Technische Universität Ilmenau

Communications and Signal Processing

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Electrical Engineering, Computer Science
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  31 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 (or equivalent) in electrical engineering, information technology, media technology, industrial engineering, mathematics, physics, or similar courses.

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.
Required ECTS credits: 180.

Basic knowledge in the following subjects is required:

  1. Information theory and communications engineering.
  2. Digital signal processing.
  3. Signal- and system theory.
  4. Telecommunications and networks.
  5. Linear algebra.
  6. Random processes, stochastics.

Basic programming skills (Matlab/Octave or Python).

  1. Variables, basic operators, conditional statements, loops, arrays, functions, etc.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min C1
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
IELTS
min 6.5
TOEFL CBT
min 213
TOEFL iBT
min 79
TOEFL pBT
min 550
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by APIEL with a min. of 3. All applicants should provide one of the listed certificates regardless if your bachelor studies were in English.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester: January 16 (German)January 16 (EU)January 16 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection


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

Application Documents


Required documents:

  1. 1 photograph.
  2. CV.
  3. Copy of the passport.
  4. Secondary school transcript.
  5. Transcripts of studies at other universities.
  6. Results of the university bachelor's degree from education in your home country (certified copy).
  7. Application form (intake form).
    • Motivation to join this master's program.
    • Previous experience in related fields.
    • Please download the application form v.2 (intake form) for WS2020/2021. Please, fill in this form to the best of your knowledge and upload it in the corresponding field. The application forms might be scanned for plagiarism.
  8. Statement of purpose.
    • Motivation to join this master's program.
    • Plans after completion of the master's program.
    • Previous experience in related fields.
    • Research topics of interest.
    • You can send a statement of purpose (motivation letter) in case you want to share some more information that is not already included in the application form.
  9. Proof of English skills (see language requirements).

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website