Doctorate Degrees in Telecommunication Engineering

Compare 2 PhD Programs in Telecommunication Engineering

PhD coursework gives curious individuals the academic expertise necessary to conduct intensive research. Many programs’ prerequisites require students to obtain lower-level degrees and complete a thesis or dissertation prior to receiving their doctorate.

What is a PhD in Telecommunications Engineering? Some courses many programs have include computer networks, telecommunications network design, random processes, advanced communications, digital communications systems and computer systems performance. In addition, students tailor their elective coursework to their dissertation and interests. Competencies students can focus on including next-generation networks, fiber optic telecommunications systems or network engineering, among others. Scholars average three years to complete the program.

Research method and skills learned during the course of the program can enable students to reach beyond academics and further their career goals as well as personal interests. Self-discipline and analytical skills aid students in their careers, personal lives and relationships.

Costs depend on a variety of variables, including housing, tuition and fees, research or teaching assistantships and more. Further research into the specific programs is needed to obtain all the necessary information.

Many graduates continue in postsecondary education or go into research work after completion of their doctoral work. Post-doctoral students have also moved into the telecommunications field as network systems analysts, telecommunications engineers, research and development engineers, electronics designers, professors, telecommunications software designers and project managers. The PhD in Telecommunications Engineering is ideal for those already interested in telecommunications and working in the field. Graduates are often prepared to work as leaders in the industry. Working with computers allows post-graduates to adapt their degree to a variety of industries that utilize telecommunications as part of their everyday work.

PhD programs are offered on a part- or full-time basis with on-campus instruction and sometimes online classroom time. To continue the decision-making process, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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PhD in Information and Communication Engineering

Nanjing University Of Posts And Telecommunications
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 China Nanjing

Ph.D. in Information and Communication Engineering [+]

The Requirements of Educational Background

For those who pursue a bachelor's degree, the applicant must have a high school diploma, excellent performance during high school period, and good health. In principle, not older than 25 years of age.

For those who pursue a master's degree, the applicant must have a related bachelor degree, excellent performance during undergraduate study, and good health. In principle, not older than 35 years of age.

For those who pursue a doctor's degree, the applicant must have a related master degree, excellent performance during graduate study, and good health. In principle, not older than 40 years of age. The Language Requirements

Undergraduate and graduate admission should meet requirements of IELTS or TOEFL. If the applicant has no corresponding certificate, he/she can participate in language training and could start the professional learning phase after passing the training.... [-]


PhD in Communication Engineering

National Central University
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 Taiwan Hsinchu

Department of Communication Engineering was founded in 2003, and its graduate programs (Ph.D. and Master programs) were founded in 2000. The department currently consists of 15 faculty members. [+]

Department of Communication Engineering was founded in 2003, and its graduate programs (Ph.D. and Master programs) were founded in 2000. The department currently consists of 15 faculty members. The department has three research groups:

Communication Systems Signal Processing Communication Networks

To investigate communication theory and promote technology, faculty members, and graduate students always diligently pursue a lot of advanced research projects all over the world.

Elective Main Courses

Communication System: Digital Communications, Coding Theory

Signal Processing: Digital Signal Processing, Adaptive Signal Processing for Communications

Communication Networks: Computer Communication Networks, Wireless Protocol Technology... [-]