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Multimedia and Communications, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #253 (QS) ,
Multimedia and Communications programme from Carlos III University of Madrid technologies make up the most relevant areas in Telecommunications, as they encompass the resolution of problems in broadband transmission, ubiquitous distribution in communication networks, and information and multimedia content management, increasingly important aspects in a knowledge and content-based society.

About

Telecommunications is one of the backbones of modern society, and as a result, communication technologies are one of the most active research areas in developed countries. For many years now Universidad Carlos III de Madrid has offered Telecommunication Engineering degrees, creating departments with professors who possess strong backgrounds in key R + D areas of Communications and Multimedia Processing.

Multimedia and Communications technologies make up the most relevant areas in Telecommunications, as they encompass the resolution of problems in broadband transmission, ubiquitous distribution in communication networks, and information and multimedia content management, increasingly important aspects in a knowledge and content-based society.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Information Theory
  • Digital Communications
  • Applications of Signal Processing
  • Signal Processing in Communications
  • Speech and Audio Processing
  • Advanced Signal Processing
  • Machine Learning

Audience

  • This program is open to students holding a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent with a noteworthy knowledge base in signal processing, multimedia, communications and statistics. It is fundamental for candidates to possess mastery of English in order to carry out the training and research activities associated with this program.

Lecturers

  • Direction:Professor Ángel Navia Vázquez

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    60 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    70

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • Candidate’s academic transcript 70%
  • Ability of the candidate to successfully undertake the Master’s program studies 20%
  • Motivation of candidate, commitment, dedication to program and corresponding research interests10%

For evaluation of criterion 1, the applicant’s academic transcript will be taken into account: courses taken and marks obtained.

For evaluation of criterion 2, previous education and training of the applicant will be taken into account together with his/her professional experience according to his/her submitted CV.

For evaluation of criterion 3, the candidate’s letter of motivation will be taken into consideration.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    177 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 177 EUR per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    177 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 177 EUR per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Madrid

  • 745 - 1260 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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