Information communications networks

8.172.01 Information communications networks
Qualification awarded: Master of Telecommunications and Radio Engineering with specialization in Information Communications Networks
Entry year: 2017
Mode of study: full
Program duration: 1,5 years
Institute: Institute of Telecommunications, Radioelectronics and Electronic Engineering
Number of credits: 90 ECTS credits
Level of qualification according to the National Qualification Framework and the European Qualifications Framework: Second (Master) level, 7-th level of NQF, EHEA second Cycle
Field(s) of study: Electronics and telecommunications
Specific admission requirements:
Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning:
Qualification requirements and regulations, including graduation requirements: Total studying program completion, pre-diploma practice according to masters’ qualification thesis topic and masters’ qualification thesis defence.
Characteristics of the educational program: Educational and professional program is based on well-known statements and modern scientific research results in telecommunications, in particular, telecommunication software platforms, and orients students at promising specialties, in which further professional and scientific career is possible as professional in telecommunications and redioengineering. Laboratory activities are performed using modern telecommunication equipment and leading software developers’ products.
Gained competence: • methodology of research in telecommunication engineering, methods of search for innovative and technical solutions; • mathematical methods of multiservice networks analysis and synthesis, multiservice networks technologies and protocols; • computer technologies and tools of engineering and scientific calculations, data processing, graphics, modeling, simulation and optimization, advanced tools of information technologies; • technologies and hardware - software implementation of converged network platforms; • technologies for mobile communication networks, telecommunication networks design.
• planning and performance of experimental research on information networks and their components, selection of measuring equipment and means of documenting the results wherein applying advanced metrological implementation of information and telecommunication technologies, standards and norms; • simulation of processes in information networks or their components to obtain experimental data without manufacturing operating models, whereas using the acquired knowledge and mathematical modelling techniques; • telecommunication networks design, radio frequency cell networks planning and design; • information security systems development in information communication networks.
• ability to analyze and initiate implementation of world most advanced scientific and technical achievements in telecommunications while processing various information sources; • ability to navigate in the global processes of information infrastructures development using appropriate knowledge needed for information networks design; • ability to constantly improve knowledge of modern technologies and arrange appropriate staff training; • ability to synthesize optimal for various criteria telecommunication systems and information communication networks or their components on the basis of mathematical analysis utilizing methods of optimization theory and computer technology.
Academic mobility: None. However, mobility is encouraged and approved according to ECTS procedures.
Work placement(s): Pre-diploma practice according to masters’ qualification thesis topic
Programme director: D.Sc. Strykhaliuk Bohdan Mykhailovych, mob.: +380939200698, e-mail: bogdan_str@ukr.net
Occupational profiles of graduates: Job offers in information technoliges, Radioengineering and telecommincations: experts in telecommunication systems and networks designing; software developers for telecommunications software platforms. Designs and develops wired and wireless information and communication networks. Develops, deploys and maintains information networks’ software, including cloud-technology based. Performs planning and exploitation of information security systems for distributed service systems.
Access to further studies: Doctoral programmes (PhD) in telecommunications and radioengineering.
Other program features: Program is being executed in Ukrainian language.