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Postgraduate Degree in Communications for Intelligent Transport Systems

EURECOM
Program overview
3 semesters
Full time
Master's degree
12,000 EUR
Start dates
Biot Deadline
October 2020  (English)
5 sessions of admission /academic year
October 2021  (English)
5 sessions of admission /academic year
October 2022  (English)
5 sessions of admission /academic year

Program description

Post Master's Degree in Communications for Intelligent Transport Systems (Connected Vehicles)

The Post Master's degree in Communications for ITS offers the necessary knowledge required by engineers and managers to design Connected Cars/Connected Mobility applications to fully apprehend the innovations and unique opportunities of the Vehicular Communications industry.

Context - Connected Cars and ITS

Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) promise to be one of the most dynamic and innovative specialization fields with a large expected industrial and business growth over the next decade. ITS aims at adding information and communication technologies to transportation infrastructures and vehicles in order to allow public agencies and transportation companies to improve:

  • traffic safety by reducing accidents.
  • traffic efficiency by regulating and better distributing the traffic load, or smoothing tolling station congestions.
  • the carbon footprint towards green driving and logistics, or deploying fully electric vehicles.

Objectives

The emphasis of the Post Master's degree is on:

  • Providing a balanced theoretical and practical expertise required by leading industries in the ITS domain.
  • Analysis and quantifications of the benefits of ITS on the environments and the society.
  • Understanding the challenges and required mechanisms to efficiently interconnect vehicles and transportation infrastructures.
  • Gaining a deep understanding of major application domains of ITS, such as traffic safety, traffic efficiency, or infotainment and comfort.
  • Formulation and modeling of problems typically observed in ITS applications,
  • Investigation of the impact and benefits of vehicular communications in the different application areas of ITS

Admission requirements

To be eligible, Candidates need a Master's degree (minimum 5 years of higher education) or equivalent and a certified B2 level in English. A Master's degree in a relevant field is expected (Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications, Communication Engineerings, Computer Science...) with a good foundation in Maths

EURECOM’s Admission Committee will organize 5 Admission Sessions until June 2019 to assess applications. Please send your application by these dates:

- 14 January 2019 
- 01 March 2019 
- 01 April 2019 
- 02 May 2019 
- 07 June 2019 

- 12 July 2019 (the 6th session is only opened to students who do not need a French visa)

Program content

Scholarships & funding

EURECOM grant a limited number of partial tuition fee waivers to highly ranked students from renowned universities.

Scholarship applications will only be processed after the corresponding application for Master’s programs has been completed online.

Degree

EURECOM's Post Master degrees (in French: "Diplôme d'ingénieur de spécialisation") are State Recognized Degrees, accredited by the CTI (official French accreditation body of engineering studies). 

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EURECOM

EURECOM is a Graduate school and Research Centre in Digital Science located in the Sophia Antipolis technology park (French Riviera), a major European place for telecommunications activities. It was founded in 1991 in a consortium form [GIE] that allowed EURECOM...


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Stephane, Vehicle embedded communication engineer
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The automotive industry has never had so many challenges in the field of telecommunications than today: vehicle embedded networks, telematics for onboard entertainment, telediagnostic, car2car communications, etc. Studying at EURECOM gave me a solid technical background to contribute to practical solutions.

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EURECOM

450 Route des Chappes
50193 - 06904 Biot Sophia Antipolis
France

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