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When individuals begin working toward a master’s degree, they can usually expect to spend one to three years in school. Students typically complete a research project or thesis before graduation. The knowledge and skills gained from a postgraduate degree prepare a person for a higher paying career or for acceptance into a doctoral program.

An individual with an undergraduate degree may wonder, what is a Master in Computing? This type of program provides critical knowledge about the role of digital systems and their management within organizations. Computation and programming languages will be developed at an advanced level. Coursework includes information technology project topics, database management issues, ethics, digital innovation, research and the human/computer interface. Instructors frequently focus on the practical application of theories in the field.

A student who completes a computing master’s achieves an advanced level of knowledge that directly correlates with potential careers. Problem-solving skills and management techniques prepare students for roles in administrative capacities.

Computing is a global field, and advanced courses are available almost anywhere in the world. This makes it difficult to pin down a list of expenses or predict an average cost. After determining which program meets the educational goal, an individual may be able to figure a rough estimate of the financial amount necessary to graduate.

Positions as software developers and engineers are currently available all over the world. Government agencies, military operations, public and private organizations and universities all require advanced computing by employees to facilitate the design and development of software and hardware and digital technologies. A graduate may be employed in quantum computing or opt for a career as a research engineer, IT manager or business analyst.

Some students prefer to attend a university at a physical location, while others require the flexibility of online courses. Curricula are available to meet a variety of educational goals. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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32 Results in Computing

Flexible Learning with Falmouth University

In today’s world, mobile apps are ubiquitous, delivering solutions to modern life. As a medium for creative and artistic expression, they provide answers to everyday prob ... [+]

An online course with optional face-to-face workshops.

Early bird discount up to £1,000.

Course overview

In today’s world, mobile apps are ubiquitous, delivering solutions to modern life. As a medium for creative and artistic expression, they provide answers to everyday problems with clever design and user insights. App development offers a wealth of creative opportunity in an evolving arena that reacts rapidly to technological advances.

Designed with industry experts, Falmouth’s MA in Creative App Development responds to these shifts, and gives you the chance to expand your creative skills to capitalise on the opportunities available in this growing field.... [-]

United Kingdom Saint Ives
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Part-time
2 years
Online
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Our master program will provide you with the key competencies that you will need to develop next-generation information systems used to describe and manage data, discover ... [+]

Our master program will provide you with the key competencies that you will need to develop next-generation information systems used to describe and manage data, discover new facts and relations in the data, make predictions, and give advice to decision makers.

Course description

We live in a digital society. Human and automated activities continuously generate data, storing them in digital format. These data come from everywhere: enterprise information systems, social media, wearable equipment, and many more.

Data are like crude oil: unrefined, they are useless.

In our program, we teach you how to become a computational data scientist, i.e. a computer scientist specialized in the development of next-generation information systems.... [-]

Italy Bolzano
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
IA School

The Master in Artificial Intelligence cycle ... [+]

Discover the cycle program Master in Artificial Intelligence

The IA School , is the Great School of Artificial Intelligence. It is a hybrid school offering a dual curriculum, both technical (programming

The Master in Artificial Intelligence cycle

This program gives a double specialization to the students in Big Data (Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Python, Neural Networks), and in Management of the IA (Regulation RGPD, Digital Marketing, watch of the social networks, etc.)

This dual curriculum allows our students to acquire a dual skill in Big Data and Management, allowing them to become Engineers-Managers.

We develop the employability of our students through numerous corporate missions with our institutional partners.... [-]

France Boulogne-Billancourt
September 2019
French
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Catholic University of Lille – Faculty of Management, Economics & Science

The digital market is rapidly changing and the information system has become a productivity tool, competitiveness and differentiation. The Master adapts and changes, espe ... [+]

The digital market is rapidly changing and the information system has become a productivity tool, competitiveness and differentiation. The Master adapts and changes, especially around the web and mobile applications. The lessons aim to acquire operational skills in decision-making systems, design, web and mobile, but also give you the means to control the workings of the company in order to facilitate cooperation with other trades, in line with applications for Enterprises. National Diploma recognized by the State In computing, there are a wide variety of occupations, functional development as well as project management. Thanks to a pedagogy framed by professional speakers combine real cases and work in project mode, you will have all the cards in hand to be quickly operational. ... [-]

France Lille
September 2019
French
Part-time
2 years
Campus
EIT Digital Master School

Visual Computing and Communication is a perfect Masters education for those who are fascinated by the algorithms and services that handle visual information in today’s di ... [+]

Masters in Computing. Why study Visual Computing and Communication at EIT Digital?

