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The Master of Science, or MSc, is an academic degree awarded to those who effectively complete about two years of intensive study on a given topic. Many MSc courses offer a combination of classroom and research-based curriculum.

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Master in Applied Statistics with Network Analysis

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Moscow

The Master of Applied Statistics with Network Analysis is implemented by the NRU HSE International Laboratory for Applied Network Research. The Academic Supervisor of the program is Stanley Wasserman, PhD (Harvard University), professor at Indiana University, who is also the Academic Supervisor of the Lab. He is one of the leading figures of Social Network Analysis and has launched a similar educational program on statistics and network analysis in Indiana University and the University of Illinois. [+]

MSc Degrees in Russia 2017/2018. Programme overview The Master of Applied Statistics with Network Analysis is implemented by the NRU HSE International Laboratory for Applied Network Research. The Academic Supervisor of the program is Stanley Wasserman, PhD (Harvard University), professor at Indiana University, who is also the Academic Supervisor of the Lab. He is one of the leading figures of Social Network Analysis and has launched a similar educational program on statistics and network analysis in Indiana University and the University of Illinois. The knowledge and the toolset obtained by the graduates of the program will enable them to become skilled practitioners, to be able to apply advanced complex techniques of data analysis in their daily work in organizations of different types - both in commercial companies operating in various industries (banking, insurance, consulting, IT, medicine, pharmacy), and in research organizations (sociology, marketing). Importance and originality of the Program There is a shortage of specialists in applied statistics, especially in the area of ​​such increasingly growing destination of analysis as social network analysis. At the same time, in different areas the training in the field of statistics is carried out in different ways: the majority of educational programs in this area belong to the Economics and focused mainly on mathematical methods; on the faculties of sociology, statistics study is limited to the study of the probability theory and introductory courses. The uniqueness of this program is that it is the first program in Russia, which offers a comprehensive approach to... [-]

Master in Bioengineering Systems and Technologies for Prosthetics and Rehabilitation

Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The structure of the degree program consists of advanced professional studies, elective courses and Master’s Thesis. [+]

Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University "LETI" is one of the most prestigious and oldest universities in Russia with multi-applied study and research areas. The university is included in the governmental «TOP 100 Leading Universities in the world» program. The structure of the degree program consists of advanced professional studies, elective courses and Master’s Thesis. Students get knowledge of prosthetics objects modeling and rehabilitation bioengineering systems design. They get skills of practical work with modern technologies and systems for disabled patient examination, ability of carrying out scientific research during the development of new systems for rehabilitation. Master students carry out individual professionally oriented work, scientific research and thesis at leading medical centers of Saint-Petersburg. Program curriculum includes the following advanced courses: Rehabilitation systems and technologies; Biomechanical and mathematical simulation of prosthetic objects; Technologies for estimation of prosthetic objects; Methods of computer processing and analysis of medical data; Automated image analysis; Automation of biomedical research; Analysis and design of electronic systems; Modern problems of biomedical engineering; Biotechnical systems and technologies; Information systems in rehabilitation; Computer aided design of rehabilitation equipment. Programme: 120 ECTS credits, full-time study (2 years), Master’s Degree Eligibility: candidates must hold a Bachelor's Degree in the corresponding field Scholarship: scholarship covers the tuition fee and some study materials An academic year includes 2 semesters beginning on 1st September and 10th February, Winter holidays - 2 weeks, Summer holidays - 2 months (July, August). Master’s Thesis defense is in June. Educational programs of «LETI» are constantly modernized, following the principle «Training... [-]

MSc in Big Data Systems

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Moscow

The programme is focused on the value aspect of Big Data for large enterprises and the implementation of Big Data technology in the enterprise. The value is one of the important characteristics that distinguish the Big Data as a new phenomenon. It is directly related to the economic impact that Big Data technology provides to users. [+]

