Program Overview

The program is aimed at skill training in development and exploitation of information systems and technologies. It offers to explore specialized fields of study such as computer science, networks, big data, and cloud technologies.

The program mission is to train specialists in big data, building a foundation in new IT and big data technologies influence on the activity of big enterprises providing a possibility of raising management efficiency due to new technologies.

This peculiar program is aimed at business needs in a new technology. It considers a company or government body as a system with developed information infrastructure providing automated solutions to management tasks. This aspect comprises three categories of management functions, where implementation of big data technologies will facilitate generation of new characteristics of the activities in making decisions, projection, and control. The program approach “from tasks to technology” builds competencies important for specialists in order to accelerate IT implementation in practice as well as to make the technology and existing tools highly marketable.

The program offers to learn mathematical analysis; algebra and geometry; discrete mathematics; econometrics; probability theory and mathematical statistics; economic theory; management in IT; theoretical fundamentals of computer science; information processes, systems, and networks; programming; architecture of enterprise; data management; IT project management; modeling of processes and systems; organization theory; business and innovations in info-communication technologies.

The Master’s program is aimed at building the following interdisciplinary competencies: mathematical and technological knowledge and skills to select, evaluate, analyze, and use IT tools and technologies; understanding business architecture, effects of new IT implementation including big data technologies on efficiency of enterprise management, and change of added value chain; management of IT systems and services implementation; research into analytics, stochastic optimization, predicting modeling, projection, enterprise data management, business analysis, economic and mathematical modeling.

Our graduates are equipped with skills and abilities to implement and assess company’s technological and tool efficiency; manage enterprise data (Data Management); implement and apply analytical and decision support tools based on big data technologies as well as to apply Decision Management approach; develop new information infrastructure models for enterprise considering big data potentials (Model Management); assess efficiency and implement cloud technologies; operate ERP systems (without development function)

Career Options

The program graduates are most in demand at big companies and organizations storing big data arrays including external data centers, and interested in using huge data arrays; IT-companies and research organizations; educational institutions interested in the development of modern educational models based on educational and academic analytics – a specific area of activity for the graduates.

Program taught in:
  • English

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Last updated February 25, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Sep 2019
2 years
150,000 RUB
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