MSc Degrees in Finland

Find 101 Top Masters of Science in Finland 2018/2019

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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's Degree Programme in Digital Marketing and Corporate Communication (DMCC)

Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Jyväskylä

The Master’s Programme in Digital Marketing and Corporate Communication at the Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics (JSBE) educates professionals of digital marketing and corporate communications for the needs of both nonprofit and private sectors. We combine the most relevant aspects of digital business, marketing, and corporate communications with the latest academic research conducted in the field. [+]

Study objectives

Every marketing and communications expert nowadays needs knowledge on the digital environment and the channels that really make an impact on the chosen target groups. If you are interested in developing your knowledge and skills a bit further, this programme is for you. The unique combination of marketing and corporate communication makes this programme forerunner in the education landscape.

The Master’s Programme in Digital Marketing and Corporate Communication at the Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics (JSBE) educates professionals of digital marketing and corporate communications for the needs of both nonprofit and private sectors. We combine the most relevant aspects of digital business, marketing, and corporate communications with the latest academic research conducted in the field. Graduation from the programme gives in-depth knowledge and skills to plan and execute strategic and tactical activities in managerial and expert positions related to marketing, sales, and corporate communication in today’s digitalized society.... [-]


MSc in Business and Management

Hanken School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Helsinki

Master's studies in Business and Management develop your skills for managing and developing businesses and organisations in a market-oriented and sustainable manner. You will have a general overview of business management and marketing. The specialisation in Business and Management contains studies in humanitarian logistics, international strategy and sustainability, and marketing. [+]

Master's studies in Business and Management

The specialisation in Business and Management contains studies in humanitarian logistics, international strategy and sustainability, and marketing.

Master's studies in Business and Management develop your skills for managing and developing businesses and organisations in a market-oriented and sustainable manner. You will have a general overview of business management and marketing. In addition to this you have the opportunity to specialise in one of the following three tracks:

International Strategy and Sustainability Marketing Humanitarian Logistics

You also have the opportunity to obtain a Double Degree in cooperation with EMLyon Business School.... [-]


AMIS - Master in Advanced Materials for Innovation and Sustainability

EIT RawMaterials Academy - AMIS
Campus 2 years Finland Espoo

As global and EU population increases along with well-being and welfare, consumption per capita is also increasing. In the EU especially, consumption has outpaced production, particularly with respect to the more complicated, resource-intensive technologies and products that have become part of daily life. As a result, the importance of recycling and the circular economy will continue to increase in order to diversify our sources of supply and meet our needs. [+]

The Challenge

As global and EU population increases along with well-being and welfare, consumption per capita is also increasing. In the EU especially, consumption has outpaced production, particularly with respect to the more complicated, resource-intensive technologies and products that have become part of daily life. As a result, the importance of recycling and the circular economy will continue to increase in order to diversify our sources of supply and meet our needs.

AMIS is a Master programme in Advanced Materials for Innovation and Sustainability. The primary objective of the programme is to provide students with an understanding

of the full raw materials value chain and a mindset for innovation and entrepreneurship focusing on sustainability. AMIS tackles this challenge by focusing on three themes – all of which are central themes of EIT RawMaterials:... [-]


EMC – European Mining Course

EIT Raw Materials EMC
Campus 2 years Finland Espoo

With a growing world population and increasing global welfare, the demand for most metals and minerals is increasing. [+]

The Challenge

With a growing world population and increasing global welfare, the demand for most metals and minerals is increasing. At the same time, metal and material markets are not always predictable and ore grades are decreasing over time, making the challenge to identify and extract resources within economies of scale even more complex. Adding to this complexity, awareness of environmental issues is also growing and the world expects resources to be extracted in a responsible manner. It will be up to the mining engineer of the future to operate successfully in this challenging environment.

Due to the rapid evolution of the raw materials sector, mining engineers today are expected to have command of vital innovation and entrepreneurial competencies and skills with a deep understanding of sustainability. The exposure to internationally- and culturally-diverse environments has also become an appealing and desired quality, as globalization is increasingly relevant in all industries, including the mining sector and its extensive supply chains.... [-]


Master of Science in Smart Grids

Tampere University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 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 in Biological and Environmental Science

Jyväskylä University Faculty of Mathematics and Science
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Jyväskylä

The aim of the program is to produce experts in biology and environmental science. The program contains two specialization areas (majors): sustainable management of inland aquatic resources, ecology, and evolutionary biology. [+]

Master's Degree Program in Biological and Environmental Science, Master of Science (2 yrs)

Applying

The application round opens on the 15th of November 2017 and the deadline for applications is on the 10th of January 2018.

