For the A.Y. 2013-14 Master IMCNE has been discontinued
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For the academic year 2012/13, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna is offering the fourth 2-year edition of the International Masters program in Communication Networks Engineering (IMCNE), starting on September 2012.
The Masters is structured in traditional front lectures and in laboratory sessions and the program is divided in 4 semesters. The applicants must possess a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electronics, Telecommunications.
The Masters program is focused on the provisioning of competence across Telecommunications Engineering and Computer Science, taking into account tecno-economic aspects and services supported by the networks. In the first semester the students will build solid grounds in basic disciplines of information engineering. In the second and third semester they will acquire strong competence in the area of: software for telecommunication, design of wired and wireless networks, network architectures and tecno-economic aspects, network components. In the last semester, they will develop and original Master thesis in Scuola Sant'Anna Laboratories. At the end of the Master program they will be able to design, plan and manage complex telecommunication infrastructures with heterogeneous network segments both from the hardware and software point of view.
The Master Director is Prof. Piero Castoldi, Associate Professor at Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna.

Course Contents
The course is structured in traditional front lectures and in laboratory sessions during the 3-semester  teaching periods (30 hours per week) in Pisa, and in a Master thesis during the last semester.
Support for students
Fellowships are available for students with Tunisian and Indian citizenship thanks to an agreement with Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Faculty members of the Master program are selected among the professors of the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna and a few foreign Universities, and among industry representatives. 
How to Apply
The  application process is entirely on-line. Eligible students can apply by filling the electronic admission form available on this site.

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