MSc Degrees in Belgium

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Master of Science (MSc): These programs are postgraduate studies for people who have recently finished their undergraduate studies and want to improve their knowledge on a profound and more scientific level.

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Master Of Science And Engineering In It

SUPINFO International University
Campus Full time September 2018 Belgium Brussels

The Institute of Information Technology in general wants his material to meet the needs of all companies and ensure expanded opportunities for employment. Thus, all options of today's IT and digital are naturally integrated into the curriculum SUPINFO: [+]

Master

SUPINFO is a Private Higher Educational Institution founded in 1965, recognized by the French state and the world leaders in the IT industry.

With its 36 Campus in France and in the world, SUPINFO's main vocation is to train high-level engineers, specialists Technologies of Information and Communication (ICT) and directly in operational business on leaving the School . It therefore delivers an "International Master of Science" as an expert in computer and information systems certified by the French State and France recorded in the National Register of Professional Certification at the highest level, the level I (Bac + 5, Master, Engineer).

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MSc in Systems and Software Security

Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels

The MSc is a three-semester taught programme in computing which focuses on topics applicable to Systems and Software Security. [+]

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The MSc is a three-semester taught programme in computing which focuses on topics applicable to Systems and Software Security. These are followed by a dissertation which will offer the student the opportunity to apply a range of topics covered in the taught part of the programme to demonstrate an extended knowledge and ability in that area. The dissertation will normally be completed over one to two additional semesters.

From an industry point of view, this programme was developed in partnership with the IT industry in the north-west and with Pramerica in particular. The objective of developing the course is to ensure a supply of highly-skilled and experienced graduates for key employers locally and throughout Ireland. The existence of the course and the placement reflects the commitment of employers to this field of expertise. Graduates from this course can expect to find attractive employment opportunities locally and nationally.... [-]


Master in Water Resources Engineering

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels

The Interuniversity Programme in Water Resources Engineering has a long tradition of research and education in the field of water engineering. As a cooperation between Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, this Master's programme is built upon a sound and comprehensive engineering approach to the management and exploitation of available water resources. [+]

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

This programme is jointly organized by the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. It is one of the International Course Programmes supported by the Flemish Interuniversity Council. The first year of this master's programme contains only compulsory courses (60SP) on mathematics, statistics, hydraulics, groundwater and surface water hydrology, irrigation agronomy, aquatic ecology, water quality, GIS and remote sensing, hydrologic data processing and measurements.

In the second year (60SP), most courses are organized as workshops and linked to an integrated project. Three workshops have to be selected among the following: groundwater modelling, soil water modelling, irrigation design and management, surface water modelling, river modelling, urban hydrology and advanced aquatic ecology.... [-]


Master in Physical Land Resources

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels

The Master of Physical Land Resources has two specializations: Soil Science (organized by the Universiteit Gent) and Land Resources Engineering (organized by the Vrije Universiteit Brussel). During your training, you acquire a profound knowledge of pedology, soil physics and chemistry, soil mineralogy, soil prospection and classification, statistics and computer science, climatology and meteorology. Depending on the chosen modules you can specialize in the fields of land evaluation, soil fertility, soil-water management... [+]

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

The M.Sc. degree programme in Physical Land Resources is organised jointly by the University of Gent and the Free University of Brussels. Lectures from both Universities are providing the courses with the programme.The objective of the course is to provide an academic training in research and modern applications in the field of inventarisation, analysis, use and management of physical land resources and to prepare the students for tasks in development projects, at experimental stations and in education, research and services in government institutions and universities.The M.Sc. degree programme in Physical Land Resources is a two year, full-time course. The first year, organised at the University of Ghent, provides a fundamental basis in physical land resources, with a major in either Soil Science or Land Resources Engineering. The second year offers specialised courses in one of the two majors: Soil Science or Land Resources Engineering. The students have to prepare a dissertation. Successful completion of the programme leads to the award of an M.Sc. degree in Physical Land Resources. The course curriculum of the major in soil science is organised at the University of Ghent, whereas all courses of the major in Land Resources Engineering are organised at the Free University of Brussels. Students in Land Resources Engineering have to reside in Brussels during the second year.... [-]


European Master of Science in Photonics

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels

This multidisciplinary master offers a challenging engineering programme with skills development like laser engineering, optical communication, optical materials, microphotonics and optical sensors. Next to the fundamental science of photonics, students receive an in-depth training in engineering of light-based phenomena and systems from a dedicated team of professors with an impressive track record in photonics and optics research. [+]