Visual Computing and Communication (VCC) focuses on the acquisition, processing, analysis, transmission, and rendering of visual information, including aspects of learning and decision making. It is an interdisciplinary programme at the intersection of computer science and information technology where students can be active in the areas of image processing and communication, image analysis, computer vision, computer graphics, augmented reality, visualization, visual analytics, as well as web-based and network applications.

The curriculum combines the technical major in Visual Computing and Communication (Technical major 75%) with a minor in Innovation & Entrepreneurship (I&E) (business minor 25%). You will learn how to bring innovation to the market and how to develop a successful business model. These additional entrepreneurial skills will give you your ticket to a successful career.... [-]

Italy Trento Sweden Stockholm
September 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Université de Lorraine

The Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree (EMJMD) in Pervasive Computing and Communications for Sustainable Development (PERCCOM) aims at combining advanced Information and ... [+]

The Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree (EMJMD) in Pervasive Computing and Communications for Sustainable Development (PERCCOM) aims at combining advanced Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) with environmental awareness to enable world-class education and unique competencies for ICT professionals who can build cleaner, greener, more resource, and energy-efficient cyber-physical systems.

Context

The future world challenges include the impact of technological development and new emerging technologies on the environment and require an enormous effort to efficiently address air, water, food and energy challenges.

The Smart 2020 report written by the international climate group recommends to intensively deploy Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) both for enhancing the monitoring of environment and human activities (industry, building, transport, etc) and for distributed smart ICT systems for enabling to mitigate the pollution, the waste, food quality and supply, energy constraints, etc.... [-]

France Nancy
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Full-time
2 years
Campus
Universitatea De Vest Din Timisoara

The Artificial Intelligence and Distributed Computing Master's Program taught in English aims to offer competences in designing intelligent systems with application in va ... [+]

The Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science offers study programs in mathematics and informatics for around 1200 students.

The Department of Computer Science offers BSc study programs in Informatics (in Romanian and in English) and Applied Informatics (in Romanian), MSc study programs in Artificial Intelligence and Distributed Computing (in Romanian and in English), Software Engineering (in Romanian) and Applied Informatics in Science, Technology and Economics (in Romanian), PhD programs in Cloud Computing, High Performance Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Automated Reasoning and Theoretical Computer Science which are also the main research directions of the department members (for details see http://research.info.uvt.ro).... [-]

Romania Timișoara
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Scientific computation is among the fastest-growing multidisciplinary research area and it serves as a bridge between the traditional domains of theoretical and experimen ... [+]

Introduction

Scientific computation is among the fastest-growing multidisciplinary research area and it serves as a bridge between the traditional domains of theoretical and experimental sciences. Computation research covers many areas in science and engineering. The multidisciplinary nature of computational science and its wide-ranging scope means that its training and research can best be integrated into different disciplines to equip students with a solid foundation of the knowledge in focused areas. This concentration is intended for research postgraduate students who are interested in pursuing research in computation related research. Students can enroll in a particular discipline for research with a special focus on Scientific Computation.... [-]

Hong Kong
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 4 years
Campus
Université de Nantes

Through this program, students will acquire the scientific and technological knowledge, as well as the practical experience, to understand and contribute to high-level in ... [+]

Through this program, students will acquire the scientific and technological knowledge, as well as the practical experience, to understand and contribute to high-level innovative R&D processes in the field of visual computing.

Objectives

Skills:

Modeling and solving image and video processing and analysis problems. Exploiting high-level knowledge about human visual perception in order to contribute state-of-the-art solutions for multimedia applications. Using machine learning algorithms in order to build computer vision applications. Understanding and implementing a 3D data processing chain (from acquisition to representation) Admission

Visual Computing is an academic curricular of the Computer science Master's Degree. It is a two-year degree (M1 + M2) but only the second year (M2 Visual Computing) is accessible at Polytech Nantes.... [-]

France Nantes
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Full-time
1 year
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University of Trieste

The Master degree in Data Science and Scientific Computing (DSSC) aims to train professionals of the future: experts who are in high demand because of the digitalization ... [+]

The Master degree in Data Science and Scientific Computing (DSSC) aims to train professionals of the future: experts who are in high demand because of the digitalization of society and the evolution of Industry 4.0.

The Master degree is offered by the Universities of Trieste and Udine, in collaboration with SISSA (International School for Advanced Studies), ICTP (International Centre for Theoretical Physics), and of many other research institutions and companies. DSSC is an international course and is taught in English.