Read more about this program on university's website.

Study objectives

The aim of the Master's Degree Program is to produce experts in biology and environmental science. You have a chance to specialize in one of the following specialization areas:

sustainable management of inland aquatic resources, ecology, and evolutionary biology.

The specialization area of sustainable management of inland aquatic resources focusses on environmental and biological processes that determine the characteristics and ecosystem services of inland waters and ecologically, economically and socially sustainable use of natural resources. Specialization area of ecology and evolutionary biology focus on fundamental concepts and theories of ecology, genetics, and evolutionary biology and the ability to use these at the individual, population, community and ecosystem level.... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Physical and Chemical Sciences: Material Physics

University of Turku
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Turku

In the materials physics track, you will become an expert in research and development of new materials in biomedical or electronic applications. You will work in an active research group together with other students, post-docs and senior researchers on solving problems in e.g. energy efficiency and drug delivery. In addition to a theoretical basis of materials physics, you will also learn to use the state-of-the-art research equipment with hands-on courses. [+]

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In the materials physics track, you will become an expert in research and development of new materials in biomedical or electronic applications. You will work in an active research group together with other students, post-docs and senior researchers on solving problems in e.g. energy efficiency and drug delivery. In addition to a theoretical basis of materials physics, you will also learn to use the state-of-the-art research equipment with hands-on courses.

Materials Physics is one of the four specialization tracks of the Master’s Degree Programme in Physical and Chemical Sciences. The other tracks of the programme are Astronomy and Space Physics, Materials Chemistry, and Theoretical Physics. Upon graduation, you will be able to use the diverse set of skills acquired as part of this track, including experimental, theoretical and numerical techniques to produce and analyze new physical projects.... [-]


Master of Science in Computer, Communication and Information Sciences - Machine Learning, Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

Aalto University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

Machine learning is one of the strong points of Aalto University. This solid education in modern computational data analysis gives you excellent opportunities for a career in research institutions or in the private sector in the rapidly developing fields of machine learning, data science, and artificial intelligence. [+]

Do you want to build the future of intelligent machines?

Machine learning is one of the strong points of Aalto University. This solid education in modern computational data analysis gives you excellent opportunities for a career in research institutions or in the private sector in the rapidly developing fields of machine learning, data science, and artificial intelligence.

The methods of machine learning and data mining are applicable and needed in a wide variety of fields ranging from process industry to data science. Recent spearhead application areas include

bioinformatics, computational astrophysics, biology, and medicine, interactive technologies, information retrieval, information visualization, neuroinformatics, and social-network analysis. ... [-]

MSc in European Forestry

University of Eastern Finland
Campus 2 years August 2019 Finland Joensuu

MSc European Forestry (MSc EF) is a top-class taught Erasmus+: Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree Programme (EMJMD) in the field of forest sciences. The quality of our programme is acknowledged by the European Commission, which awarded the MSc European Forestry Erasmus Mundus status for years 2004–2014 and for years 2016–2019. [+]

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MSc European Forestry (MSc EF) is a top-class taught Erasmus+: Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree Programme (EMJMD) in the field of forest sciences. The quality of our programme is acknowledged by the European Commission, which awarded the MSc European Forestry Erasmus Mundus status for years 2004–2014 and for years 2016–2019.

Our programme is a two-year interdisciplinary programme that provides academic education in the field of sustainable resource management with an emphasis on current bioeconomy issues. MSc EF offers a new approach to forestry and nature management markets and it connects the increasing number of forest-related issues with a European dimension at international as well as national levels. The objective of the MSc EF programme is to educate professionals who have a thorough understanding of a sustainable forest bioeconomy as well as the European business culture. The curriculum is specifically designed to take into consideration the needs of potential employers and therefore our graduates are highly valued by national and international agencies, governmental bodies, NGO's, research institutions and timber, paper and pulp enterprises.... [-]


Master in Food Sciences

University of Helsinki
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Helsinki

What do they eat now? What is behind the good taste of food? Raw materials? Processing technologies? How to improve the healthiness, safety, ecology and ethics of food and food processing? If this is for you, enroll in Food Sciences master’s program at the University of Helsinki. [+]

What will people eat in the fu­ture?

