MSc Degrees in Finland

Find 99 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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AMIS - Master in Advanced Materials for Innovation and Sustainability

EIT RawMaterials Academy - AMIS
Campus 2 years September 2018 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:... [-]


Master of Science in Food Systems

EIT Food
Campus Full time September 2018 Finland Turku

Become a future leader in Food systems by following the educational offerings of EIT Food. [+]

Become a future leader in Food systems by following the educational offerings of EIT Food. We offer workshops, summer schools and online educational programmes such as MOOCS (Massive Open Online Courses) and SPOCS (Specialized Private Online Courses) for a wide range of audience including students, entrepreneurs, and food professionals.

All our courses are interdisciplinary, interactive, and practice-oriented and are jointly offered by partners from academia and business.

In 2018, EIT Food will begin the initial phase of the development of EIT Food's flagship Food System Master Program, an integrated graduate degree program organized by 10 academic institutions and industrial partners from across... [-]


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). ... [-]

Master in Molecular nano and biophotonics

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

The program provides knowledge in physics, technologies and application of new organic photonic materials. New photonic elements for laser, bio-technologies and optical communications are studied. Modern problems of polymeric nanocomposite materials are considered. [+]

Molecular nano and biophotonics

The objective of the Programme: The program provides knowledge in physics, technologies and application of new organic photonic materials. New photonic elements for laser, bio-technologies and optical communications are studied. Modern problems of polymeric nanocomposite materials are considered.

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: Study in the new and rapidly developing field of nano-, bio-materials, photonic integrated makes it easy to focus on the labour market. Graduates of the program can work in research institutes and laboratories, innovative production, business related to high-tech products. A unique experience of studying abroad offers great opportunities for self-realization.... [-]


Master in Software engineering and service design

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 Finland Jyväskylä

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 in Metamaterials

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 Finland Jyväskylä

The study program covers all fundamentals of electrodynamics, quantum mechanics, and solid-state physics. A wide range of special courses taught by research center staff includes up-to-date courses in nanophotonics, quantum optics, numerical methods, radiophysics, and others. [+]

Metamaterials

Objective of the Program: The Metamaterials master's program does not only give deep knowledge in fundamental physics, but also provides hands-on experience in laboratory work, technology, and numerical simulation methods that are essential for industry or academy career.

Study Program

Courses. The study program covers all fundamentals of electrodynamics, quantum mechanics, and solid-state physics. A wide range of special courses taught by research center staff includes up-to-date courses in nanophotonics, quantum optics, numerical methods, radiophysics, and others. The program involves intensive laboratory studies using facilities of the center: optical instrumentation, radiofrequency measurements, and nanotechnology fabrication methods.... [-]


MSc European Forestry

University of Eastern Finland
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Finland Joensuu Kuopio Savonlinna + 2 more

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

MSc European Forestry (MSc EF) is a top-class taught Erasmus+: Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree Program (EMJMD) in the field of forest sciences. The quality of our program 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 program is a two-year interdisciplinary program that provides you an academic education in the field of sustainable resource management with special emphasis of bio-economy. MSc EF offers a new approach to the markets in forestry and nature management and it connects the increasing number of forest-related issues with European dimension at international as well as national levels. The objective of the MSc EF program is to educate professionals who have a thorough understanding of sustainable forest bio-economy as well as in European business culture. The Curriculum is specifically designed to take into consideration the needs of potential employers and our graduates are highly appreciated by national and international agencies, governmental bodies, NGO's, research institutions and timber, paper and pulp enterprises.... [-]


Master of Science in Computer Science and Engineering

University of Oulu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Oulu

The International Master’s Degree Program in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) is a two-year research-oriented program concentrating on intelligent digital solutions to real-world problems. [+]

Computer Science and Engineering, Master of Science (Technology) (2 years) Research-oriented degree provides an exciting opportunity to study in a leading-edge research environment The studies combine both theoretical and practical approach Specializations in Applied Computing, Artificial Intelligence, and Computer Engineering

The International Master’s Degree Program in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) is a two-year research-oriented program concentrating on intelligent digital solutions to real-world problems. During the past decades, Computer Science and Engineering has had a significant impact on our daily lives. The development continues and soon computers will not be used as separate devices anymore. Instead, they will blend into our living environments and offer us rich sets of services through natural and intuitive user interfaces. The graduates from Computer Science and Engineering will play a key role in this development.... [-]


Master of Science in Architecture

University of Oulu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 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:... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Research and Innovation in Higher Education (MARIHE), M.Sc. (Admin)

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

Preparing Higher Education for the Future [+]

Degree: Master of Administrative Sciences Duration: 2 years Extent: 120 ECTS Application period for scholarship applicants: Autumn 2019 (to be confirmed) Application period for self-paying applicants: Autumn 2019 (to be confirmed) Start date: August 2020 (to be confirmed) Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students: to be confirmed

Read more about Scholarships The Master’s degree programme in Research and Innovation in Higher Education (MARIHE) is an Erasmus Mundus programme offered in cooperation with University of Tampere (Finland), Danube University Krems (Austria, coordinating university), Beijing Normal University (China), and University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück (Germany). All students of MARIHE will have study periods at partners DUK, UTA and BNU. For the internship at the end of the 2nd semester, students will be with an institution related to research and innovation in higher education. Internship placements will be provided at associated partner organisations, but also at other organisations that have agreed to accept interns from MARIHE. For the 4th semester students in MARIHE will have to decide whether they want to specialize in... [-]


Master's Degree Program in Public Choice, M.Soc.Sc.

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

Economic approaches to political questions [+]

Apply between 4 December 2018 and 23 January 2019

Degree: Master of Social Sciences Duration: 2 years Extent: 120 ECTS Start date: August 2018 Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students: 10 000 €/year

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Will politicians advance public interest? How do lobbies affect governance? What policies will best provide collective goods? This program is designed to teach students to use economic tools to address these types of social science problems. Issues examined involve strategic behavior ranging from institution design, policy design and implementation to decision-making. North American Studies program in Public Choice is a quantitative social science program.... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Global and Transnational Sociology, M.Soc.Sc.

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

Analyse policies. Understand change. Master the world. High-quality research into the policy and cultural complexities of globalization. [+]

Apply between 4 December 2018 and 23 January 2019

Degree: Master of Social Sciences Duration: 2 years Extent: 120 ECTS Start date: August 2018 Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students: 10 000 € / year

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Master’s degree program in Global and Transnational Sociology (GTS) is a high-quality, internationally linked program especially suited for students aiming at careers in social research, policy analysis and consultation, cultural analysis, media, international organizations, and international development.

A unique offering in Finland, the program integrates with world-class research being conducted at the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Tampere, and with other post-graduate degrees in the Faculty’s cutting-edge framework program on Global Society. GTS program provides students with the basis for making sense of globalization and transnational connections in the contemporary world. National policies and cultures are increasingly and obviously related to events and forces outside national borders.... [-]