Master of Science (MSc) in Computer Science in Russia

Compare MSc Programs in Computer Science in Russia 2018/2019

Computer Science

The MSc, or Master of Science, is a popular Master’s degree designation. Internationally recognized, the MSc is typically awarded after about five to six years of rigorous study in what is usually a science-based field.

Although the foundations for computer science have existed for years, it wasn’t until the past century that the most leading technology has been developed. In the 1940s, more exact computing machines were created.

Russia (Russian: Россия) is by far the largest country in the world, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth's inhabited land area. The former State Committee for Higher Education in Russia financed 240 universities, academies and institutes, making Russia a solid country to study in.

Top Master of Science Degrees in Computer Science in Russia 2018/2019

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Master in Data Science

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Russia Moscow

In order to analyze the growing volume of data generated in all areas of today’s society, the modern IT industry is elevating the issue of Big Data. Likewise, the academic community is establishing the emerging field of Data Science. This programme includes training in the fields of computational models, mathematical modelling and forecasting, computer architecture, advanced programming techniques, as well as data storage and retrieval. [+]

In order to analyze the growing volume of data generated in all areas of today’s society, the modern IT industry is elevating the issue of Big Data. Likewise, the academic community is establishing the emerging field of Data Science. This programme includes training in the fields of computational models, mathematical modelling and forecasting, computer architecture, advanced programming techniques, as well as data storage and retrieval. On the strength of its multidisciplinary design, this programme may serve as a backbone that is of interest to graduates of numerous faculties, as well as to staff members at research centres. Graduates of the programme will be able to solve problems concerning data search, collection, storage, preparation and analysis, as well as interpretation of results in the area of specialization.... [-]


Master in System and Software Engineering

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Russia Moscow

The aim of the programme is to train professionals in the area of industrial production of software, information and communication technologies and systems for various purposes. The master’s programme in System and Software Engineering is aimed at training administrative managers, project managers and development teams, [+]

Programme Overview

The aim of the programme is to train professionals in the area of industrial production of software, information and communication technologies and systems for various purposes. The master’s programme in System and Software Engineering is aimed at training administrative managers, project managers and development teams, at a technological, economic and managerial level who will be able to organize effective administration for the projects of software development within a given budget and deadline.

The contents of the master’s programme are fully in line with international recommendations on teaching software engineering in master’s programmes, including Integrated Software and Systems Engineering Curriculum - Graduate Software Engineering 2009 (GSwE2009): Curriculum Guidelines for Graduate Degree Programs in Software Engineering, Computing Curricula 2005 and Software Engineering 2004, which are part of educational standards series Computing Curricula ACM and IEEE CS.... [-]


Master of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science - Data Science

The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech)
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Russia Moscow

Data scientists are going to be among the most demanded specialists on the hi-tech market. Our program is created to meet this demand and to equip the most talented young scientists with deep knowledge in machine learning, deep learning, computer vision, industrial data analytics, natural language processing, and other important areas of modern data science. [+]

Data scientists are going to be among the most demanded specialists on the hi-tech market. Our program is created to meet this demand and to equip the most talented young scientists with deep knowledge in machine learning, deep learning, computer vision, industrial data analytics, natural language processing, and other important areas of modern data science.

Modes and duration: 2 years (full-time) Application deadline: July 16, 2018 Tuition fees: no tuition fee for the applicants who pass the selection process Language: English Location: Moscow, Russia

A successful graduate of the program will know:

Mathematical and algorithmic foundations of Data Science Main methodological aspects of both, scientific research and application development in Data Science State of the art techniques of machine learning and related areas ... [-]

Master in Software engineering and service design

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2019 Russia Saint Petersburg

The Program provides up-to-date knowledge, skills and capabilities required in software engineering and service design using modern technologies and efficient teaching methods. [+]

Software engineering and service design

Objective of the Program: The Program provides up-to-date knowledge, skills and capabilities required in software engineering and service design using modern technologies and efficient teaching methods.

