Communication and Media Engineering (CME)
Information at your fingertips, mobile computing, internet of things, multimedia networks – many trends accelerate today's life. They are the driving force behind the global markets of telecommunication, computer science and media technology.
The international Master's degree program in Communication and Media Engineering (CME) is tailored to meet the challenges of the multimedia age. Developed in 1998 by the departments of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology and Media and Information Engineering, it combines essential elements of communication engineering with innovative multimedia issues. The curriculum has been continuously updated to modern needs and continues to successfully combine these two fields.
CME at Offenburg University of Applied Sciences
Offenburg University of Applied Sciences enjoys an excellent reputation and is regularly rated "very good" in nationwide rankings. Offenburg is a smaller university and students benefit from the advantages of a manageable educational facility with personal attention from instructors. Offenburg University of Applied Science also offers comprehensive services and a close integration with the regional economy.
The CME study program enjoys an excellent reputation. In fact, the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft and the Deutsche Akademische Austausch Dienst (DAAD) voted it one of Germany's top 10 master's programs.
CME at a Glance
|Degree||Master of Science (M.Sc.)|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Duration of program||4 semesters|
|Beginning of study program||Winter semester (October)|
|End of Application||March 31 for students requiring a visa / July 15 for all others|
|Tuition and fees||Fees per semester:
€ 1500 state tuition fee for non-EU citizens (exemptions see below)
€ 650 state tuition fee for a second degree (only for EU citizens who already obtained a master's degree from a German university)
€ 150 service contribution for EU citizens and other students exempted from the state tuition fees
€ 134 administration fees
|Application requirements||Above-average Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Information Technology or related field, TOEFL iBT 79 or IELTS 6.0 (6.5 preferred), German A1 recommended, but not required, APS (only for applicants from China, Vietnam and Mongolia), two letters of recommendation|
|Internship||Professional experience preferred|
* You are exempted from the tuition fees (EUR 1500) if:
- You have received your qualification of university entrance from the state of Germany
- You are a citizen of the EU and/or the EEA
- Your spouse or either of your parents is a citizen of the EU and/or the EEA
- You are officially recognized as a refugee in Germany
- You are an exchange student from one of Offenburg University's partner universities, or
- You were already enrolled at Offenburg University before the 2017/2018 winter semester
This information is supplied without liability. The jurisdiction on the exemption from tuition lies with the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg. For more information please see: http://www.bw-studyguide.de/en/studying/finance-and-funding.html