MSc Degrees in Finland

Find 147 Top Masters of Science in Finland 2018

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A Master of Science or MSc is a postgraduate degree typically in the fields of sciences and social sciences. MSc may be course-based, research-based, or a mixture of the two.

The formal higher education system of Finland is the 7-3-2-2 pattern. The university takes two years in vocational or technical education and finally two-year pre-tertiary education. Finland also has several public as well as private universities that have enabled accessibility of higher education to students.

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Master of Science in Wireless Communications and RF Systems

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

Our students will gain a deep competence, fundamental understanding, and practical skills to act as an R&D engineer, designer or expert in wireless communications and related industries. [+]

Digitalisation is here to stay. The on-going digitalization builds on an efficient communications infrastructure. Communication is not only for humans: The Internet-of-Things and the Industrial Internet are the forerunners of a connected and programmable world, where things are also able to communicate. The digitalization will, without doubt, impact industries such as energy, transportation, logistics, and manufacturing.

Another prevailing trend in the society and industries is robotization. Modern inventions, such as self-driving cars and drones, rely strongly on highly efficient and reliable wireless communications solutions.

Wireless communications and RF technologies enable the making of a wide variety of applications ranging from everyday consumer products to high-end industrial machines, robots and space science. The Internet-of-Things (IoT) and 5G mobile communication networks are the two most important application domains.... [-]


Master of Science in User Experience

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

The studies give you a solid practical and theoretical background for understanding, analyzing, and designing human-centered technologies and their user interfaces. A special emphasis is placed on user-centered design methods and their integration in product development, as well as evaluating user experience with end users. [+]

Technology is everywhere. We all use various technological systems every day, and it is not indifferent how we experience the use. By studying User Experience at TUT, you will be prepared for the challenges that the design of increasingly complex technological systems has to offer. In addition to purposeful functionality, the systems need to be easy to control and satisfying to use.

Suitable backgrounds for User Experience students are software engineering, computer science, electrical engineering and information technology. Additionally, previous studies in design-related topics or human-computer interaction will be considered as a bonus. A strong motivation for a human-centered design approach is needed to become successful in this field.... [-]


Master of Science in Software Engineering - Web & Cloud

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

Software Engineering – Web & Cloud studies focus on software engineering but contain programming technologies, especially the ones related to the web and cloud-based services. As a student, you will be provided with a solid understanding of software engineering, the ability to design and implement large software systems, and the competence to manage and improve software development processes. [+]

Computers are an integral part of our daily lives, and, hence, so is software. The interaction between people and computers takes different forms, as computers are integrated into different systems from mobile devices to clouds. The trend is towards more and more complex systems that are connected in various ways to form large distributed systems. As the systems and its component services are constantly evolving, understanding of the complexity and system integration is crucial — meaning there is a need for skilled software specialists in the field.

Applicants should hold a BSc degree in computer science, software engineering, or mathematics.

Studies

Software Engineering – Web & Cloud studies focus on software engineering but contain programming technologies, especially the ones related to the web and cloud-based services. As a student, you will be provided with a solid understanding of software engineering, the ability to design and implement large software systems, and the competence to manage and improve software development processes. Studies also include relevant technologies and skills like networking, clouds, information security, user experience, big data, and IoT.... [-]


Master of Science in Smart Grids

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

Our courses combine theoretical understanding and analysis with a learning-by-doing mentality in computer simulation and laboratory assignments. The Smart grids study module includes two options, Electric power engineering, and Power electronics. [+]

Smart grids are a new way of designing and managing electrical power systems. Smart grids are designed to enhance the effectiveness, stability, and reliability of the systems and to integrate distributed energy resources as a part of system management. They are essential for increasing the share of renewable energy sources without compromising the competitiveness and system security. The smart grids studies aim towards systemic thinking in combination with detailed technical design and analysis skills.

Suitable backgrounds are B.Sc. studies in Electrical power engineering, Power electronics, Electricity markets or Renewable energy sources.

Studies

As a smart grids student, you will become familiar with the existing practices, but also gain ideas for future design, implementation, and maintenance of the smart grid. The studies combine technical skills of power electronics and electric power engineering with a broader understanding of controlling smart grids, electricity markets and ICT and automation.... [-]


Master of Sciences in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

The applicants should hold a B.Sc. degree in computer science, mathematics, automation engineering, signal processing, or a related discipline. The student should be familiar with the basics of programming, digital logic, and processors. Recommended prerequisites include familiarity with machine learning and control engineering. [+]

Robotics has long been the key to efficient manufacturing. However, current robots mostly perform rigid tasks in a production pipeline with no ability to operate in changing environments. Next generation autonomous robots operate among humans, which require completely new kinds of skills. Not only do they need to understand their surroundings, but they should also be able to co-operate with humans, and even predict future human actions.

