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Communication Technology, Master

Job and career

The master's programme in Communication Technology covers various topics which qualifies you for a wide range of jobs in top companies all over the world. In today’s networked world, communication technology plays an essential role. We are all quite familiar with personal mobile communication devices, but wireless communication can enhance the functionality of about any everyday product, from passive wireless systems for product identification to networked and autonomous wireless systems on small or large scale.

Your role will be to help develop new communication solutions for wireless connectivity, plan wireless systems or devise procedures for their operation, and possibly assist with specialist knowledge on integration of wireless connectivity for new applications and products. Like many of our previous candidates you will have opportunities with large international companies who seek the expertise that this education gives you, work with start up R&D initiatives- or pursue an academic research career.

Your future job title will largely depend on your choice of specialisation,

Radio Systems

  • Antenna designer
  • Radio system expert
  • Radio resource management
  • Wireless transceiver designer

Networks and Distributed Systems

  • System architect or developer
  • System administrator
  • Security consultant
  • Network consultant
  • Network planner
  • Network specialist

Human resource managers are attracted by applicants with international experience and applicants with team-working skills. Our graduates find employment with companies such as:

  • Gatehouse
  • IntaSys
  • Telenor
  • NRGi Net A/S
  • Nordisk Elhandel
  • Dansk Energi
  • Keysight
  • Nokia Bell Labs



Career guidance at AAU

The AAU Careers Centre can help you with your career planning and establishment of contacts in the business world.

Due to language barriers it can be difficult to find a relevant student job, and you cannot expect to get one. However, project collaboration can give you experience and network as well.

Learn more on the careers centre homepage