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Electrical Engineering with Emphasis on Telecommunication System, M.Sc.

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  • 24 months
The Electrical Engineering with Emphasis on Telecommunication Systems programme from Blekinge Institute of Technology deals with issues affecting computer networks, the internet, mobile systems, cloud communications, software defined networks (SDN), user-perceived service quality (QoE), network-based services and research methodology.


If you want to learn more about future communications systems, this programme is for you. It mainly focuses on future communications networks and the problems and challenges these will entail.

You will acquire the knowledge necessary for qualified development work within the industry and a basis for research studies through technical knowledge and analytical skills. You will meet and collaborate with researchers within communications systems and acquire a good understanding of the field.

The objective of the Electrical Engineering with Emphasis on Telecommunication Systems programme from Blekinge Institute of Technology is to prepare for qualified development work in industry as well as provide a basis for research studies. The students meet and work closely with researchers in the field of telecommunication systems and will get a thorough understanding in this area.

After finishing the studies the student will be able to apply the knowledge in a range of situations for an analysis of problems as well as creation of solutions. The student will be able to select, design and apply a range of complimentary and cohesive tools and concepts in the area.

During the programme studies the student will acquire an understanding of basic definitions and concepts, construction principles and construction methods and the practical application of these within the area of telecommunication systems and computer networking. The student will also obtain knowledge of important protocols, methods of system evaluation, current trends and problems in the context of mobile and broadband communications including security.

Job profiles

Student with a degree from the programme may amongst other things work with following types of duties: Qualified development and / or research studies. The programme is especially interesting for students who want to work abroad.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Network And System Security
  • Advanced Networking
  • Simuation
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Network And Service Operations
  • Capacity Analysis
  • Softwarized Networks
  • Quality Of Experience In Network-based Services

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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General Requirements

  • Admission to the programme requires Bachelor's Degree (180 credit points) with one of the main areas of electrical engineering, computer science, software engineering, information system or computer engineering. Bachelor's degree must include 15 credit points in mathematics, 7.5 credit in data communications/tele communications, where basic layer 2 and 3 communication (TCP/IP) is included, object-oriented programming and English B.
  • English language requirements are “Engelska B” or equivalent. Specific eligibility in the English language from upper secondary school for non-Swedish students: TOEFL 575/90; IELTS 6,5 no section below 5.5, or University of Cambridge and Oxford tests.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11384 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11384 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Karlskrona

  • 6700 - 10170 SEK/month
    Living Costs

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