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Information and Communication Technology,
Part-time Master’s Programme

The Information and Communication Technology programme completes the HfTL’s set of part-time study options. This programme allows professionals to gain further qualifications and to receive training for special jobs in the ICT sector and management tasks. Since a large amount of the credits required can be earned via e-learning, the programme is flexible in meeting the time and place requirements of professionals.

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.

One area for with 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.

Module Manual

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
Course Language English
Duration The standard period of study, including the time required to complete the Master’s thesis, is 2.5 years. Depending on individual circumstances, an extension may be granted.
Credits 120 credits must be acquired during the programme.
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.
Fees 30 x 405€ with monthly payment method. We advise you gladly, on the costs of part-time study program! In this degree program no funding from telekom@bologna
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.
Curriculum Compulsory modules: 
Applied Mathematics 
ICT Consulting 
Project Management 
ICT lab courses 
Project work 

10 modules for specialisation in communication technology
10 modules for specialisation in information technology
Programme structure The programme takes place as a blended learning scenario, which means that the learning model includes classroom teaching, supervised online courses and private study. 
One academic year includes 6 weeks of classroom lectures, seminars, and tutorials for which you must be present at the university. 
Learning materials During the first attendance period, all registered students will receive a starter package, including:
Access to software required for studies 
A Microsoft Developer Network account with download options for all Microsoft products
Borrowing privileges for all course-related literature