2nd level Specializing Master in
Navigation and Related Applications
Overview and career opportunities
Admission requirements
Course syllabus
Time schedule
Course fee
Financial support
Documentation required
How to apply
Selection process
Selection outcomes Compagnia di San Paolo Scholarships
Selection outcomes ISMB Scholarships
Selection outcomes for non-scholarship recipients
UN Italy
Course syllabus
The MNA provides an extensive background in navigation/localization systems as well as a detailed analysis on NAV/COM integration and environmental monitoring applications or a specific training on timing. The courses range from system aspects, receiver technologies (hardware design) and innovative applications based on the user position. 
Courses will cover the following aspects: 
  • GPS and Galileo systems 
  • Support systems for GPS and Galileo, 
  • terrestrial and satellite-based (e.g., EGNOS) 
  • GNSS regulatory aspects 
  • Receiver technologies Localization in cellular systems (and WLAN) 
  • Navigation and communication hybridization (GNSS + wireless networks) 
  • Applications of GNSS in surveys and mapping 
  • Added-value navigation-related services and applications 
  • Timing and time scale generation 
  • Synchronization

*  Students will choose one out of these 3 courses
Please note that the syllabus is related to the 2013/2014 Master in Navigation edition.