MSc Degrees in Russia 2017/2018. About the programme The programme is focused on the value aspect of Big Data for large enterprises and the implementation of Big Data technology in the enterprise. The value is one of the important characteristics that distinguish the Big Data as a new phenomenon. It is directly related to the economic impact that Big Data technology provides to users. Big Data storage in the field of financial services, telecommunications, retail and Government Administration were used to solve various business problems for many years. Big Data technology can reduce the cost of IT infrastructure and software, reduce labor costs through more efficient methods of data integration, management, analysis and reaching a decision; to increase revenue and profit by new or better ways of doing business. This transforms the role of systems for the collection, compilation and use of data, makes it the basis of the enterprise's business strategy. This requires professionals with the new skills. The programme provides students with a knowledge and understanding of the fundamental principles and technological component of Big Data, preparing them for a career within companies or in scientific research. Programme content The program consists of core courses, optional courses, term paper (first year), research seminar and master's thesis (second year). Вridging courses in the first term allow you to fill knowledge gaps and to take courses, regardless of your previous degree discipline. Bridging courses (dependent on student): Data Bases Enterprise Architecture Data Analysis Core couses: System Analysis & Organization Design... [-]

MSc in Applied Social Psychology

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Moscow

Applied Social Psychology trains students in theoretical and applied social psychology, preparing them for careers in academia or in applied research settings. Students can enroll in a double-degree track, which will enable them to earn a degree from Tilburg University (the Netherlands) in addition to a degree from HSE University. [+]

Programme Overview Double Degree MSc in Applied Social Psychology Structure of the programme: 1st year at HSE, optional 2nd year at Tilburg University (for the Double Degree) or HSE. Applied Social Psychology trains students in theoretical and applied social psychology, preparing them for careers in academia or in applied research settings. Students can enroll in a double-degree track, which will enable them to earn a degree from Tilburg University (the Netherlands) in addition to a degree from HSE University. Courses are taught by HSE lecturers and renowned experts from leading social and psychological schools worldwide. Students choose the areas that they wish to focus on so that they are well equipped to launch their careers after graduation. Core courses and electives are offered in the following areas: Year 1 – HSE University Moscow Social Psychology Cross-Cultural psychology Year 2 – Tilburg University (for double-degree students) or HSE University Moscow Economic Psychology Work and Organizational Psychology Students select the courses within these areas that best align with their interests and career goals. Courses offered by other faculties at HSE can also be taken for credit. Classes are a mix of lectures, seminars, and practice sessions. Programme benefits: Study at two outstanding universities to earn two degrees. Set yourself up for an internationally-driven career. Gain practical experience from the beginning, working on international research projects through internships at the International Laboratory for Socio-Cultural Research. Prepare for future careers both in academia and business. Choose an individual learning pathway, combining electives from the... [-]

MSc in Cognitive Sciences and Technologies: From Neuron to Cognition

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Moscow

Our Master's program offers courses in cognitive psychology, cognitive neuroscience and neuro-modelling. Taken together these disciplines study how memories, emotions, cognition or consciousness actually work. Students attend lectures in English and practice in leading laboratories of Moscow and of our international partners. [+]

MSc Degrees in Russia 2017/2018. Programme Overview Our Master's program offers courses in cognitive psychology, cognitive neuroscience and neuro-modelling. Taken together these disciplines study how memories, emotions, cognition or consciousness actually work. Students attend lectures in English and practice in leading laboratories of Moscow and of our international partners. Leading scientists supervise students' practical training and writing of Master's thesis during the second year. The program is carried out in close cooperation with the École Normale Supérieure and Aarhus University. Cognitive psychology Modern cognitive psychology is an experimental discipline that studies the origin and functioning of the mind, brain, and intelligence. Our Program focuses on perception, control of attention and motor responses, formation of mental representations, dynamics of memory retrieval, learning, cognitive development and cognitive breakdown, the mechanisms of reasoning, language, and problem solving. Cognitive neuroscience An integration of psychology and neuroscience - Cognitive Neuroscience - examines neural systems underlying complex behaviors like emotions, language, attention, memory, etc. Methods employed in cognitive neuroscience include a wide range of experimental paradigms starting from psychophysics and cognitive psychology, neurology and psychiatry, and ending up with electrophysiological studies of neural systems and, increasingly, cognitive genomics and behavioral genetics. Recent breakthroughs in brain imaging technology allow cognitive neuroscientists to see a live human brain at work using state-of-the-art methods like functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), magneto- and electroencephalography (MEG, EEG),brain navigated transcranial magnetic stimulation (nTMS), transcranial direct/alternating current stimulation (tDCS/tACS) . What are the advantages of our Master’s program comparing to similar ones? We... [-]

Master in Financial Economics

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Moscow

The Financial Economics Master’s programme is unique among Russian economics graduate programmes and features: · Professors with PhDs from leading universities in Europe and the US · Visiting professors from international universities including London School of Economics (LSE) and Oxford University [+]