The applicants should hold a B.Sc. degree in computer science, mathematics, automation engineering, signal processing, or a related discipline. The student should be familiar with the basics of programming, digital logic, and processors. Recommended prerequisites include familiarity with machine learning and control engineering.... [-]


Master of Science in Embedded Systems

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

In a modern world, embedded systems are everywhere — in cars, buildings, factories, and roads. They make the world smart. Embedded systems work in interaction with their environment and other systems. They sense, process and communicate. They may even scavenge their energy from the environment. Embedded systems interact with people or work invisibly in the background. Many systems are designed to increase safety, like the automatic anti-collision braking in a car. Some are designed for fun, like a camera augmenting reality in an outdoor game. Embedded systems combine hardware and software expertise. As a student, we expect you to know the basics of electronics, digital logic, processors, and programming. Optionally, you are familiar with computer networks and wireless communications. The applicants should hold a BSc degree in computer science, electrical engineering or software engineering. [+]

In a modern world, embedded systems are everywhere — in cars, buildings, factories, and roads. They make the world smart. Embedded systems work in interaction with their environment and other systems. They sense, process and communicate. They may even scavenge their energy from the environment. Embedded systems interact with people or work invisibly in the background. Many systems are designed to increase safety, like the automatic anti-collision braking in a car. Some are designed for fun, like a camera augmenting reality in an outdoor game.

Embedded systems combine hardware and software expertise. As a student, we expect you to know the basics of electronics, digital logic, processors, and programming. Optionally, you are familiar with computer networks and wireless communications. The applicants should hold a BSc degree in computer science, electrical engineering or software engineering.... [-]


Master of Science in Data Engineering and Machine Learning

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

Data engineering tickles your curiosity: every day is an adventure in a jungle of new data challenges. Data-driven systems are at the center of modern computer engineering and hold many promises for the future. Data engineering is needed for solving challenging pattern recognition problems, such as intelligent search engines, self-driving cars, autonomous robots, or automatic car number plate recognition systems. [+]

Data engineering tickles your curiosity: every day is an adventure in a jungle of new data challenges. Data-driven systems are at the center of modern computer engineering and hold many promises for the future. Data engineering is needed for solving challenging pattern recognition problems, such as intelligent search engines, self-driving cars, autonomous robots, or automatic car number plate recognition systems.

Studies

The Data Engineering and Machine Learning studies combine machine learning techniques with efficient implementation skills. The courses combine theory and practice.

In addition to the mathematics of machine learning, real-life deployment skills require an understanding of databases, programming languages, and even hardware design; all aiming at the efficient handling of huge data masses.... [-]


Master of Science in Communication Systems and Networks

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

The studies in Communication Systems and Networks place a special emphasis on Future Internet and evolving and emerging (4G, 5G and beyond 5G) wireless broadband and multi-service communication systems. While the focus is on radio access systems and networking levels, also physical layer digital communication techniques and system-level RF aspects are within the scope of the major. [+]

Digitalisation is here to stay. The on-going digitalization builds on an efficient communications infrastructure. Communication is not only for humans anymore: The Internet-of-Things and the Industrial Internet are the forerunners of a connected and programmable world where things are also able to communicate. The digitalization will, without doubt, impact highly industries such as energy, transportation, logistics, and manufacturing.

Another prevailing trend in the society and industries is robotization. Modern inventions, such as self-driving cars and drones, also rely strongly on highly efficient and reliable wireless communications solutions.

The studies in Communication Systems and Networks place a special emphasis on Future Internet and evolving and emerging (4G, 5G and beyond 5G) wireless broadband and multi-service communication systems. While the focus is on radio access systems and networking levels, also physical layer digital communication techniques and system-level RF aspects are within the scope of the major.... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Engineering Materials Science

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

The Master's Degree Program in Engineering Materials Science offers multidisciplinary and flexible study opportunities that meet high standards. The program provides you with an internationally-oriented and innovative study and research environment and prepares you for a broad range of professional and academic career opportunities both in Finland and abroad. [+]

Solving the issues of human welfare

Engineering Materials Science sets out to give universal solutions from science to various research challenges faced by the industry. Our ambitious yet highly fascinating mission is to help find and develop the best possible materials for different purposes in all aspects of life. We are keen on utilizing new breakthrough materials in solving future issues related to the environment, energy and human welfare.

