Unlock your potential in Communications and Multimedia Engineering (CME) at FAU!

The Master’s degree program CME is meticulously designed to equip you with a comprehensive understanding of communication systems, advanced multimedia technologies, and digital signal processing. Through a balanced blend of lectures, tutorials, lab courses and hands-on projects, you will delve deep into various topics related to the field.


Courses on fundamentals such as information theory and statistical signal processing will prepare you well to explore 6G communication networks, THz, optical and nano-scale communications, machine learning for communications and multimedia, XR/AR/VR and metaverse technologies, high-end video and audio coding schemes, speech, audio and music processing, and much more.

Learn from distinguished professors and industry experts who are committed to nurturing your talents and guiding you towards success in your chosen career path.


Collaborations between world-class faculty at FAU, the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits (IIS), home of mp3, with their excellent expertise on audio, video and communications as well as the International Audio Laboratories (AudioLabs) hosted both by IIS and FAU offer unique opportunities to learn, research and work.

For international students CME provides intensive language courses in German to open the door to a local career.

Check out the CME curriculum and our admission criteria and join us in the Department of Electrical Engineering.