Communication Technology, MSC in engineering

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 counselling at AAU

AAU Career provides guidance on your career. While studying at AAU, you can participate in career seminars and job related events. You can also book a career counselling session and talk about, for example:

  • Application and cv
  • Finding an internship or a student job
  • Competencies – both academic and personal
  • Tools to help you clarify your ideas about your future career
  • How to get started on your job search before graduation


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