After graduating from our Engineering Materials Science Program, you will be able to understand the technological and economic problems within the industry, analyze and refine the problems into scientific research questions, and use scientific methods to solve the problems to improve the competitiveness and performance of materials.... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Business and Technology

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

The IEM programme focuses on business development in international sales and sourcing networks. Today’s companies operate in global networks. Managers and business development professionals need to understand how these networks function and can be managed. In order to help students grow into business development professionals, the IEM programme also offers a wide variety of courses related to management and leadership in an international, technology-driven business environment. [+]

Business and technology studies prepare for an international career

Technology businesses are going from local to global — they need young professionals with an intercultural mindset and an understanding of the latest technologies. We at TUT welcome engineers and engineering graduates from all over the world to study in our MSc Programme in Business and Technology (B&T) in an intercultural, business-oriented learning environment.

B&T focuses on business development in international sales and sourcing networks. Companies operate in global networks; both managers and business development professionals need to understand how such networks function and can be managed. In B&T you will develop a thorough understanding of the business processes characteristic to global business-to-business markets and the ability to apply business development practices in international networks.... [-]


Master's Degree Program in Factory Automation and Robotics

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Tampere

Want to become an expert in Factory Automation and Robotics? Join our international and inspiring learning environment and gain the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in academia or industry! [+]

Reach higher - choose Automation!

Want to become an expert in Factory Automation and Robotics? Join our international and inspiring learning environment and gain the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in academia or industry!

Innovative and practical studies

The studies involve not only conventional lectures but also many practical ways of learning, such as different laboratory assignments, hands-on exercises and practical studies in innovative learning environments. The program ensures that you gain both theoretical knowledge and practical expertise in the field of automation.

A degree with diverse opportunities

After completing the program, you will be qualified to pursue a wide range of career opportunities in different fields of automation. You will also have the knowledge and skills to pursue a career in industry or continue studying towards a doctorate.... [-]


Master in Optical Design

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Jyväskylä

The program focuses on professional competence development in the optical design area. It builds on the scientific bases of applied and computer optics, photonic technologies, optoelectronics and CAD appliances. [+]

Optical Design

Objective of the Program: The program focuses on professional competence development in the optical design area. It builds on the scientific bases of applied and computer optics, photonic technologies, optoelectronics and CAD appliances.

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.

Results:

The double degree Master's program “Optical Design” aims to prepare world-class highly qualified experts in the growing field of optical engineering synthesizing scientific and professional expertise of ITMO University and Warsaw University of Technology (WUT) and providing students with an inbuilt mobility period at WUT.... [-]


Master in Physics and Technology of Nanostructures

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Jyväskylä

Unique double-degree program of ITMO University and Aalto University, Finland in the cutting-edge field of Physics and Technology of Nanostructures. Study with the best professors and become a pro. [+]

Physics and Technology of Nanostructures

The objective of the Programme: Unique double-degree program of ITMO University and Aalto University, Finland in the cutting-edge field of Physics and Technology of Nanostructures. Study with the best professors and become a pro.

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.

Results:

The program is a master’s degree one in the field of photonics and nanosciences. The main objective of the Course is to combine the study and research in one process using the possibilities that are open through international cooperation. The Master's program includes nowadays physical and engineer disciplines, such as Photonics, Nanotechnology, Optoinformatics, Microfabrication, Practical use of Nanostructures etc., studied at two universities. Much attention is paid to research and hands-on work of students.Scientific and educational laboratories with new research and technological equipment allow getting a good practical training.... [-]


Master in Information Technologies in Fuel and Energy Complex Enterprise

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Jyväskylä

The Program provides the up-to-date knowledge, skills, and abilities required in the energy, resources, and energy management areas with the use of the modern technologies and teaching methods. [+]

Information Technologies in Fuel and Energy Complex Enterprise

Objective of the Program: The Program provides the up-to-date knowledge, skills, and abilities required in the energy, resources, and energy management areas with the use of the modern technologies and 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.

Results:

The students who have successfully completed this course will have an adequate command of the following (in general):

knowledge of basic principles of the systems’ operation and corresponding processes including automation; knowledge of the algorithms and programs for calculation of technological processes; ability to analyze problems in information technologies in fuel and energy complex; ability to analyze problems in fuel and energy complex, to elaborate research programs, to choose and use adequate theoretical and experimental methods, to implement results into practice; ability to apply sensors, electronic devices, microcontrollers and its programming; ability to develop new processes and equipment and to update the existing ones; ability to acquire new knowledge in the area of professional activity. ... [-]

Supercomputer technologies in interdisciplinary research

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Jyväskylä

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). ... [-]