Official Master's Degree in Telecommunications Engineering and Master's Degree in Cybersecurity

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From January 11 to May 17, 2021

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2 years / 150 ECTS




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What is the Master’s Degree in Cybersecurity?

This program ensures to reach the top academic level in Telecommunications Engineering, complementing the studies of the official master's degree with the specialization in Cybersecurity.

The master's degree in Telecommunications Engineering (MIT) is an official master's degree, which meets the requirements established by law, and students can enroll in the Official College of Telecommunications Engineers of Spain to practice the profession regulated by the Telecommunications Engineers Law. In addition, MIT has the European quality seal “EurACE”.

The Master in Cybersecurity (MCS) complements the training with the techniques and protection measures related to security of communications, applications, information systems, and infrastructures.

The specialization in cybersecurity, is today one of the most demanded by all economic sectors, and essential for the digital transformation of society.

The program is designed so that students can develop the skills and capabilities of both master's degrees in two academic years, with the possibility of performing paid internships in companies of various sectors to improve the quality of training and to help finance the program.

Hands-on training, in collaboration with relevant companies
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Admissions Process


Criteria and Process for Admission:
With regard to the Committee that will carry out the admissions process for this Master´s Degree:

- Admission is the responsibility of the Director of the ICAI School of Engineering, assisted by the Sub-Committee Delegated for Admissions.

- The Sub-Committee Delegated for Admissions is composed of the Head of Studies of the Master´s Degree and the Academic Deputy Director. When necessary, advice will be sought from the Directors of the Departments involved in the Master's Degree.

The application for admission must be submitted within the period indicated for that purpose, in a standardized form, and accompanied by all of the documents that prove compliance with the requirements for access to the Degree.

In the case of applicants who have not obtained their Bachelor´s Degree in our School, the student must submit a CV, a letter of intent and two letters of recommendation, along with the application form for admission and the aforementioned supporting documents. In this case, the Sub-Committee Delegated for Admissions may request an interview with the applicant.

There is no specific entrance exam for the Degree; in any case, if the profile of the candidate does not meet the recommendations for access to the Degree, admission may require supplemental training courses prior to acceptance.

Criteria for Admission to the Degree:
- Academic Transcript, which implicitly includes the suitability of the studies carried out previously and the prestige of the university of origin (80%)

- Letters of Recommendation and, if applicable, optional Personal Interview by the candidate with those responsible for the Master's Degree

- Other relevant information on the candidate's academic trajectory and professional career (10%)

- Knowledge of the English language, accrediting at least a B2 European Level (10%). If applicants do not have this minimum level, they may not be admitted to the program.

If the student interested in joining the program has some type of physical disability, he / she may obtain information and personalized assistance available in the Social Work Unit. This University Service is in charge of developing, among other responsibilities, a Program of Attention for Students with Disabilities, with a Social Worker in charge of the actions to be implemented. Information on this program is accessible on the web page, where you can familiarize yourself with the resources and technical and social aid available to help you to participate fully in University life, depending on your specific needs. The document "Entrance Exam Adaptation Request" is available there, on which you can specify your needs during the admissions process.


Important Dates

  • Admission application filing period: From January 11 to May 17, 2021.
  • Classes begin on: September 1, 2021.


Applicant Profile/Requirements and Documentation


Profile of Candidates for Admission:

The most common profile for admission to the Degree is that of a Graduate in Telecomunications Technologies from our School from our School, since to guarantee the acquisition of skills and abilities included in the Master's Degree in Telecommunications Engineering offered here, it is necessary for students to possess skills, abilities, knowledge and positive learning results previously acquired in the Bachelor's Degrees mentioned above.

Other common profiles for admission to the Degree are those of Graduates in Telecommunication Technology & Services Engineering from other Schools of Engineering, that comply with the provisions of the Order CIN/355/2009, of 9 February.

Admissions requirements:

In compliance with the corresponding Academic Regulations of the University itself (adapted to Royal Decree 1393/2007, of 29 October, modified by Royal Decree 861/2010) and section 4.2 of the Annex to Order CIN / 355/2009, applicants who meet the following requirements will be eligible for admission to the University:

- Graduates in Graduate in Telematics Engineering from our School will be able to gain access, along with Graduates in Telecommunication Technology & Services Engineering from other Schools of Engineering, that comply with the provisions of section 4.2.2 of the Annex to Order CIN / 355/2009.

- Likewise, access to the Master's Degree will be permitted when the Bachelor's Degree of the interested party complies with that which is established in Section 4.2.1 of the Annex of Order CIN / 355/2009 (Bachelor´s Degrees that qualify for the exercise of the profession of Technical Telecommunication Engineer ). In this case, pre-training courses may be required before the candidate is admitted.

- In a similar manner, those who are in possession of any other Bachelor's Degree may also be admitted to this Master's Degree, notwithstanding the fact that in this case the necessary additional training courses will be required before admission is granted (4.2.3 of the Annex to Order CIN / 355/2009).

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Information on Fees, Payments, Grants and Scholarships


The total fee for the Master's program (2 years) is € 36,125.00.
If you are an alumni, you are entitled to 10% discount.

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Contact Information


Future Students Office

C/ Alberto Aguilera, 21 - 28015 Madrid
Tel.: +34 91 540 61 32

Fax: +34 91 559 65 69

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Person Responsible for the Program: Rafael Palacios


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Annual Subjects
Master Classes. Cybersecurity by Sectors 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
1st Semester
Architecture of Network Services 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Cryptography, Digital signature and Blockchain 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Communication Electronics 7.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Security in Communications Systems 4.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Communications Systems I 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
2nd Semester
Optical Communications 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Integrated Devices for Communications 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Electronic Instrumentation 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Business Intelligence 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Legal and Regulatory Framework. Data privacy 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Network Planning and Operation 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Communications Systems II 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Annual Subjects
Master Thesis (MCS) 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Master Thesis 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
1st Semester
Communications in Industrial Applications 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Multimedia Communications 4.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Business Administration 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Project Management 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Governance, Risk and Compliance 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Mobility Security Management 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Management 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
2nd Semester
Business Ethics and CSR 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Leadership and Change Management 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Application Security 4.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Cybersecurity in Critical Industries and Infrastructures 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Artificial Intelligence Applied to Cybersecurity 4.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Forensic Monitoring, Detection and Analysis 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Data Center and Cloud Security 4.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
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