Telecommunication Engineering

Politecnico di Milano

Program Description

Telecommunication Engineering

Politecnico di Milano

Mission and goals

The Master of Science program in Telecommunications Engineering features an advanced and innovative curriculum with multidisciplinary courses in the areas of Internet services and applications, communication systems, multimedia signal processing, optical and radio technologies, and remote sensing.

Students can select four possible tracks (all taught in English):

  • Photonics and Radio
  • Communication Networks
  • Signals
  • Internet Engineering (in cooperation with MSc in Computer Science and Engineering)

or define their personalized study program through a large set of available courses.

Eligible students

Students holding at least a BSc degree in a related field and 15 years of education are eligible for application. Preference is accorded to graduates in Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, and Computer Engineering. A solid background in the fundamentals of engineering is requested, i.e. in Mathematics, Physics, Telecommunications disciplines, Computer Science, Electronics

Professional opportunities

Our graduates are engineers that are expert in the design of communication systems, in organizing and managing communication networks that are part of the big Internet, and in the defining and customizing communication services. Career opportunities are available not only in the traditional sector of Telecommunications (operators and manufacturers) but in many others for which the communication services are crucial (like finance, energy, production, public services, commerce, etc.).

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Cost & Fees

For EU students fees are based on students’ family income and the study plan presented, and range from about €800 to €3,300 per year.

Last updated June 21, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2017
2 years
Full time
3,500 EUR
Start date Oct. 2017
Italy Milan
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price 3,500 EUR
Tuition fees for non EU students, per year. Tuition fees for EU students range from about 900 to about 3,500€ per year, for the two-year duration of the programme.