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    M Tech in Wireless Communication

    About M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network

    M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network is one of the most sought after specializations in M.Tech through which students get a lot of good career opportunities in the field of telecom and communication sector. The course is a PG course which is of two years duration. Through this course, the students are taught various concepts of wireless communication engineering such as signal processing, wireless communication, optical network etc. There are a total of four semesters in the course and the exams are conducted after each semester.

    M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network Course Highlights

    The major highlights of the Integrated M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network course is given in the table below:


    M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network

    Type of Course

    Postgraduate (Master’s degree)


    The total duration of the course is two years, which is divided into four semesters. 

    Fee Structure

    INR 50,000 to 2,00,000 (depending on the type of Institute)


    The candidate must have pursued a graduation degree in B.Tech/ B.E. or equivalent with 55% overall percentage. 


    The candidates are provided scholarships on the basis of merit in graduation and entrance exams.

    Employment Sectors

    • Telecom Industries

    • Wireless Communication and Networking Companies

    • Embedded Systems

    • IT Companies

    • Schools and Colleges

    • Government Companies

    Top Recruiters

    Reliance Communications, BSNL, MTNL, Airtel, Idea Telecom, Vodafone Essar, Aircel, etc.

    Average Salary

    INR 4 to 6 LPA

    Entrance Exams


    M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network Eligibility Criteria

    The eligibility for M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network may vary depending on the type of institution. However, there are some minimum requirements which have to be fulfilled to pursue the course such as:

    • The candidates must have pursued a Bachelors degree in B.Tech/ B.E./ equivalent in Electronics and Communication or equivalent stream from a recognised institution.

    • The candidate must have acquired a minimum aggregate of 55% in the qualifying examination.

    • The candidates who are in their final year of qualifying degree can also apply for admission.

    • For some institutions, the candidates must score minimum qualifying marks in the entrance exam.

    Admission Process

    The admission for M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network course is done through either of the two admission processes as mentioned in the table below:

    Admission Through

    Admission Process

    Entrance Exams

    The candidates will have to apply for the entrance exam (GATE or institute specific) and acquire a qualifying score in the test.

    The qualifying students will have to appear for the counselling process for the test after the result is declared.

    The admission will be given on the basis of score obtained in the test and seat availability.

    Direct Admission

    The candidates will have to meet all the eligibility requirements for admission to the course.

    The candidates can apply online or offline and upload all the documents.

    The admission will be done on the basis of merit obtained in the qualifying degree.

    M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network Syllabus

    The semester wise syllabus for M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network is given below:

    Semester I

    Semester II

    Communication & Signal

    Mobile Intelligent Networks

    Wireless Networks

    IP/ TCS in Wireless Communication

    Networking Protocols

    3G and 4G Communication Network

    Wireless Transmission and Media Access

    RF System


    Open Elective I

    Semester III

    Semester IV

    Mobile Data Management

    Wireless Network Routing & Algorithm

    Optical Network & Photonic Switch

    Telecom Network Management

    Open Elective II


    Open Elective III


    M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network Career Options and Job Prospects

    The different job options for the students who have pursued M.Tech in Wireless Communication/ Network are listed below:

    Software Developer

    Communication Engineer

    Network Engineer

    Technical Lead

    Data Analyst

    Project Manager

    Creative Head

    Application Developer

    Related Questions


    Navneet, Student / Alumni

    LPU is good for Mechatronics. Good placements in a core company as well as a software company.other than participating in different events like a go-kart, project expo, entertainment events like one India, one world, etc. Practical-based learning and valuable guest lectures also.LPU provides ample opportunities to every one of the eligible students to secure a good placement. Zee News Survey rated us as 11th Best in India in Placements. Top companies visited for placements: Volkswagon, Voltas, Anglo-Eastern Ship Mgt., Asahi India, Rockman (Hero group), Dharam Consulting, Samundra, Indo-MIM, Sandhar Technologies, JK Lakshmi Cement, Maruti, Lava, XL Dynamics, Asahi India, Cleanmax Solar, Elgi Equipments, etc.Above 70% placements. Highest Package: Rs 7.9 LPA from Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India Rs 7.5 LPA from Wilmar InternationalApart from their placements, LPU also provides rich support to its students to focus on their entrepreneurship projects that can help the student set up their own businesses. For more details, you may refer to the LPU website.

    payel karmakar, Student / Alumni

    i have complte my graduation from open university, but i want bpd(physical education) course after graduation, wht can i do nd which form i wil fillup in this yer. plz help me

    Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

    Dear Student,

    Yes, as per your graduation aggregate, you are eligible to apply for admission to IIT Hyderabad. However, to get selected for admission, you will have to appear for the Post Graduate Entry Exam (PGEE) which is conducted by IITH for admission to MS and M.Tech programs.

    The admission procedure for IIT Hyderabad consists of the following steps:

    1. The candidates will have to apply for the PGEE exam and pay the application fee through the official website.

    2. The candidates will have to appear for the PGEE entrance test which will consist of two sections: General Aptitude and Subject Papers.

    3. If the candidates qualify the entrance test, they will have to appear for the group discussion and personal interview round.

    4. If the candidates qualify all three rounds, admission will be provided to the candidate.

    If you want to know about all the IIIT colleges in India, their selection process, eligibility and fees, check List of IIIT Colleges In India.

    You can also fill the Common Application Form on our website for admission-related assistance. You can also reach us through our IVRS Number - 1800-572-9877.

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