Students will acquire theoretical knowledge and learn how to apply it to solve practical problems, through individual exercises, group projects, seminars, and internships. Graduates could enter directly the business world or continue their studies with a Ph.D.... [-]

Italy Trieste
October 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
École Polytechnique

This new Master curriculum strongly focuses on Artificial Intelligence, including statistical learning and applications to data science. It also covers the complementary ... [+]

Master in Artificial Intelligence At a glance Diploma: Master’s Degree Type: Industry-oriented degree Number of ECTS credits: 140 Start: September 2019 Duration: 2 years Language: English Location: France Tuition Fees: €15,000/year Program Description

This new Master curriculum strongly focuses on Artificial Intelligence, including statistical learning and applications to data science. It also covers the complementary field of advanced Visual Computing, including 3D computer graphics, virtual and augmented reality, multimodal interaction, computer vision, robotics, and 3D Fabrication, which either make use or lead to the development of novel AI methods. This curriculum in Artificial Intelligence and Visual Computing is therefore at the heart of digital sciences and of its most promising, recent applications.... [-]

France Palaiseau
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Full-time
2 years
Campus
VSB - Technical University of Ostrava

This program focuses on the education of experts in the field of supercomputing and the use of high-performance computing in solving computationally demanding tasks in ap ... [+]

Branch Profile

This program focuses on the education of experts in the field of supercomputing and the use of high-performance computing in solving computationally demanding tasks in applied sciences, as well as technology. It has a unique advantage of its association with the IT4Innovations National Supercomputing Centre, one of Europe’s most powerful supercomputers, located on the University campus. This provides a hands-on opportunity for the practical application of theoretical instruction.

Key Learning Outcomes

KNOWLEDGE

Students will become familiar with various architectures of today’s supercomputers and will learn to program effectively, making use of computational resources to solve demanding practical problems.... [-]

Czech Republic Ostrava
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University Bourgogne Franche-Comté (UBFC)

The Master Program Internet of Things (I.o.T.) aims to train high-level specialists in the design, development and deployment of mobile and distributed solutions integrat ... [+]

The Master Program Internet of Things (I.o.T.) is a master program of the federal University of Bourgogne Franche-Comté (UBFC). It aims to train high-level specialists in the design, development and deployment of mobile and distributed solutions integrating connected objects.

According to CAGR, the Internet of Things market will reach 560 billion dollars by 2022 and will grow by more than 20% per year. This market is currently $170 billion. From a technical point of view, I.o.T. is at the intersection of network, cloud computing, big data, mobile development technologies and embedded distributed computing. Many practical applications exist ranging from monitoring wind turbines to voice assistants like Alexa and Google Home through autonomous vehicles.... [-]

France Besançon
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
EURECOM

This Master provides a comprehensive set of competencies in Communication Systems: from the physical layer (wireless communications theory and implementation aspects), mo ... [+]

Description

This Master provides a comprehensive set of competencies in Communication Systems: from the physical layer (wireless communications theory and implementation aspects), mobile networking (based on IPV6), to applications (for a smartphone, tablets, etc.). Sophia-Antipolis is considered a major European region for telecommunications research and development in southern France. EURECOM has established over the years a synergy with the local industrial environment on advanced research topics.

Objectives Provide the theoretical background and the applied know-how for engineers in Mobile Computing Systems. Learn to tackle problems from a system viewpoint, taking a vertical cut and following a cross-layer approach. Acquire and master tools and methods to follow the rapid evolution of technology and provide solutions leading to future generations of systems. Acquire managerial knowledge to provide innovation in Mobile Communications Systems (Project Management, Organization, innovation management, etc.). ... [-]
France Biot
October 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Computer Simulations for Science and Engineering (COSSE) is a master’s programme within the multidisciplinary field of Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), which ... [+]

Computer Simulations for Science and Engineering (COSSE) is a master’s programme within the multidisciplinary field of Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), which is an enabling technology for scientific discovery and engineering design. CSE involves mathematical modelling, numerical analysis, computer science, high-performance computing and visualization. The remarkable development of large-scale computing in recent decades has turned CSE into the “third pillar” of science, complementing theory and experiment.

Computer Simulations for Science and Engineering at KTH, TU Berlin and TU Delft

The programme is given jointly by KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden), Technical University of Berlin (Germany) and Delft University of Technology (Netherlands).... [-]

Sweden Stockholm
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2 years
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