Masters Programs in Computing

Compare 27 Masters Programs in Computing

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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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Master of Information Technology, majoring in Computing & Networking

James Cook University Brisbane Campus
Campus Full time 2 years November 2018 Australia Brisbane City

The Master of Information Technology, majoring in Computing & Networking advances both skills and knowledge in design, management, and maintenance of computer networks, and develops technical skills using advanced technologies. [+]

Overview

The Master of Information Technology, majoring in Computing & Networking advances both skills and knowledge in design, management, and maintenance of computer networks, and develops technical skills using advanced technologies.

The program emphasizes work-integrated learning and develops employability skills through practical projects and the option of an Internship increasing graduate employability.

You can complete the Master of Information Technology as an independent award or combine it with the Master of Business Administration (MBA) as a joint degree.

Course Structure

The MIT, majoring in Computing and Networking is comprised of 16 subjects. Students must undertake four (4) foundation subjects, eight mandatory subjects and the choice of (4) four optional subjects. Optional subjects comprise of (2) two Information Technology and Business subjects from the information technology and business units offered by JCU Brisbane and two (2) of any appropriate Masters level subjects offered at JCU Brisbane as approved by the Campus Director. Students who satisfy the requirements of this program meet the requirements to apply for membership with the Australian Computer Society (ACS).... [-]


Master in Computational Data Science (MSc)

Free University of Bozen - Bolzano
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Bolzano

Our master programme 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. [+]

Our master programme 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 programme, we teach you how to become a computational data scientist, i.e. a computer scientist specialised in the development of next-generation information systems.... [-]


Online Masters Degree in Creative App Development

Flexible Learning with Falmouth University
Online Part time 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Saint Ives

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. [+]

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.... [-]


Master of Science (MSc) in High Performance Computing and Data Science

Université Côte d’Azur (UCA)
Campus 2 years September 2018 France Nice

This M.Sc. program focuses on advanced education and the practice of HPC and data-driven applications. It provides students with an in-depth understanding of parallel programming, modeling, simulation and analysis of intensive data. Graduates will be prepared to pursue an exciting career in the fast-growing fields of HPC and Data Sciences. [+]

Introduction

This M.Sc. program focuses on advanced education and the practice of HPC and data-driven applications. It provides students with an in-depth understanding of parallel programming, modeling, simulation and analysis of intensive data. Graduates will be prepared to pursue an exciting career in the fast-growing fields of HPC and Data Sciences.

Objectives

You will study in a joint program with the Ecole des Mines de Paris - PSL and the Université Côte d’Azur.

Ecole des Mines de Paris – PSL is one of the best engineering schools in France, with an international reputation for excellence in education and research in HPC for industrial problems.

Université Côte d’Azur and its Center of Modeling, Simulation, and Interactions (MSI) promotes large-scale observation and in silico experimentation, such as the acquisition, processing, and display of very big data, using conceptual approaches common to the research activities of all the Academies of Excellence.... [-]


Master in Artificial Intelligence and Distributed Computing

Universitatea De Vest Din Timisoara
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Romania Timișoara

The Artificial Intelligence and Distributed Computing Master's Program taught in English aims to offer competences in designing intelligent systems with application in various scientific and technical fields and in using the most recent technologies in high-performance computing and distributed computing. It is a two years program organized in three semesters devoted to teaching and a fourth one focused on research activities and the MSc thesis preparation. The students have the opportunity to use the infrastructure of the High-Performance Computing Lab (http://hpc.uvt.ro), participate in international research projects and to industrial projects conducted in collaboration with IT companies. [+]

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).... [-]


Master of Business (Enterprise Resource Planning Systems)

Sunway University
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 6 weeks January 2019 Malaysia Shah Alam + 1 more

Develop the computing and business skills necessary to support the implementation and maintenance of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems and gain an understanding of the strategic implications these systems have on a business. The program shares a number of common subjects with MBA students, thus offers a valuable professional network. [+]

Develop the computing and business skills necessary to support the implementation and maintenance of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems and gain an understanding of the strategic implications these systems have on a business. The program shares a number of common subjects with MBA students, thus offers a valuable professional network.

VU has strong links with the ERP industry and is a leader in SAP education, offering one of the most comprehensive ERP and business analytics programs in the world. You’ll gain hands-on experience and learn from lecturers who are experts in their field. Career opportunities include:

Senior and leadership roles in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) ERP analyst Business software manager SAP business consultant Modules ... [-]

Master in Data Science & Scientific Computing

University of Trieste
Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2018 Italy Trieste + 1 more

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 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.... [-]


Master in Computational Sciences

Technical University of Ostrava
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Czech Republic 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 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. [+]

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.... [-]


Master in Mobile Computing Systems

EURECOM
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 France Biot

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. [+]

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.). ... [-]

Master of Applied Computing

University of Windsor, Graduate
Campus Full time 16 months September 2018 Canada Windsor

The Master of Applied Computing is a course-based professional graduate program offered by the School of Computer Science will provide you with a solid foundation and knowledge of industry-oriented practical aspects of Computer Science, preparing you to take up positions in the growing software industry in Canada and around the world. [+]

Program Description

The Master of Applied Computing is a course-based professional graduate program offered by the School of Computer Science will provide you with a solid foundation and knowledge of industry-oriented practical aspects of Computer Science, preparing you to take up positions in the growing software industry in Canada and around the world.

The skills and knowledge gained from this program will allow you to develop a successful career in the growing software industry through practical projects, internships and in-class training. This program has been specifically designed to expose you to the latest technologies and developments in a number of high-demand fields.

