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Info 2023/2024

Degree type
Master degree course
Duration and credits
Free access
Teaching mode
Taxes and fees
From 0 to 3000 euros per year. Find out if you are entitled to scholarships and exemptions
International partnerships
Student exchange
Head of programme
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Programme overview


The course offers advanced education in Information and Communications Technology (ICT), with special reference to signal processing (voice, video, data and multimedia), telecommunications systems, networks and networking applications. The program focuses on providing methodological and advanced design skills to become high-level professionals in all areas of Telecommunications Engineering.

Learning by doing

The course offers lectures (in English), laboratories, guided visits to companies and seminars. The final thesis project gives students the possibility of developing further competence in the framework of high-level research labs.

Career perspectives

Design, implementation and presentation of commercial tenders, sales, technical assistance and customer care, in advanced ICT technology, with specific reference to systems, networks and applications development.

What you will learn

  • Advanced Telecommunication Engineering

    Physical layer aspects of digital communications, channel models, coding and modulation

  • Mobile Communication Systems

    Mobile radio networks, current structure and evolution towards 5G

  • Network Architectures and Protocols

    Advanced networking, QoS, virtualisation, cloud/fog computing, sensor networks and IoT, performance evaluation

  • Multimedia Digital Signal Processing

    Advanced DSP, image processing and recognition, array SP, cognitive telecommunication systems

  • Antennas and Electromagnetic Propagation

    Fundamentals of guided propagation, antennas and remote sensing

  • Cybersecurity

    Security of computer systems and networks


The Master Program in Internet and Multimedia Engineering provides advanced education on signal, image, and video processing, networking and telematics, mobile and fixed communications systems and applied electromagnetics.

We build high-level ICT professionals in Internet, Multimedia, and Telecommunications Engineering, with vision and knowledge on current technology evolution, ready to face the challenges of Internet-of-Things, Big Data, Smart Systems, Machine Learning and 5th Generation Mobile Networks (5G) era.

Our program has a strong characterization toward Internet engineering on one side, and toward signal processing and multimedia systems, either networked or stand-alone, on the other. Students learn how to address the design, management, and operation of distributed communication and processing architectures and multimedia applications, in mobility and over heterogeneous networks, with different levels of smartness and interactivity.

Head of programme

10378_Raffaele Bolla
Welcome to the MSc Program in Internet and Multimedia Engineering. We are committed to offering students our support in all phases of their learning process, in class, laboratory and individual discussions. Information and Communication Technology -ICT- is still presenting challenges in its continuous advancement, and it is incresingly at the core of many other sectors -energy, transportation, manufacturing, health-.We want you to become part of this development.

Head of Programme

Where to find us

Dipartimento di Ingegneria navale, elettrica, elettronica e delle telecomunicazioni - DITEN
Via all'Opera Pia 11-11A-13
16145 Genova

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Didactic support contact
Paola Bergantin
Villa Cambiaso
Via Montallegro 1
16145 Genova
+39 010 33 52429 / 52410
+39 010 353 2429
+39 010 353 2056

Student Desk Scuola Politecnica
Villa Cambiaso
Via Montallegro 1
16145 Genova
+39 010 353 2318