Master of Science (MSc) in Information Technology in Finland

Compare MSc Programs in Information Technology in Finland 2018/2019

Information Technology

Msc stands for Master of Science. It is a postgraduate educational master's degree given by universities in a wide number of nations. The degree is typically studied for in the sciences and occasionally in the social sciences.

In information technology programs, students may be able to explore different types of technology applications and the way in which information is created, exchanged and stored. Students may learn how to write code and can explore areas such as information security, software applications, system design and databases.

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.

Top Masters of Science in Information Technology in Finland 2018/2019

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Master's Degree Programme in Information Security and Cryptography: Cryptography and Data Security

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

The cryptography and data security major subject in the master’s degree programme in information security and cryptography focuses on the mathematical foundations of cryptography and data security. [+]

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BUILD A CAREER IN INFORMATION SECURITY TECHNOLOGY AND CRYPTOGRAPHY!

THE CRYPTOGRAPHY AND DATA SECURITY MAJOR SUBJECT IN THE MASTER’S DEGREE PROGRAMME IN INFORMATION SECURITY AND CRYPTOGRAPHY FOCUSES ON THE MATHEMATICAL FOUNDATIONS OF CRYPTOGRAPHY AND DATA SECURITY.

The Cryptography and Data Security major subject educates future experts with strong and broad knowledge on mathematical aspects of cryptography and data security. The students may also complement their theoretical knowledge with the courses of the Networked Systems Security in order to obtain profound and substantial education and expertise in the networked systems security and field of technology.... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Information Security and Cryptography: Networked Systems Security

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

The networked systems security major subject in the master’s degree programme in information security and cryptography offers you both knowledge and hands-on experience in cybersecurity technology. [+]

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BUILD A CAREER IN CYBER SECURITY TECHNOLOGY!

The networked systems security major subject in the master’s degree programme in information security and cryptography offers you both knowledge and hands-on experience in cybersecurity technology.

The Networked Systems Security major subject gives its students profound and substantial education and expertise in the networked systems security and field of technology. The focus in this major subject is on secure network and communication systems and secure computing systems. Studies also include the fundamentals of information security management and the mathematical foundations of cryptography.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE Advanced-level studies in the major subject 50 ECTS credits Language, intermediate level and optional studies 40 ECTS credits Thesis for the Master of Science or Master of Science in Technology degree 30 ECTS credits ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE & EXPERIENCE ... [-]

Master's Degree Programme in Information Technology - Communication Systems and Networks

Tampere Universities
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Tampere

Digitalisation is here to stay. The ongoing digitalisation builds on an efficient communications infrastructure. The studies in communication systems and networks place special emphasis on Future Internet and the 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, the physical layer of digital communication techniques and system-level RF aspects also fall within the scope of this programme. [+]

Effective communication networking makes the world go digital

Digitalisation is here to stay. The ongoing digitalisation 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. Digitalisation will have an impact on a wide range of industries, such as energy, transportation, logistics and manufacturing.

Another prevailing trend in society and industry is robotisation. Modern inventions, such as self-driving cars and drones, strongly rely on highly efficient and reliable wireless communications.... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Information Technology - Software Engineering, Web & Cloud

Tampere Universities
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Tampere

Computers and software are an integral part of our daily lives. The interaction between people and computers takes different forms as computers are integrated into different systems from mobile devices to clouds. Applicants should hold a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science, software engineering, or mathematics. [+]

Creating the new digital world

Computers and software are an integral part of our daily lives. 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 their component services are constantly evolving, understanding the complexity and system integration is crucial, which means that there is a need for skilled software specialists in the field.

Applicants should hold a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science, software engineering, or mathematics.... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Information Technology - Human-Technology Interaction

Tampere Universities
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Tampere

By studying Human-Technology Interaction, you will be prepared for the challenges of designing increasingly complex technological systems. Besides functionality, the systems must be easy to control and provide positive user experiences. [+]

Learn to design successful interactive products

Technology is everywhere. We all use various technological systems every day, and the user experience is critical to their success or failure.

By studying Human-Technology Interaction, you will be prepared for the challenges of designing increasingly complex technological systems.

Besides functionality, the systems must be easy to control and provide positive user experiences.