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Master in Applied and Computational Mathematics

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Stockholm

Students from the master’s programme in Applied and Computational Mathematics will become skilled applied mathematicians, well-prepared for advanced industrial positions or continued graduate studies. The programme contains four tracks: Computational Mathematics, Financial Mathematics, Optimization and Systems Theory, and Statistical Learning and Data Analytics. [+]

Students from the master’s programme in Applied and Computational Mathematics will become skilled applied mathematicians, well-prepared for advanced industrial positions or continued graduate studies. The programme contains four tracks: Computational Mathematics, Financial Mathematics, Optimization and Systems Theory, and Statistical Learning and Data Analytics.

Applied and Computational Mathematics at KTH

The programme consists of foundation courses that are mandatory for all students, and once the individual specialisation track is chosen, there are relevant required courses within that area as well. Regardless of which track students attend, the final term consists of a degree project that may be carried out in an academic or industrial environment in Sweden or abroad. Students are welcome to discuss project ideas with the staff at the Department of Mathematics but are also encouraged to seek other contracts, in the academic world and in industry, to identify suitable projects. The result of the degree project is provided as a written report and as a presentation at a seminar.... [-]


Master's Degree In Modeling And Mathematical Research, Statistics And Computation

Universidad de La Laguna
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

This master has a wide range of subjects aimed at research oriented towards the needs of technology centers and the R + D + i departments of companies with regard to Mathematics. In fact, the Master in Mathematical Modeling, Statistics and Computing, origin of which is proposed, is highly valued and all courses have enrolled students from a technology center. Finally, note that professors of the Master of the six universities have experience of projects with companies. [+]

In the last 25 years, mathematical research in Spain has experienced a spectacular development, which has led it to occupy a place among the top ten in the world. Mathematicians from the six universities participating in the master's degree contribute to this achievement. Already in the UPV / EHU, in the last Ranking of Shanghai of 2012, Mathematics occupy a place among the 100 and 150 best universities in the world. Thus, Mathematics play a very prominent role in the Spanish scientific system. To maintain or improve these positions, it is necessary to train new doctors, incorporate new researchers, and the first step after the Degree is necessarily a Master's in Mathematics with a research component. This master's degree responds to this manifest need of six universities, since it has subjects oriented to start a scientific career in different branches of Mathematics.... [-]


MICROMASTERS E-learning Program: Create Activities And Content For Virtual Education (university Galilean)

edX
Online 12 - 24 weeks January 2019 USA Cambridge

Make effective eLearning training organizations; higher education and secondary education. [+]

Make effective eLearning training organizations; higher education and secondary education.

The program Micromasters on "e-Learning: create activities and content for virtual learning" it is based on the latest research in the field of Information Technology - communication technologies (ICT) and its application to learning theories.

Our courses are based on that you can create virtually any type of content e-Learning professional manner, using the latest in educational technology and adding interactive elements to transform traditional training projects in courses effective and innovative virtual learning.

Thanks to our educational modality can receive your classes at any time and share your questions and knowledge with our community, in addition to this get academic credits to support your knowledge, skills and abilities in educational technologies that will give you the opportunity to qualify for the Masters in direction and Production of e-Learning is offered in virtual mode in Galileo University (pioneer in Latin America in virtual education) Sign up now and in just 21 weeks will know everything about the new educational technologies and techniques to design and develop materials effective that allow you to e-learning (e-learning) eligible for job offers. Do not wait any longer and start creating interactive virtual courses that capture the attention of your students.... [-]


Master's Degree In Theoretical Chemistry And Computational Modeling

Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Spain Castellón de la Plana

The creation of this postgraduate program has two main objectives: a) Establish a European standard of excellence in theoretical and computational chemistry which includes knowledge of methods, applications for use and programmability. b) To promote international mobility of students theoretical and computational chemistry both at the level of master and doctoral degrees. [+]

The creation of this postgraduate program has two main objectives: a) Establish a European standard of excellence in theoretical and computational chemistry which includes knowledge of methods, applications for use and programmability. b) To promote international mobility of students theoretical and computational chemistry both at the level of master and doctoral degrees.

Coordination: Vicente Moliner Ibáñez. Department of Physical and Analytical Chemistry. UJI. Coordinating university: Autonomous University of Madrid Inter with 27 European universities and 14 Spanish universities. Number of Credits: 120 ECTS credits Duration: two academic years (October 2017 / September 2019) Teaching language: English Method: face: January 2018 (intensive) - February 2018 (intensive) - September 2019 (intensive) Price: pending publication (2016: € 46.20 / credit) [-]

Master in Big Data and extreme computing

ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Saint Petersburg Finland Jyväskylä France Cachan + 4 more

Big Data is located not only in high-tech laboratories and institutes. Big Data can be found near to us, e.g. in complex social networks, cloud multimedia services etc. The problems in distributed storage, transfer and processing of a big amount of data are on the frontiers of a modern branch of IT. [+]

Big Data and extreme computing

Objective of the Program: Big Data is located not only in high-tech laboratories and institutes. Big Data can be found near to us, e.g. in complex social networks, cloud multimedia services etc. The problems in distributed storage, transfer and processing of a big amount of data are on the frontiers of a modern branch of IT. High-performance computing and distributed data processing, special hardware architectures and telecommunications, domain-specific languages and host of other things are required to solve these problems. The graduate will be in demand in the international job market, since big data is spread in all areas of life.

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