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

Programme highlights

Core and advanced photonics courses complemented with electronics, physics, optics and engineering Strong focus on hands-on training in highly equipped research labs International experience and exchange opportunities with 20 partners Dynamic link with industry through lectures and internships

During the first year you can develop your skills in laser engineering, optical communication, optical materials, microphotonics and optical sensors. The first semester is devoted to the fundamental basics of photonics, while the second focuses on engineering skills and photonics applications. As this master is organised by two leading universities in Belgium, you have the possibility to follow courses entirely at VUB or to choose specific courses at UGent.... [-]


Master in Biomedical Engineering

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels

Do you already have a bachelor’s degree in (bio)engineering and do you want to tackle the complex problems that arise at the boundary of biology, medicine, and the health sciences? Then the master’s in Biomedical Engineering.

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PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

The Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering is a complete English taught two-year programme and leads to a joint degree from UGent and VUB. In this master's course, knowledge and skills in all fields in biomedical engineering will be given, so when you finished the Master's programme, you can be employed as a generalist, and you will also be specialized in one particular field of biomedical engineering. As a student, you will be able to select any field of biomedical engineering. You will be trained to work in interdisciplinary project teams, composed of engineers and medical specialists. To prepare further for interdisciplinary teams, students and scholars are treated as equals. To train for working in a European setting, you will get knowledge in the healthcare situation in several countries in Europe, and you will be trained in cultural differences between European countries.... [-]


Master in Applied Computer Science

Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels

The Master of Applied Computer Science is designed for students who have already completed an academic bachelor’s or master’s degree in a field of exact sciences or engineering, with little or outdated computer science related contents. It develops computer science skills that will complement the primary field of expertise of the student. [+]

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

The Master of Applied Sciences and Engineering: Applied Computer Science is designed for students who have already completed an academic bachelor’s or master’s degree in a field of exact sciences or engineering, with little or outdated computer science related contents. It develops computer science skills that will complement the primary field of expertise of the student.

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Adaptable to your background and field of interest

Since Computer Science has become a diffuse area, we decided to organize this programme in a way that it can be adapted to the background and the field of interest of the student. Students start with a number of courses (depending on their background) summarizing the basic concepts in order to gain enough knowledge to be able to take elective courses and to make a master thesis in their field of interest. All this happens in an academic environment where research is done in all topics with great interaction among the researchers and large involvement of the students.... [-]


M.Sc. in Political Science

University of Antwerp
Campus 1 year September 2018 Belgium Antwerp

Political decisions give direction to society. But how are political decisions made? This one-year graduate programme provides you with specialist, in-depth knowledge of decision-making in politics. [+]

Political decisions give direction to society. But how are political decisions made? This one-year graduate program provides you with specialist, in-depth knowledge of decision-making in politics. We study political decision-making from the perspective of the citizen, the politician, the policy professional, and institutions, using cases from local, national, European and international politics. During this master program, you will learn the science, craft, and art of political decision-making an prepare for a career in politics, policymaking, public affairs, research, consultancy or the media. The program is structured around a set of four core obligatory courses and one skills lab.

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M.Sc. in Sustainable Automotive Engineering (Joint Master)

University of Antwerp
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Antwerp

Become a specialist in advanced and sustainable automotive technology with knowledge of the education system and industrial culture in at least 3 different countries in Europe and overseas. [+]

This graduate programme serves the growing demand for specialists in the area of advanced and sustainable automotive technology. The programme has direct links to current employers and includes an industrial placement and final master thesis. It will give you the opportunity to get to know education systems as well as industrial culture in at least 3 different countries in Europe and overseas.

The M.Sc. in Sustainable Automotive Engineering is a two-year (120 ECTS credits) programme fully taught in English and organised by the University of Antwerp in associations with three partner universities: Loughborough University (United Kingdom), University of Deusto (Spain) and University of Bordeaux (France). The curriculum consists of two core modules and one optional module. The first master year comprises three trimesters. In the second master year you have the opportunity to do an internship and to finalize your master’s thesis.... [-]


M.Sc. in Computer Science: Software Engineering

University of Antwerp
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Antwerp

This MSc programme is unique in the sense that it focuses strongly on direct contact with international leading researchers through the compulsory Research Internships. [+]

During your study here at the University of Antwerp, you can live through a wide variety of applications of computer science. As a student, you will get the first-hand experience in a challenging, creative, dynamic and multi-disciplinary environment where you can contribute to the realisation of international projects.

