Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Electronics and Communications Engineering

Institution
University of Siena · Department of Information, Engineering and Mathematics
Qualifications
Bachelor or equivalent

Entry requirements

Open access degree programme.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The Master's Degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering aims to form a graduate with advanced skills in processing and information-transmission systems of and to provide more specific knowledge in the design of devices and electronic systems.

It provides the skills and methodological tools needed to design and develop systems for signal and image processing, antenna design, microwave systems and devices, analog and digital electronic design with applications in the fields of electronics, telecommunications.

The program provides methodologies of advanced mathematical calculus, in particular functional and complex analysis, in order to introduce the necessary tools to model and formalize the solutions of complex information engineering problems.

Information for international students

Typical job opportunities for the Master's graduates include telecommunication companies and smart sensor systems, agro-food, tourism and medical areas, safety and care to elderly or disabled, preservation of cultural heritage, space and automotive industry, energy, etc.

Fees and funding

UK students
up to 2000 Euros
International students
up to 2000 Euros

The annual fee is divided into three installments, as follows:

  • 1st instalment: fixed rate based on the type of degree course (humanities, science, EU regulated).
  • 2nd instalment: calculated based on income.
  • 3rd instalment: calculated based on merit.

The fee can also vary in the presence of any applicable benefits or exemptions.

Scholarships

Students enrolling at the University of Siena can apply for a DSU (Regional Body for the Right of University Studies) scholarship. The application is open until September/October of each year.

Scholarship assignees will receive a sum of money (covering University fees) and have free access to University canteens and free accommodation at halls of residence, if admitted. Should such accommodation not be available, assignees will be given a rent contribution, if requested.

Qualification and course duration

Bachelor or equivalent

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Prof. Alessandro Mecocci
Email
alessandro.mecocci@unisi.it