Programme overview The Financial Economics Master’s programme is unique among Russian economics graduate programmes and features: Professors with PhDs from leading universities in Europe and the US Visiting professors from international universities including London School of Economics (LSE) and Oxford University Courses entirely in English Examinations monitored by international experts appointed by the International Academic Committee (IAC) of the International College of Economics and Finance (ICEF) Opportunities for international mobility The programme meets all the requirements of the UK Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education. Graduates receive a Russian Master’s degree and an official letter of validation from LSE Director certifying successful completion of a programme that meets international quality standards. Programme duration: 2 years Programme requirements: 15 core courses and 6 electives, internship, Master’s thesis Core courses: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics, Mathematics for Economists, Financial Asset Pricing, Corporate Finance, Financial Econometrics, Research Seminar Electives: Corporate Valuation in Mergers and Acquisitions, Banking, Investment Management, Risk Management in a Commercial Bank, International Trade and Development, Programming and Applications to Finance, Market Microstructure, Derivatives, Fixed Income, Risk Management, International Finance. Two-thirds of students in the programme come from economics backgrounds. Other students come from different academic backgrounds, for example, mathematics and physics, and possess a sufficient knowledge of mathematics to be able to master contemporary economics and finance. Contemporary finance relies heavily on mathematics, and all graduates have the skills they need to be competitive on the international job market. Thirteen of our graduates work in London today; seven of them found jobs... [-]

Master in System and Software Engineering

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 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, [+]

MSc Degrees in Russia 2017/2018. 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. An important part of the educational process is developing teamwork skills in an environment typical for software development along with participation in real team projects, practical training and internships in leading Russian and Western companies which develop, consult and manage software projects. All disciplines are taught in English. Partners An important feature of the learning process is to obtain the skills of teamwork in typical conditions of software development process. Our partners provide our students with an opportunity to participate in a real team projects with practical training and internships in the leading Russian and foreign companies in specialized in development, consulting and software project management. Our partners: IBM... [-]

MSc in Mathematics

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Moscow

The programme in Mathematics aims at training professional researchers in mathematical sciences and experts in mathematical education. [+]

About the Programme The programme in Mathematics aims at training professional researchers in mathematical sciences and experts in mathematical education. On successful completion of the programme students: will be prepared for Ph.D. qualifying tests in Algebra, Topology and Analysis, will have own research agenda and experience; will have teaching experience at university level. The M.Sc. programme takes two full years of study. All M.Sc. students complete their Individual Plans of Study (IPS). The IPS includes some mandatory items. However, most courses are student chosen (students can choose from a certain number of special topics courses and a certain number of research seminars). A course project must be completed by the end of the first year. By the end of their course of study, students are required to submit a Master’s thesis. A presentation of thesis results, in the form of a seminar, is required. Every M.Sc. student has a faculty advisor, who supervises the course project and the Master’s thesis. Applicants can expect to: Learn from leading experts in Mathematics and Mathematical Physics Take advantage of a great variety of mathematical events happening in Moscow, a world famous mathematical center Choose to combine our M.Sc. programme with international M.Sc. or integrated graduate programmes Take advantage of our student exchange programmes with universities in Europe and Japan Choose from a wide range of special topics courses and research seminars Continue their research in our Ph.D. programme or in any international Ph.D. programme in Mathematics (This year our first class of six... [-]

Master of Science in System and Network Engineering

Innopolis University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Russia Kazan

The Secure Systems and Network Engineering is a one year master program which was originally brought to Innopolis University from University of Amsterdam (SNE at UvA). The program itself is very extensive, and students will have to devote their time fully to the study process. [+]

MSc Degrees in Russia 2017/2018. The Secure Systems and Network Engineering is a one-year master program which was originally brought to Innopolis University from University of Amsterdam (SNE at UvA). The program itself is very extensive, and students will have to devote their time fully to the study process. Program requires from 1.5 years of experience in security. Because of the complexity of homework assignments and topics covered during the year, we have comprehensive admission procedure, which includes tests and presentation. Core courses Fundamentals of Secure Networks Secure Systems and Networks Classical Internet Applications Distributed Systems Offensive technologies Inter-networking and routing Advanced networking Cybercrimes and forensics Advanced security Acquired skills and knowledge

