Telecommunications relates to the transmission of signals of any nature by radio, wire or other electromagnetic systems. Applications include telephone network, internet network, etc. Telecommunication occurs when the exchange of information between communication participants includes the use of technology. It is transmitted either electrically over physical media, such as cables, or via electromagnetic radiation. Telecommunication has a significant social, cultural and economic impact on modern society.
Most of the universities in the USA, Canada require you to give the GRE. Few universities from Germany require GRE scores. However, GRE is not required for admission to Australian universities. IELTS or TOEFL is compulsory for acquiring student visa and as a proof of English proficiency.
A telecommunication student gets an opportunity to study the basic principles of telecommunication theory and how are they implemented in the real world. Subjects include:
Specializations topics include:
Although the fees vary from university to university, the average tuition cost for master’s studies in Telecommunications engineering in the US are $36,000/year. Average living costs vary upto $8900/year. They are almost the same in Canada. In Australia, average tuition costs are A$34000 / year and the average living costs are A$8,500/year.
|COUNTRY||AVERAGE SALARY||MEDIAN SALARY|
|United States||$49,294 - $113,269||$76,553|
|United Kingdom||£17,183 - £42,787||£25,802|
|Switzerland||CHF 10,474 - CHF 124,270||CHF 92,576|
|Singapore||S$24,380 - S$74,190||S$37,320|
|New Zealand||NZ$39,453 - NZ$102,556||NZ$73,056|
|Netherland||€33,221 - €154,954||€50,000|
|Ireland||€28,038 - €68,111||€46,074|
|Germany||€14,838 - €70,234||€51,182|
|France||€18,548 - €290,874||€39,830|
|Canada||C$40,927 - C$106,890||C$69,538|
|Australia||AU$47,978 - AU$124,235||AU$73,814|