By modularising our full-time and part-time study programmes, we have taken an important step to ensuring our students a good start into working life after graduating.
Information and Communication Technology in english
Full-time Master’s Programme
So you want to go beyond bachelor’s? You want to get all the way to the top of the corporate ladder? If your answer to these questions is yes, then the HfTL’s master’s programme Information and Communication Technology is the one for you. In addition to gaining deeper insights into the scientific aspects of telecommunications and computing, you will also gain key qualifications in areas such as business administration, law, and project management, making you well-equipped for making decisions in executive positions and developing complex telecommunications systems.
Course Language is english.
Employability and Careers
The IT market is changing more rapidly than ever and has a high demand for talented minds. Our alumni are highly sought-after due to their expert knowledge as well as their management and people skills. ICT graduates are not just appealing candidates for positions at the Deutsche Telekom, but also for companies such as SAP, Siemens or IBM. A Master of Engineering degree will prepare you for one of the many jobs in which self-reliance is a must. As a project manager with both business management and IT skills, you will have the tools necessary for good decision-making.
An area for which ICT technicians are responsible is designing and planning networks and transmissions systems and managing IT systems. Surveys among alumni have shown that ICT technicians can be found just about anywhere – in R&D, in project design, planning and monitoring, as well as marketing and sales.
A Master’s degree in Information and Communication Technology is a perfect choice for those who want to keep their options open.
In the module manual of the master course of studies information and communication technology you find all relevant information about the contents of the single modules, qualification objectives and quantitative and qualitative demands.
|Degree||Master of Engineering|
|Duration||The standard period of study, including the time required to complete the Master’s thesis, is 2.0 years. Depending on individual circumstances an extension may be granted.|
|Credits||120 credits must be acquired during the programme.|
|Application deadline||Application forms must be handed in to the examination office by July 1st of the current year.|
|Beginning of lectures||In calendar week 39 of every year|
|Admission requirements||Bachelor’s degree in Information and Communication Technology.
Bachelor’s degrees in other fields, such as Economics or Computer Science, may be accepted upon individual examination. In certain cases, admission may be granted subject to the condition of taking and passing selected courses from the bachelor’s programmes Business Information Systems or Computer Science and Telecommunications.
|Language Admission requirements||For students interested in English B2.2
The proof about the submitted linguistic qualification may not be older than two years and must be presented accredited.
|Semester contribution||At the beginning of every semester the semester contribution usual for Leipzig colleges results to the student union (including full ticket MDV).|
|Certification||Subject to accreditation.
The third-party certification verifies the HfTL’s Master degree programme Information and Communication Technology quality of teaching and compliance with regulations of the Bologna process.
ICT lab courses
10 modules for specialisation in communication technology
10 modules for specialisation in information technology
Please refer to the curriculum to find courses currently available.
|Programme structure||full time course, seminars and tutorials for which you must be present at the university.|