 years January 2017 Australia Adelaide

Offering two specialisations, this program provides graduates in information and communication technologies and electrical engineering disciplines with an advanced understanding of theory, engineering practice and technologies... [+]

Offering two specialisations, this program provides graduates in information and communication technologies and electrical engineering disciplines with an advanced understanding of theory, engineering practice and technologies. Telecommunications You will study advanced topics in wireless and mobile communication systems, information theory and coding, and telecommunication networks. This program is strongly supported by the University of South Australia’s research environment. Electrical Power You will undertake advanced study in the theory and techniques related to electrical power systems including operation and control of modern power systems, renewable and distributed energy generation, and advanced modelling of electrical machines. As a telecommunications graduate, your role will vary from research and development (equipment, solutions), through to network planning and provisioning to operations. The Division of Information Technology, Engineering and the Environment is a world-leader in engineering technology teaching and research situated in Technology Park, a world-class location nestled among 80 companies creating the perfect environment for collaboration and innovation. In 2015, 97 per cent of our University’s research has been assessed at a world-class standard or above by the Excellence in Research for Australia ratings which include electrical and electronic engineering. [-]

Master's Programme in Wireless Communications

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Lund

The Master's Programme in Wireless Communication is one of the most popular Master's programmes at Lund University and the most popular wireless communication programmes in Sweden. [+]

Programme overview

The Master’s programme in Wireless Communication prepares students for an exciting career within a rapidly expanding industry. The University has excellent resources in the area of wireless communication, and can offer students the opportunity to learn from world-leading researchers, in state-of-the-art laboratory facilities. Research and education are closely linked within the department. All of our teachers are themselves educated to PhD level or higher, and are actively engaged in research. The Wireless Communication programme focuses on the physical and lower layers of wireless communication.

The aim is to give our students in-depth system knowledge, which in turn requires insights into the various components in a wireless system. The courses included in the programme all hold a high international standard. In addition to the taught courses, all of our students undertake a research project for their Master’s thesis. The project can be academic in nature, or developed within industry, and can be carried out either in Lund or abroad. These projects can sometimes lead to patent registration and successful entrepreneurial initiatives. Examples of companies where students have performed their degree projects include Bitcraze (Sweden), Bombardier (Sweden), Lite-on Mobile (Sweden), Huawei Technologies (Sweden), Ericsson (Sweden), Procera Networks (Sweden), and FTW (Austria). ... [-]


Master Networks & Telecoms

Institut Africain de Management
Campus Full time February 2017 Senegal Dakar

The objective of this Master is to train IT professionals in the field of communications networks. [+]

The objective of this Master is to train IT professionals in the field of communications networks. Following this training, students will be able: To administer and oversee a network architecture Sizing the construction of a computer network according to the needs Designing a client / server application on internet Develop a network security strategy Set interconnection technology adapted to business needs Understanding the issue of quality of services in networks Designing a response within tenders CONDITIONS OF ADMISSION • IT Licence • Application form • Admission Interview LANGUAGES • English students will be able to master the concepts and methods for the design and administration of information systems within IT and mathematics of decision applied to management. Students will be able to develop the following qualities: sense of responsibility, ability to work in coaching multicultural teams and decision-making analytical rigor, openness. Double student management computer skills should enable them to provide expertise and accountability functions relating to the identification of needs, the development and administration of IS, project management and implementation of a project. [-]

ICT Management Engineer

ESAIP Graduate School of Engineering
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 France Angers

A 3 year programme in French [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. A 3 year programme in French - Security Intelligent Systems - Connected Devices - Big Data & Data science - Digital Management (+) Professional certifications in our in-house training center [-]

Master in Communication Technologies and Multimedia

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

The Master Course in Communication Technologies and Multimedia educates highly qualified professionals, with a solid background in the theoretical foundations of the disciplines which are the basis of telecommunications [+]

