Checking date: 15/03/2019

Course: 2019/2020

Master's Thesis
Study: Master in Telecommunications Engineering (227)

Coordinating teacher: DIAZ DE MARIA, FERNANDO

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Telematic Engineering

Type: Master Final Project
ECTS Credits: 12.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
The public defense of the Master Thesis TFM (TFM, Trabajo Fin de Máster) will occur when the student has passed all the subjects of the master, within the period authorized for this purpose in the current academic calendar for postgraduate studies and according to the regulations set by the Postgraduate Center and by the Polytechnic School (EPS).
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
At the end of the TFM, the student will have ¿ Acquired a general knowledge about making a whole professional project related to some of the characteristic topics in Telecommunication Engineering. ¿ Presented his work in a written document and also in an oral session. ¿ Become aware of the social implications of the profession, the role of engineers in society and enterprise, etc.
Description of contents: programme
The TFM implies the development, presentation and defense of an original and individual work consisting in a complete professional project in Telecommunication Engineering, synthesizing the competences acquired during the Master program. The TFM will be presented to a university committee after all other credits in the study plan have been completed. The offer is posted on TFEPE ( project board ) :
Learning activities and methodology
The TFM will be developed under the supervision of an academic tutor, who will be a professor from one of the departments involved in the teaching activities of the Master, and who will participate as a director of advisor of the student work. If, exceptionally, the tutor does not belong to the University Carlos III of Madrid, a co-tutor belonging to one of the departments involved in the Master program will be designed. Specific rules Master´s Thesis: click on detailed content
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Additional information

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.