MS Telecom & Networking
Last updated on January 15th, 2020

Program Mission

The mission of this program is to produce professionals in the field of telecom and networking who are not only adept with the modern-day technology but also abreast with the pace of ever expanding knowledge.

Program Objectives

The key objectives of the MSTN program include the following.

  1. Demonstrate a broad knowledge of telecom and networking and a focused understanding of their area of expertise.
  1. Apply their knowledge and analytical skills to create effective and novel solutions to both practical and research problems.
  2. Adapt to rapidly changing technology and engage in life-long learning.

Program Learning Outcomes

Students receiving MS degree in Telecom and Networking should be able to:

  1. Ability to apply the knowledge and skills acquired during the program to solve practical problems in the fields of Telecommunications and networking.
  2. Acquaintance with the latest tools and technologies.
  3. Ability to communicate effectively in written and oral
  4. Ability to pursue continuous professional development.
  5. Ability to work on practical and research-based problems collaboratively as well as independently.

Eligibility Criteria

  • 4 years bachelor’s degree in BS/BCE/BE/B.Sc (Hons) in CS/SE/CE/IT, from HEC recognized university and minimum CGPA 2.5/4.0 or equivalent as per BU rules

OR

  • MCS/M.Sc. (CS) degree with minimum CGPA 2.5/4.0 or equivalent percentage.

NTS GAT/GRE (General)/ University Test passed with 50% marks.

DISTRIBUTION OF CREDIT HOURS

Category Credit Hours
Core Courses 15
University Requirement 3
Elective Courses 6
Thesis 6
Total credit hours 30

Roadmap

Course Code Course Title Credits
Semester 1
ESC 701 Research Methodology 3
EET 511 Digital Communication Systems 3
EET 520 Network Administration and Management 3
  Total 9
Semester 2
ISC 512 Computer and Network Security 3
EET 556 Mobile Communications and Networking 3
  Elective-I 3
  Total 9
Semester 3
EET 519 Distributed Networking 3
  Elective-II 3
ESC 502/Elective Code Thesis/Elective-III 3
  Total 9
Semester 4
ESC 502(Continued)/ Elective Code Thesis/Elective-IV 3
  Total 30

List of Courses

SNo. Course Code Course Title          Credits
Core Courses
1. ISC 512 Computer and Network Security 3
2. EET 556 Mobile Communications and Networking 3
3. EET 511 Digital Communication Systems 3
4. EET 519 Distributed Networking 3
5. EET 520 Network Administration and Management 3
University Requirement
1. ESC 701 Research Methodology 3
Electives
1. ESC 502 Thesis 3+3
2. EET 710 Advance Computer Networks 3
3. EET 523 Communication System Analysis and Design 3
4. EET 549 Advanced Satellite Communication 3
5. EET 560 Telecommunication Network Management 3
6. EET 703 DSP Application in Telecommunication 3
7. EET 705 Broadband Technologies and Components 3
8. EET 706 Advanced Optical Fiber Networks 3
9. EET 707 Telecommunications Business Environment 3
10. EET 717 Network Planning and Evaluation 3
11. EET 751 Antenna and Microwave Engineering 3
12. EET 553 Information Theory and Coding 3
13. EET 756 Telecommunication Switching Systems 3
14. EET 765 Radio Frequency Engineering 3
15. CSC 704 Advanced Cryptography 3
16. CSC 708 Advanced Simulation and Modeling 3
17. CSC 709 Detection and Estimation Theory 3
18. CSC 757 IP Multimedia System 3
19. EET 702 Advanced Network Security 3
20. SEC 604 Blockchain Technology 3
21. EET 752 IoT ARCHITECTURE AND PROTOCOLS 3
22. EET 753 PRIVACY AND SECURITY IN IoT 3