ITU Centre of Excellence elearning course: “Mobile Broadband Internet, 5G and Future Services”

Event date: 17.11.2020


17 November – 14 December 2020

International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Centre of Excellence (CoE) at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje, will conduct eLearning course on “Mobile Broadband Internet, 5G and Future Services” from 17 November to 14 December 2020, within the framework of ITU Centre of Excellence Network for Europe, and it will be delivered through the ITU Academy:

Head/Coordinator of ITU Centre of Excellence at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies in Skopje is Prof. Dr. Toni Janevski (

This course will cover mobile broadband Internet, 5G and future services, including technologies, regulation and business aspects. The course will cover Internet and IP mobility management approaches, Mobile IPv6, and mobile Internet governance. Also, it will include 4G/4.5G access, LTE-Advanced and LTE-Advanced Pro, Evolved Packet System (EPS) architecture, WiFi traffic offload, 4G QoS, small cells approaches, and spectrum management. Further, the course will cover 5G New Radio (NR) access, 5G Next Generation core, 5G network slicing/virtualization and SDN (Software Defined Networking), 5G QoS, 4G to 5G transition, and 5G spectrum management including 5G practical implementations. It will also include mobile/wireless Internet of Things (IoT) in 4G and 5G, including massive and critical IoT services, as well as Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC) and fog computing. It will also include enhanced Mobile Broadband (eMBB), Ultra-Reliable and Low-Latency Communication (URLLC) and massive Machine Type Communication (mMTC), as well as use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning for 5G. Finally, the course will cover future mobile OTT services and Internet net neutrality, VoLTE and VoNR, 5G media streaming, AR/VR, 5G TV broadcast, 5G fixed-wireless access, vehicular to everything (V2X), industrial automation, 5G smart services, as well as business and regulatory aspects of future services.

This course is targeted at managers, engineers and employees from regulators, government organisations, telecommunication companies and academia, who are interested in understanding, implementation and regulation of Mobile Broadband Internet, 5G and Future Services, including technologies, standardization, regulation and content. Other institutions and individuals that are dedicated in building their capacity related to Mobile Broadband Internet, 5G and Future Services are also welcome to participate.

For formal Letter of Invitation for the ITU CoE elearning course all interested parties should contact Prof. Dr. Toni Janevski (, latest by 16 November 2020.