Institute for Communications Technology


The Institute for Communications Technology (IfN) is part of Faculty 5 for Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, Physics of TU Braunschweig.


The IfN currently employs 22 scientific assistants (portion of third-party funds 54,5%) and 11 technical and administrative officers (portion of third-party funds 11%).

In the field of research, 20 students on average are working on their thesis (e.g. in 2018: 42 study works, bachler, master and diploma theses) and at least 10 graduate assistants are employed; thus, about 50 persons, on average, are working at the IfN at the same time.


IfN conducts research within the scope of numerous projects. Among these are:


  • Research associations
  • Single institutions


  • DFG
  • BMVI, BMWi
  • Niedersächsische Landesmedienanstalt
  • Industrial enterprises
  • RTL group (cooperation agreement)









Updated: Tuesday, 05 February 2019