Laurea Specialistica (Master of science-level of the Bologna process) IN TELECOMMUNICATION ENGINEERING

Academic Year 2007/08

First established in this format in the A.Y. 2003/04

School of Information Engineering

Struttura organizzativa della Facolta


Campus: TORINO

Degree class 30/S: TELECOMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING


Taught in Italian


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Duration and location

Duration: 2 years
I and II year lectures are at C.so Duca degli Abruzzi 24.
Location: Torino - C.so Duca degli Abruzzi, 24 10129
Secretariat: Northern Secretariat

Professional profile

This Master of Science Degree (Laurea specialistica) culminates with the completion of an important programming activity, ending in a written work (tesi)- that requires sound knowledge, independent working skills and a good deal of communication skills.
The typical working fields are: production, innovation and development; design, planning and management of advanced complex systems; as consultants both in private or public bodies. The graduate can be employed in telecommunication and planning firms, companies (both public and private) that analyze and elaborate data, or in firms and bodies that are not directly connected to the telecommunication field but are related to it.

Job opportunities

This curriculum includes topics very specific to the fields of telecommunication (i.e. transmission and propagation of signals and computer networks), electronics and computer science - that give the graduate the skills to work in planning, engineering, production and maintenance of telecommunication systems and devices; in their planning, implement and supplying. These skills enable the engineer to work in research and in promotion, selling and customer's care fields.

Final exam

1. To be admitted to the final exam the student must have successfully passed all the exams of the program of study.
2. The final exam for the bachelor's degree (Laurea di I livello) consists of a public discussion of a dissertation or of a written thesis. The final exam for the master's degree (Laurea specialistica) consists of a public discussion of a dissertation worked out by the student, under the guidance of a professor. The final assessment of the student is a combination of the average score obtained through all courses attended during his academic curriculum and the score of the final exam.
3. Educational structures decide how the Examining Board, that will give the master's degree (Laurea specialistica), is made up.
4. The Examining Board for the bachelor(Laurea di I livello) is made up of 5 to 7 members, including the President; the Examining Board for the master (Laurea specialistica)is made up of 7 to 11 members, including the President. In both cases most of the members are professors or permanent researchers. The Examining Board can give up to 110 points; honors can be given if the mark is 110 and if all members agree. With the master's degree it is possible to obtain the Dignità di stampa in case the final mark is 110 with honors and all the members agree.

Requisites for admission to the Master of Science (Laurea specialistica)

Bachelors (Laurea di I livello) that give access to this Master of Science (Laurea specialistica):Telecommunication Engineering in Torino, Telecommunication Engineering (a distanza) in Torino.