Applicants should have a background in software engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, or information technology. Previous studies in design-related topics, user experience or human-computer interaction will be considered an advantage. A strong commitment to a human-centred design approach is required to become successful in this field.... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Human-Technology Interaction

Tampere Universities
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Tampere

Master’s Programme in Human-Technology Interaction (HTI) offers an exceptionally broad set of studies in human-technology interaction and related fields. In the HTI studies, you will get up to date know-how on digital service design, usability engineering and user-centric software production, multimodal and multisensory human-computer interaction with vision, interfaces based on speech, gaze, haptics, gestures and physiology as well as on interface solutions for virtual reality, industrial tasks, human-robot interaction, Internet of Things and artificial intelligence. [+]

Be one of the people designing the future of human-technology interaction

Digital technologies play a significant role in all areas of everyday life. Modern societies need professionals with a thorough understanding of how to design and develop user-friendly interactive products and engaging ways to interact with various technological devices.

Master’s Programme in Human-Technology Interaction (HTI) offers an exceptionally broad set of studies in human-technology interaction and related fields. In the HTI studies, you will get up to date know-how on digital service design, usability engineering and user-centric software production, multimodal and multisensory human-computer interaction with vision, interfaces based on speech, gaze, haptics, gestures and physiology as well as on interface solutions for virtual reality, industrial tasks, human-robot interaction, Internet of Things and artificial intelligence.... [-]


Master's Degree Programme in Computational Big Data Analytics

Tampere Universities
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Tampere

The programme teaches you to understand data analysis and master necessary skills, such as data cleansing, integration, modelling and prediction, and interactive exploration of data and models. You will also learn to present data analysis results to decision-makers with descriptive summaries and visualisations. [+]

Make big sense of big data

Data analysis plays a central role in the modern information society. Organisations in the public and private sectors are collecting vast data sets, and public-sector data are increasingly made open. However, if full use is to be made of these data, they must first be analysed.

The programme teaches you to understand data analysis and master necessary skills, such as data cleansing, integration, modelling and prediction, and interactive exploration of data and models. You will also learn to present data analysis results to decision-makers with descriptive summaries and visualisations.

Successful analysts need skills related to both computational and statistical topics. As an analyst, you can be employed by analysis companies in such sectors as insurance, banking, public administration and health care, or in government agencies, organisations, and research institutes in these sectors. In addition to studies in one’s own degree programme, students may take full advantage of the courses offered by the multidisciplinary Tampere higher education community. Welcome to join us!... [-]


Master's Programme in Software Engineering and Digital Transformation

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

The programme addresses the application of engineering principles of software and systems development, including design methodologies, business process and service modelling and re-engineering, operation principles, and maintenance and quality assurance approaches. [+]

Software development and digitalisation are an integral part of the modern society, shaping virtually everything from the objects around us to the ways in which we communicate.

The Master's Programme in Software Engineering and Digital Transformation focuses on developing advanced knowledge and expertise for the design and development of software and digital services and the digital transformation of business processes. The programme addresses the application of engineering principles of software and systems development, including design methodologies, business process and service modelling and re-engineering, operation principles, and maintenance and quality assurance approaches.

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Master of Science in Security and Cloud Computing (SECCLO) (Erasmus Mundus)

Aalto University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Finland Espoo

The Master's Programme in Security and Cloud Computing (SECCLO) is a two-year Erasmus Mundus double degree programme that provides students with a broad understanding of the latest and future technologies for secure cloud and mobile computing systems. [+]

The Master's Programme in Security and Cloud Computing (SECCLO) is a two-year Erasmus Mundus double degree programme that provides students with a broad understanding of the latest and future technologies for secure cloud and mobile computing systems.

Study objectives

Master's Programme in Security and Cloud Computing (SECCLO) focuses on two specific aspects of modern computing systems: cloud computing, which in a broad sense means highly distributed and scalable computation and data storage in data centers, as well as physically accessible devices, and information security, which means protection of computation, communication and data from unauthorized access. While cloud computing is a highly technical area that directly enables the implementation of modern ICT services, information security is a cross-cutting requirement that encompasses both technical and non-technical issues.... [-]


Supercomputer technologies in interdisciplinary research

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 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 Information Technologies in Fuel and Energy Complex Enterprise

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 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. ... [-]