Communication Systems

Study mode:On campus Study type:Full-time Languages: English
Local:$ 1.07 k / Year(s) Foreign:$ 1.07 k / Year(s)  
43 place StudyQA ranking:4160 Duration:24 months

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We offer specializations in the following technical disciplines: Wireless Communication; Signals, Images and Interfaces; Networking and Mobility; Internet Computing; Information Security, as well as options for minors in management; space technology; bio-computing; computer engineering.
We have an internationally diverse faculty composed by world-renowned visionaries in their fields. Our research programs cover almost all aspects of modern communications, including theoretical foundations, security, signal processing, vision, networking, computer engineering, and systems.
Most of our research is focused on building and demonstrating technologies that will be required in next-generation systems, and their integration into operational communication systems.

The curriculum consists of:

* 3 semesters of courses and practise in laboratory (90 ECTS).

* 1 semester Master's thesis (30 ECTS) in research laboratories (EPFL or other university) or in a company (in Switzerland or abroad).

* Choice among 5 specialisations (30 ECTS, incl. in the total 120 credits).

Possibilities of specializations:
- Wireless Communication
- Signals, Images and Interfaces
- Networking and Mobility
- Internet Computing
- Information Security

Possibility of a 30 ECTS Minor in Contemporary Asian Studies, Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship, Biocomputing, Biomedical Technologies or Space Technologies.

Possibility to spend additional 6 months in industry or in a research lab to get a taste of "the real world" and gain valuable experience. We provide you with an extensive support system to help you secure the internship that is of most interest to you.

Anyone holding a Bachelor's degree from a recognized university can apply to the EPFL Masters Programmes. However, please be aware that admission is competitive. Only candidates with excellent academic records and references have good chances to be accepted.This Masters programme is taught in English. The EPFL recommends students entering the programme to have at least a B2 level of the teaching language (defined by the Common European Framework of Reference for languages scale). A C1 level would allow candidates to follow the courses in good conditions. English Language Requirements IELTS band: 7 TOEFL paper-based test score : 600 TOEFL iBT® test: 100
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