A degree in Computer Science at the University of Antwerp corresponds with a competent professional with a scientific background. After obtaining the degree you will be able to

adopt new technological developments in the respective disciplines within computer science exploit these developments were applicable in their professional context when required, make original contributions to the further development of the discipline ... [-]

M.Sc. in Computer Science: Data Science

University of Antwerp
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Antwerp

This MSc programme is unique in the sense that it focuses strongly on direct contact with international leading researchers through the compulsory Research Internships. [+]

During your study here at the University of Antwerp, you can live through a wide variety of applications of computer science. As a student, you will get the first-hand experience in a challenging, creative, dynamic and multi-disciplinary environment where you can contribute to the realisation of international projects.

A degree in Computer Science at the University of Antwerp corresponds with a competent professional with a scientific background. After obtaining the degree you will be able to

adopt new technological developments in the respective disciplines within computer science exploit these developments were applicable in their professional context when required, make original contributions to the further development of the discipline ... [-]

M.Sc. in Maritime and Air Transport Management

University of Antwerp
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Belgium Antwerp

The Master in Maritime and Air Transport Management prepares its graduates for the challenges faced by the transport sector today. In the program, students can choose one of three majors: transport research, air transport or maritime transport. Thus, students can tailor their program to their specific interests and background. [+]

The Master in Maritime and Air Transport Management prepares its graduates for the challenges faced by the transport sector today. In the program, students can choose one of three majors: transport research, air transport or maritime transport. Thus, students can tailor their program to their specific interests and background.

The majors "air transport" and "maritime transport" allow students to upgrade their knowledge and abilities and prepare them for their next career step in the maritime or air transport sector. Moreover, the main objective of these majors is to help executive staff members from transport-related companies and organizations (shipping companies, port authorities, terminal operators, airlines, airports etc.) to become top-notch executives.... [-]


M.Sc. in Technology for Integrated Water Management

University of Antwerp
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Belgium Antwerp

This advanced master program is designed to equip students with the competency to understand the state-of-the-art on water technology and integrated water management. [+]

The main objective of this interuniversity study program between Ghent University and the University of Antwerp, is the education of specialists in water technology with knowledge and understanding of integrated water management and policy, the developments in the water sector and the global water issue. The study program is oriented towards the development of integrated competencies for the analysis and solution of water problems with adequate technology and management, and departs from competence-oriented learning based on integrated entities of knowledge and insight, competences and attitudes.

The study program provides you with advanced knowledge, a critical attitude, self-reflection, and a research mentality. You will have gained specialist, academic knowledge and competencies about the functioning of the water system and the application of technology for integrated water policy and management. This enables you to bring about technological solutions and to integrate them into integrated water policy and water management in various application fields all over the world.... [-]


M.Sc. in Governance and Development

University of Antwerp
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Belgium Antwerp

This MSc programme analyses governance problems and possible responses with due account being given to specific historical pathways of countries and the interaction between the national state level, local society level, and the impact of global developments. [+]

This Master analyses governance problems and possible responses with due account being given to specific historical pathways of countries and the interaction between the national state level, local society level, and the impact of global developments. Students are familiarised with multidisciplinary theoretical insights and practical tools that will improve their capacity to analyse governance challenges at different levels. The governance programme offers two tracks with specific objectives and courses: Track 1: Governance and ConflictTrack 2: Local Governance and Poverty Reduction

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M.Sc. in Globalisation and Development

University of Antwerp
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Belgium Antwerp

“How does globalisation emerge at the interface of global and local development processes?” “What challenges and opportunities do globalisation present?” [+]

The Advanced Master in Globalisation and Development approaches the phenomenon of globalisation from an eclectic perspective, considering both the opportunities it creates and threats it poses to development and poverty alleviation in low and middle-income countries, both at the national and the local level. Some of the most recurrent employers among our graduates are within the government sector, Parliaments, Inter/supranational organisations, National and International NGOs, higher education/research, and bi- or multilateral donor agencies. We also offer a multi-disciplinary Doctoral Programme, leading to a PhD in Development Studies.

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