MScElectronics and Communications Engineering
|Study location||Italy, Siena, San Niccolò, via Roma, 56 - 53100 - email: email@example.com|
Engineering (JACS H000)
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Awards||MSc (LM-27 Second cycle degree in Telecommunications Engineering)|
You can calculate the amount to be paid per year at this link.
|Application fee||€40 per programme
You will receive an e-mail with the payment instructions.
Bachelor/Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
After you have applied, an Enrolment Committee will assess your competencies and skills against the requirements of the MSc Programme.
University of Siena GPA requirements. University of Siena in Italy requires students to maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5
The competences required to be admitted to the MSc in engineering are:
After the evaluation
In case of a large number of applications, students who pass the selection based on the submitted documents will also be invited to take part in a remote written test, possibly followed by an interview. The dates of the remote written test will be communicated to the admitted students via email.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Procedures at the Italian Diplomatic Representatives
EU citizens – Non EU citizens with regular permit to stay – Italians with degrees obtained abroad
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): World.
In order to take the MSc courses, students must have an adequate knowledge of the English language, at minimum B2 level, as established by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Students can demonstrate the required knowledge level either through an approved international certification (see the list) of international certifications recognized by the University of Siena), or by passing a B2 level exam at the Centro Linguistico di Ateneo (CLA).
After enrolment in Siena, students having an international certification must present it to the CLA office. The CLA is located in Piazza San Francesco 7, Siena (more details can be found in the related website).
For students who are obliged to pass the B2 exam, the University of Siena offers B2 level courses. Dates of the exams and timetables of the courses are reported in the CLA website. The timetable of the English courses is also included in the MSc courses timetable.
Students are strongly encouraged to pass the B2 exam as soon as possible, in order to be able to fruitfully take the MSc courses.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The MSc in Electronics and Communications Engineering aims to train graduates with advanced knowledge of electronic and communications systems, their design, development, and maintenance.
The program includes subjects focused on key technical areas such as digital communication, information theory, embedded electronics, smart sensors, high frequency electromagnetic systems.
Students can customize up to 6 classes of 13 in their study plan, choosing among 23 classes organized in two curricula: “Electronics for Smart Industry” and “Telecommunications for the Digital Society”.
This is a 2-year graduate program taught entirely in English, offered to both national and international students.
The Master’s Degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering provides advanced understanding of the different topics characterizing the fields of Telecommunications and Electronics, including digital transmission techniques, theoretical and practical aspects of the information theory, analysis and management of telecommunication networks, representation and protection of multimedia information, design of sensors and microsystems, radio-frequency components, design of analog and digital circuits.
The program is completed with methodologies of advanced mathematical calculus, functional and complex analysis, to introduce the necessary tools to model and formalize the solutions of complex information engineering problems.
The MSc in Electronics Communications Engineering is entirely taught in English.
MIUR degree class: LM-27 Second cycle degree in Telecommunications Engineering
Duration in years: 2
Graduates in Electronics and Communications Engineering can be employed in industries, public companies, government agencies, financial institutions and research centers, whose Research and Development (R&D) divisions carry out activities concerning design, production, and management of systems for information processing and transmission, data networking, wired and wireless transmission, design, development and management of hardware electronic systems and subsystems.
Main positions are available in companies involved in design, production, and management of electronic, telecommunication and smart sensor systems for data and signals acquisition, information processing and transportation.
Typical job opportunities are offered by industries operating in the following fields: automotive, space and robotics, agro-food, tourism and medical areas, safety and care to elderly or disabled, preservation of cultural heritage, energy management and production, hardware modules and systems for industries and consumer products.
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