Information and Communication Systems, M.Sc. | Chemnitz University of Technology | Chemnitz, Germany
M.Sc. On Campus

Information and Communication Systems

24 months
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This Information and Communication Systems programme offered at Chemnitz University of Technology covers a wide range of modules with the focus on future challenges of the increasingly globalised field of Information and Communication Systems. 


Digitisation and the increasing penetration of private and occupational areas of life by Information and Communication technologies will extensively shape the information society of the future. 

Students at the Information and Communication Systems programme from Chemnitz University of Technology are qualified to solve engineering problems and to work in research and development as well as in management positions. Focal points of the degree course are Communications Engineering, Microwave Engineering and Photonics, Circuit and System Design, Communication Networks, Digital Signal Processing and Circuit Theory.

Career opportunities

Graduates are offered excellent career opportunities both in academia and in the global Information and Communication industry. Also occupational activities in management are possible. Graduates are well prepared for working at: 

  • communication equipment manufacturers 
  • network operators
  • consulting companies 
  • research institutes
  • automotive companies
  • aerospace companies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Multisensorial Systems
  • Mobile and Car-to-X Communication
  • Mobile Localization and Navigation
  • Advanced Communications Engineering
  • Microwave and Photonic Systems
  • Optical Communications and Networks
  • Design of Digital Systems 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Vocationally-qualifying university bachelor’s degree in Information and Communication Technology, Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology or equivalent degree program with regard to content, English language proficiency at Level B2 and German language proficiency at level A1 according to the CEFR
  • The online application via the uni-assist homepage:
  • Preferably legally attested copies of any previously attained proofs of university graduation in the home country and German or English translation including proof of completed subjects and marks
  • A legally attested copy of an certification of passing the national higher education entrance qualification (not for all countries). Applicants from China, Vietnam or Mongolia have to submit the certificate of the Academic Board of Examiners in Peking (APS) together with their application documents

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for Chemnitz

730 - 1100 EUR /month
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