MS in Telecommunication & Networks

MS in Telecommunication & Networks is an advanced course designed to enable the students to take on the current challenges to the telecommunication industry and be prepared for the challenges of tomorrow. The program is designed to impart both theoretical knowledge and practical skills to its students

The MSTN program provides students with broad range of knowledge and practical skills required to excel in telecom industry today. Students are also introduced to a number of latest computer tools to enable them to work in the industry without an on job training. The program provides an opportunity to students to choose a specific area of the discipline for their specialization. The whole degree program consists of 30 credit hours. Jowever, the number of credit hours may be more in case students have not completed 4 years engineering education after F.Sc/A-Level.

Program Structure


Total number of credit hours and its categorical distribution

Category CrHr Description
Core Courses 15 Core courses are compulsory. A list of five core courses is designed as per the HEC criteria.
Elective Courses 09 A number of specialization areas have been identified. Students are required to take three course from this category
Thesis 06 Intensive research to be conducted under the supervision of a faculty member
Total 30

Area of Specialization

  • Network Security
  • Mobile Computing
  • Wireless Communication
  • Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
TLC5XXRandom Variable and Stochastic Processes3+0
TLC507Wireless Communication3+0
TLC514Networks Design3+0
TLC531Network Comm & Performance Engineering3+0
TLC532Switching Systems3+0
TLC533Satellite Communication3+0
TLC513Advanced Network Security3+0
TLC534Signal Processing in Wireless Communication3+0
TLC521Advanced Artificial Neural Networks3+0
TLC535IP Telephony3+0
TLC514Advanced Network Programming3+0
TLC515Mobile Computing3+0
TLC536Application Development for Mobile Devices3+0
TLC542Industry overview and telecommunication management3+0
TLC543Telecom System Analysis and Planning and Design3+0
TLC544International Telecommunication Management3+0
TLC537Advanced Telecom and Mobile Networking Lab3+0
TLC545Financial Decision Making and Risk Analysis3+0
TLC5XXNext Generation Network (NGN)3+0
TLC514Advanced Network Programming3+0
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TLC512Advanced Data Networks3+0
TLC5XXMathematical Methods in Communication3+0
TLC508Advanced Digital Signal Processing3+0
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
TLC5XXElective I3+0
TLC503Digital Communication3+0
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
TLC509Wireless Communication Networks3+0
TLC5XXElective II3+0
TLC599Thesis (I)3+0
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
TLC5XXElective III3+0
TLC599Thesis (II)3+0