Networks and Distributed Systems
Master (2 years) of Science in Networks and Distributed Systems , 120 ECTSEngineering Mathematics, natural- and computer science
|Institution||Aalborg University (AAU)|
|Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH)||6700 EUR|
|Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH)||0 EUR|
DescriptionNetworks and Distributed Systems is a two-year Master's programme. The courses and projects are primarily aimed at gaining knowledge on applying methods: analytical, numerical and experimental for analysing, designing and testing of networks and distributed systems.
The courses and projects in Networks and Distributed Systems prepare graduates for success by providing comprehensive knowledge of the discipline while maintaining the essential qualities of personal and professional success.The courses give you a broad foundation, within subjects such as:
- Wired and wireless networks
- Traffic theory and modelling
- Graph theory
- Security and management.
The programme has strong focus on problem-based learning. In the projects, you will work in-depth with problems of your own choice, often in close cooperation with researchers and/or industrial partners.You will get familiar with problem based learning, and in addition to the technical content, you will also learn about project management and planning. Moreover, the Master's Degree focuses on systems design, where you will design a distributed system to solve a real existing problem. Part of the system will also be implemented and tested.
Career OpportunitiesThe programme in Network and Distributed Systems covers various topics which qualifies you for a wide range of jobs in top companies all over the world. Career opportunities include:
- System architect or developer
- System administrator
- Security consultants
- Network consultants
- Network planner
- Network specialist
- Project Manager
- Jobs within Research & Development
- NRGi Net A/S
- Nordisk Elhandel
- Dansk Energi
AdmissionStudents with a relevant Bachelor´s degree in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering or similar can apply for this Master's programme.
In addition, documentation will be required to verify that your proficiency in English is at an acceptable level.
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Apply directly at Aalborg University with all relevant documentation.
To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact Aalborg University directly.
A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://ufm.dk/en/recognition
Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.
TuitionThere is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland.
Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.
For Further InformationInformation from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en
You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition
About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System