Language: English The program is focused: on applicants with an applicable Bachelor's degree, fluent in English and planning a future career in high-tech international companies, both in Russia and abroad.

WHY MASTER IN SOFTWARE ENGINEERING AND SERVICE DESIGN AT ITMO UNIVERSITY? The Master program “Software engineering and service design” is fully delivered in English. World-class professors from ITMO University and the University of Jyväskylä, Finland. Unique opportunities for international mobility. Possible semester abroad with academic partners of ITMO University. Double degree options with University of Jyväskylä, Finland. A wide range of elective courses for building individual track based on personal interests. A unique blend of theoretical knowledge and real-world experience for a successful career in consumer and industrial software engineering and service design. ... [-]

Master of Science in Information Technology – Software Engineering

Innopolis University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Russia Kazan

The Master of Science in Information Technology – Software Engineering (MSIT-SE) degree is designed for professionals with one to two years of work experience in software development and who want to boost their career and become technical leaders, software architects or project managers. [+]

The program is designed for experts having practical experience in software engineering who are focused on career growth and aiming to become a technical leader, a software architect or a project manager.

In the beginning, students are offered 7 core courses and 4 elective courses and then have to work on their final projects.

As part of their final assignment, students develop industrial projects in cooperation with the partner companies of the University. Thus, students are able to demonstrate the skills they have acquired while working on their practical tasks. Project groups work under the supervision of mentors. Mentoring allows students to make decisions and carry out the project while being supported by experienced practitioners.... [-]


Master in Advanced Combinatorics

Moscow Institute Of Physics And Technology - MIPT
Campus 2 years October 2018 Russia Moscow

This program is focused on the modern aspects of combinatorics — or, a bit more generally, discrete mathematics — and their applications in computer science and in the theory of complex networks. You can find a list of courses below, but first, we would like to provide some additional details about the program and stress its competitive advantages. [+]

Overview

This program is focused on the modern aspects of combinatorics — or, a bit more generally, discrete mathematics — and their applications in computer science and in the theory of complex networks. You can find a list of courses below, but first, we would like to provide some additional details about the program and stress its competitive advantages.

Advantages of the program The program lasts for two years. All courses are taught in English. The tuition is free for five strongest applicants selected by the program committee. Moreover, these students will be paid a monthly stipend of 5,000 rubles (about $90). A further supplementary scholarship is available as well. Additional students selected by the committee are welcome to join the program. The annual tuition fee is 4,000 euros (about $4,900). MIPT provides all students with accommodation in modern buildings on campus. The monthly apartment rental fee is 1,250 rubles, which is just $22. The Institute helps international students receive a Russian visa and get a health insurance. Besides courses by great MIPT professors — including Vladimir Dolnikov, Alexei Kanel-Belov, Roman Karasev, Andrey Raigorodskiy, Dmitry Shabanov, Ilya Shkredov, and others — we also invite top researchers from renowned scientific institutions as visiting lecturers. Among them are David Gamarnik from MIT, Gyula O. H. Katona from the Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics (Hungary), János Pach from the École Polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (France) and the Rényi Institute (Hungary), Benny Sudakov from ETH Zurich (Germany), Prasad Tetali from the Georgia Institute... [-]

Master of Science in Data Science

Innopolis University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Russia Kazan

The program is designed for those who want to learn state of the art techniques to analyze problems in big data/data science area. [+]

The program is designed for those who want to learn state of the art techniques to analyze problems in big data/data science area.

During the program, students are offered with 6 core courses to complete and various elective courses which will broaden knowledge and application areas. Most of the courses are designed with projects which enable students to apply algorithms to real-world datasets.

With a successful completion of the program, students are expected to become a data science specialist who can preprocess datasets, apply algorithms, analyze results and visualize/report outcomes.