What do they eat now? What is behind the good taste of food? Raw materials? Processing technologies? How to improve the healthiness, safety, ecology and ethics of food and food processing? If this is for you, enroll in Food Sciences master’s program at the University of Helsinki.

Goal of the pro­gram

Do you want to have an impact on what people will eat in the future? Would you like to know what makes food taste good, due to the raw materials and processing technologies? Do you want to know how we could improve the healthiness, safety, ecology and ethics of food and food processing? Are you interested in exploring innovations in food, such as "pulled oats" or using insects as food? If you answered yes, enroll in Food Sciences master’s program.... [-]


Master's Programme in Strategy, Innovation and Sustainability, MSIS

Lappeenranta University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Lappeenranta

In this programme, you will develop advanced competencies in the intersection of strategic management and innovation. You will also learn to develop the understanding of the modern business environment where economic value needs to be created in a way that simultaneously creates value for the entire society in a responsible manner. [+]

Sustainability is one of the major drivers of companies' strategic innovations.

Doing business in a more sustainable way is becoming increasingly relevant in today's society.

In this programme, you will develop advanced competencies in the intersection of strategic management and innovation.

You will also develop an understanding of the modern business environment where economic value needs to be created in a way that simultaneously creates value for the entire society in a responsible manner.

During your studies, you will learn what links sustainability and innovation. The focus of the programme is on close cooperation between business education and the business community, integrating knowledge and best practices.... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Internet and Game Studies, M.Sc.

University of Tampere
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Tampere

Creating a playful future. This master program provides an in-depth view of the fundamental character and development of games and Internet. [+]

Apply between 4 December 2018 and 23 January 2019

Degree: Master of Science Duration: 2 years Extent: 120 ECTS Start date: August 2018 Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students: 12 000 € / year

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This master program provides an in-depth view of the fundamental character and development of games and Internet. Games have grown into an important form of culture and human interaction, expanding from entertainment to other areas of life. Internet and social media form an increasingly vital part of communication, social life, and distribution of media and services. The program is particularly targeted at the questions of analysis, design and application of online services and digital games from user- and culturally focused perspectives. The program directs you to develop academic skills like critical thinking, scientific writing and carrying out research projects while encouraging active and comprehensive involvement with the practical processes and phenomena related to games and Internet.... [-]


Master of Science in Architecture

University of Oulu
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Oulu

The international master’s degree program in Architecture is a two-year design-oriented study program. The courses are taught by professionals with wide range expertise in the field of architecture and urban design. [+]

Master’s Program in Architecture, Master of Science (Architecture) northernmost architect school in the world a design-oriented study program leads to an EU-notified professional architect’s degree

The international master’s degree program in Architecture is a two-year design-oriented study program. The courses are taught by professionals with wide range expertise in the field of architecture and urban design. Professors of the school are internationally recognized architects actively involved in the profession and architectural debate both in Finland and internationally. The degree awarded is an architect’s professional degree, providing the right to practice the architect’s profession in Finland and the European Union according to the national laws and decrees. The study program provides students with skills, knowledge and advanced tools in:... [-]


MSc in Innovation Management

University of Eastern Finland Business School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Finland Kuopio

Future business calls for business professionals who can think outside the box and lead innovation and change. Future society calls for innovative businesses and novel solutions. Join us in learning how to lead and commercialize innovations. Engage in collaborative and experimental learning in the Master’s Degree Programme in Innovation Management. Our programme is for those who want to rethink business and innovate for the future. [+]

MSc in Innovation Management

Application period 1 November 2018 - 31 January 2019. Follow http://www.uef.fi/web/mdp-innovation-management to keep up to date.

Intake: 15 students

MAKE IT DIFFERENT

Thinking outside the box is critical for organisational competitiveness and survival. This has created a need for a new type of business professional with an understanding of how innovation, change and renewal are initiated and achieved in organisations.

The Master’s Degree Programme in Innovation Management provides students with expertise in initiating and leading change in enterprises and other organisations. Students will learn how to manage projects and processes around product and service design, human resources, strategy and in sales, marketing and customer care.... [-]


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). ... [-]