 Obtain knowledge of computer security, including security protocols and cryptography Understand the architecture and protocols of classical Internet applications (DHCP, DNS, the Email system, WWW) Understand to a large extent the intricacies related to designing and developing a distributed computer systems Understand the challenges and building a scalable IT infrastructure that is flexible and efficient to manage (Virtualization and Cloud Computing, Workstation and Server deployment, Datacenters, and Infrastructure management methodologies) Obtain insight and skills in the subject of practical IT security (Physical security, Network security, Database security, Application security, Web app security) Expertise in conducting computer forensics and cyber crime investigations Knowledge in identifying and assessing vulnerabilities in IT systems including computers, networks and applications software Expertise in designing and building security systems and its components Job prospects Our graduates are employed as: Expert in Internet Security Computer... [-]

Master of Science in Information Technology – Software Engineering

Innopolis University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 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 3 years of 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. Core courses Introduction to Personal Software Process Models of Software Systems Methods: Deciding what to Design Managing Software Development Architectures of Software Systems Analysis of Software Artifacts Communication for Software Engineers See details here. Acquired skills and knowledge Project planning and tracking Time management Assigning resources to tasks Communication with project stakeholders Management of requirements Requirements elicitation Modeling software solutions Analysis and quality assurance of software products Documenting software deliverables Developing state-of-the-art software architectures and designs Taking responsible technical decisions with clear decision-making record Quality assurance planning, monitoring, and reporting Dealing with team issues Learning what it means to be professional software engineer Job prospects Our graduates have the skills able to help them in their career and quickly become: Senior SE Developer Software Architect Technical Leader Project Manager IT-professional, software developers with... [-]

Master in Optical Design

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

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. [+]

MSc Degrees in Russia 2017/2018. Optical Design Objective of the Programme: 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 in-built mobility period at WUT. WHY MASTER IN OPTICAL DESIGN AT ITMO UNIVERSITY? Master program “Optical design” is fully delivered in English. World-class professors and experts from ITMO University and WUT Diplomas from ITMO Universities (Russian Federation) and Warsaw University of Technology (Poland) Wide-range of elective courses for building individual track based on personal interests Broad internship possibilities in optical industrial companies and participation in real research projects performed in both Universities Modern lab equipment, special software appliances and innovative educational technologies “Optical Design” DDP represents principles of Optical engineering education with the content based on the current real-world experience Teaching staff: ITMO professors and associate professors and professors of foreign partner universities (Warsaw University of Technology) Length of program: 2 years (4 semesters), including 2 semesters at partner University. Degrees awarded Master of Science (MSc) – ITMO University;... [-]

Master in Physics and Technology of Nanostructures

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

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 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 to get a good practical training. Teaching staff: ITMO professors and associate professors and professors of foreign partner universities (Aalto University, Finland) Length of program: 2 years (4 semesters), including 2 semesters at partner University. Partner Companies: There's a possibility of internship in partner companies in St. Petersburg Degrees awarded Master of Science (ITMO) Master of Science (Aalto University, Finland) [-]

Master in Information Technologies in Fuel and Energy Complex Enterprise

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

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. [+]

MSc Degrees in Russia 2017/2018. Information Technologies in Fuel and Energy Complex Enterprise Objective of the Programme: 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 analyse problems in information technologies in fuel and energy complex; ability to analyse 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. Teaching staff: ITMO professors and associate professors and professors of Wismar University, Germany. Length of program: 2 years (4 semesters), including 1 semester at partner University. Partner Companies: There's a possibility of internship in partner companies in St. Petersburg Degrees awarded Master of information technologies in fuel and energy complex enterprises (University ITMO) Master of energy- and resources-effective technologies... [-]

Supercomputer technologies in interdisciplinary research

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia St. 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 INTERDISCIPLINARYRESEARCH 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 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. 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). Teaching staff: ITMO professors and associate professors and professors of foreign partner universities. Length of program: 2... [-]

Master in Molecular nano and biophotonics

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

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. [+]

MSc Degrees in Russia 2017/2018. Molecular nano and biophotonics 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 labor 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. Teaching staff: ITMO professors and associate professors and professors of foreign partner universities. Degrees awarded Master of Laser equipment and laser technology (ITMO University) Master of Nano- and Biophotonics for Telecommunications and Biotechnologies (ENS de Cachan) [-]