Core Courses Advanced Statistics Advanced Information Retrieval Optimization Randomized algorithms Advanced machine learning Security of Data Acquired skills and knowledge Define problems with presented data, design appropriate models and evaluate the validity of the model. Present data in meaningful ways, test for relationships within data, test hypotheses and carry out modeling techniques. Identify data needed, the appropriate instruments needed to collect the data and the means of analysis necessary to carry out the study. Function as a successful practitioner in applied fields related to data science. Apply communication and project management skills to computing situations that involve organizational professional, ethical, legal, security, and social considerations. Job prospects ... [-]

Supercomputer technologies in interdisciplinary research

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Russia Saint Petersburg

The main goal of this program is to train of scientists and specialists, who will have abilities and skills to perform scientific research and project design in various areas of computational science, including HPC technologies for decision support systems, cloud computing and cloud eScience infrastructures, computer multi-scale simulation of complex systems and processes. [+]

Supercomputer technologies in interdisciplinary research

Objective of the Programme: The main goal of this program is to train of scientists and specialists, who will have abilities and skills to perform scientific research and project design in various areas of computational science, including HPC technologies for decision support systems, cloud computing and cloud eScience infrastructures, computer multi-scale simulation of complex systems and processes.

Language: English

The program is focused: on applicants with an applicable Bachelor's degree, fluent in English and planning a future career in high-tech international companies, both in Russia and abroad.

WHY MASTER IN SUPERCOMPUTER TECHNOLOGIES IN INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AT ITMO UNIVERSITY? Researchers and professors from ITMO University, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands and distinguished experts in HPC and Computational Science get together to guide you in your study and research. Supercomputer Technologies in Interdisciplinary Research Course is designed and delivered in the English Language. Unique opportunity to get two diplomas in two years and spend a semester or two abroad at University of Amsterdam (UvA), The Netherlands. A wide range of elective courses to design your own individual track following your desired specialization. Experts in Computational Science are highly valued in all research institutions and various industrial sectors. You will learn to develop models, algorithms and software tools, and then efficiently harness computational resources available in a multitude of hardware and middleware environments (from smartphones and laptops to high-performance clusters, supercomputers, Grids, and Clouds). ... [-]

MSc in Computational Civil Engineering

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Russia Moscow

The goal of the M.Sc. Program is to educate civil engineers who have the scientific background and experience that are necessary for the beneficial use of computers in engineering practise and in research, and in addition to prepare some of the graduates of the program to proceed to related doctoral programs and thus to become the academic leaders of the future. [+]

MSc in Computational Civil Engineering

Period of studies: 2 years ECTS credits: 120 Language: English

Program description

The goal of the M.Sc. Program is to educate civil engineers who have the scientific background and experience that are necessary for the beneficial use of computers in engineering practice and in research, and in addition to prepare some of the graduates of the program to proceed to related doctoral programs and thus to become the academic leaders of the future.

The Program is concentrated on the general scientific fundamentals which form the basis for

mapping problems from different branches of civil engineering to computers simulating the behavior of constructed facilities and their environment on computers managing processes in the life cycle of constructed facilities with computers ... [-]

Master of Science in Computational Science and Engineering

The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech)
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Russia Moscow

The CSE program combines the study of high-level engineering (high-performance computing, cutting-edge modelling software) with the in-depth teaching of computational science foundations. Our graduates will gain a combination of deep knowledge of scientific computing and hands-on engineering skills (software, algorithms, tools, etc.) [+]

The CSE program combines the study of high-level engineering (high-performance computing, cutting-edge modelling software) with the in-depth teaching of computational science foundations. Our graduates will gain a combination of deep knowledge of scientific computing and hands-on engineering skills (software, algorithms, tools, etc.)

Modes and duration: 2 years (full-time) Application deadline: July 16, 2018 Tuition fees: no tuition fee for the applicants who pass the selection process Language: English Location: Moscow, Russia

A successful graduate of the program will know:

Mathematical and algorithmic foundations of Computational Science & Engineering Main methodological aspects of both scientific research and application development in Computational Science and Engineering State of the art techniques of scientific computing, including parallel programming and High-Performance Computing (HPC) ... [-]