Entry requirements: Having adequate knowledge at the level of a Bachelor degree, consistent with the disciplines covered by the Master Degree course. Duration of the course: 2 years (120 credits) Educational goals: The Master Course in Communication Technologies and Multimedia educates highly qualified professionals, with a solid background in the theoretical foundations of the disciplines which are the basis of telecommunications in their many aspects, in-depth specialized knowledge about state of the art technologies and methodologies for the development of innovative telecommunications systems, as well as technical and professional skills for consultancy and applied troubleshooting in various fields of telecommunications. Employment opportunities: Master Degree graduates in Communication Technologies and Multimedia may find employment with: businesses involved in designing, producing and running equipment, systems and infrastructures having to do with the acquisition, transport and safety of information and its use in IT applications; businesses which provide telecommunications services at every level, ranging from national and international operators to local ones; businesses using signal processing techniques for applications such as sound and image processing, sensors, robotics, biomedical engineering, remote surveillance, etc.; health care bodies, for the management of the biomedical instruments and for design, realization and management of innovative health services; public and private telecommunications and remote survey agencies, on land or in space; regulatory and control agencies for air, land and sea traffic; public and private research and development centres, working in innovative sectors in the context of engineering and telecommunications. [-]

Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced)

Western Sydney University
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years January 2017 Australia Sydney + 1 more

Master of Information and Communications Technology - Advanced (MICT-Adv) course is for students seeking to progress their knowledge in ICT discipline. This course is designed to provide in-depth knowledge in a range of theories and state-of-the-art developments in ICT. [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. Master of Information and Communications Technology - Advanced (MICT-Adv) course is for students seeking to progress their knowledge in ICT discipline. This course is designed to provide in-depth knowledge in a range of theories and state-of-the-art developments in ICT. Students will be required to complete a work experience component and a specialisation, in addition to a number of core and elective units. The course aims to develop students with knowledge and skills required in problem solving and research practice and provide opportunities to apply those skills and knowledge in a professional and ethical framework to develop themselves as lifelong learners. The speed of change in Information and Communications Technology requires everyone to update their knowledge every few years. Western Sydney University courses recognise this. In addition we concentrate on the vital role that computer networks, including internet and web technologies, are playing in all areas of life. This is reflected in our research strengths in networking and web engineering. The Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) prepares computing professionals and recent graduates for work in the information and communications technologies sector at the top of today's thoroughly globalised and networked environment. The course combines both Web Engineering and Networking specialisations, giving a strong foundation for your professional life in computing. You will gain the knowledge, understanding and skills to deal effectively with advanced issues in information and communications technologies. Career Opportunities With a Master of Information and Communications Technology (Advanced) you are equipped for different streams within the growing Information and Communications Technology industry: Web Engineering stream roles include web engineer, developer, project leader, manager, e-business specialist or developer, enterprise application developer or project leader, workflow specialist or project leader. Networking stream roles include network specialist, project leader, manager, engineer, administrator, security officer/specialist, multimedia engineer/specialist or mobile system developer/specialist. Generic stream roles include IT specialist, project manager, team leader, systems manager, developer, IT consultant, software developer or solutions architect. Admission Minimum admission requirements to this course are A Bachelor qualification in any discipline Or Diploma in ICT/Computing/IS fields and five years full-time equivalent work experience in Information and Communications Technologies which includes experience in applying skills in: programming, networking; database design and development, systems analysis and design, and project management. [-]

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... [+]

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. [+]

Masters in Telecommunication. 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.). English Remember that in order to be successfully enrolled, the presentation of an official English certificate is an essential admission requirement. Only applicants whose mother tongue is English do not need to pre¬sent an English certificate. Official results must be sent directly by the examining institution to the school’s Admissions Department and must comply with the required minimum scores: - TOEFL CBT: > 235 - TOEFL PBT: > 575 - TOEFL IBT: > 100 - CAE: C1 - IELTS: > 6.5 Applicants who, at the time of the application, still do not possess an official English certificate or who are in the process of obtaining it must include this information in their admission applications. Applicants who have completed their full Bachelor’s Degree at an English-speaking university must submit written evidence that the language of instruction of their studies was English. [-]