Msc in Communication Systems Engineering

Masters of Science in Communication Systems Engineering
Hosting Unit 
Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Program Description:
The Program aspires to excel in teaching, research, and industry linkage/consultancy at national and regional level and also in producing competent engineers in the field of Communication Systems Engineering. In this regard is aimed to provide broad-based education and training in communication systems engineering to enable graduates to meet the challenges of engineering profession in a rapidly changing environment that exists in a developing country. Graduates are expected to be able to: Plan, design and develop wireless communication systems; analyze, design, test, handle, supervise and upgrade modern communication systems; serve, manage and upgrade Communication systems and play key role in the development of communication system; plan, design and develop DSP based medical equipment’s and algorithms and plan, design and analyze space communication systems and modelling. They are also expected to work towards expansion of telecommunication in the country and participate in the assessment and development of the national network expansion. 
Duration of the program
Two years
Medium of Instruction
Admission criteria
  • Applicants should have successfully completed the academic requirements of BSc degree in electrical engineering or electrical and computer engineering (communication engineering or electronics & communication engineering) from an accredited institution of higher learning.
  • Applicants must pass an entrance examination to be administered by concerned programs.
  • Effective written and oral communication is vital for a successful academic carrier, thus foreign applicants may be required to submit results of GRE/TOEFL/IELTS or equivalent for applicants whose undergraduate medium of instruction is not English.
  • Candidates must submit a minimum of two recommendation letters, work experience, and sponsorship letter. 
Annual intake
25 students
Tuition fee
(2020/21 rate)

Contact person

    Tadie Birihan

Phone: +251-902720743