FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

Communications and Multimedia Engineering

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Journalism
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Mar/15 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, communication engineering, computer science, applied mathematics or physics.

Additional Qualification
<p>Applicants must have knowledge in the following aspects:</p> <ul> <li>Engineering math: linear algebra, complex analysis, linear differential equations, Fourier transform, Laplace transform, z-transform.</li> <li>Signals and Systems (textbook, e.g., Oppenheim/Willsky:&nbsp;<em>Discrete-time Signals and Systems</em>).</li> <li>Communications (textbook, e.g., Haykin:&nbsp;<em>Communication Systems</em>).</li> <li>Stochastic Signals (textbook, e.g., Pillai/Papoulis:&nbsp;<em>Probability, Random Variables, and Stochastic Processes</em>).</li> <li>Software: C/C++, MATLAB, Python.</li> </ul>

Applicants must have knowledge in the following aspects:

  • Engineering math: linear algebra, complex analysis, linear differential equations, Fourier transform, Laplace transform, z-transform.
  • Signals and Systems (textbook, e.g., Oppenheim/Willsky: Discrete-time Signals and Systems).
  • Communications (textbook, e.g., Haykin: Communication Systems).
  • Stochastic Signals (textbook, e.g., Pillai/Papoulis: Probability, Random Variables, and Stochastic Processes).
  • Software: C/C++, MATLAB, Python.

Language Requirements


The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

languageEnglish
CERF English
*min B2*
IELTS
*min 5.5*
TOEFL iBT
min 80
TOEFL CBT
min 210
TOEFL pBT
min 547
Cambridge
min B2 First (FCE)
Cambridge
min C1 Business Higher (BEC Higher)
TOEIC
min 785
LCCI Certificates
min Level 2 grades “Merit” and “Distinction” + Level 3 grades “Pass”
Telc English B2-C1 University
min B2
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
GMAT with a score of 540 can also be provided as proof of English language proficiency. All courses are taught in English and do not require prior knowledge in the German language.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: Applicants who have to apply for a visa must apply by March 15th.
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
interview
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Application Documents


Please send via email all of the required forms and the following documents as scanned copies (maximum email size limit: 10 MB):

  1. Your curriculum vitae (CV).
  2. Your secondary school’s leaving certificate, national entrance exam results (if any), and university entrance certificate (certified English version).
  3. Your university certificates and transcripts of records (certified English version).
  4. English language certificate.
  5. APS certificate (China).
  6. GRE test results (if any).
  7. Certificates for English or German language courses or tests (if any).
  8. Recommendation letters of two of your academic teachers that have known you well.

To the following email address: studienberatung-cme@fau.de

Location


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Further Information


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