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A master’s program offers students an opportunity to grow in their selected fields. Once a student has completed a bachelor’s program, these courses of study offer further specialization in a field to aid in career prospects.

What is a Master in Informatics? This program helps students develop tools essential for navigating the growing realms of information and communication technology. Software engineering, information systems and computing processes commonly play a central role in student development. Students may encounter courses covering topics in IT consulting, project budgeting, infrastructure, audit methods and project management. Additionally, students may frequently master common industry software and may be able to concurrently specialize in management approaches.

The leadership skills gained along with the specialization in IT platforms and management approaches acquired during study can help students find an edge in a growing industry. These industry essentials may help students acquire greater career growth potential and higher salary increases throughout their time in the industry.

Determining the cost of a program requires a little research on the program of choice, and it can vary based on the length of study. The program may take approximately two to three years to complete depending on the student.

Students who complete a Master in Informatics may find a wide selection of positions. Students commonly explore positions as project managers, IT consultants, data analysts, informatics specialists and technology designers. These positions can be found across industries. While some graduates may obtain positions in large corporations, others may find roles in the public sector and smaller startups. Some students may also choose to work as independent consultants with their own businesses. In most capacities, graduates may work closely with the implementation, management and design of complex information and technological systems.

A range of institutions across the globe offers a Master in Informatics, and online options provide greater access for students with limited time. To get started, 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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12 Results in Informatics

James Cook University Brisbane Campus

Business Informatics is a specialist area of IT that combines information technology, management, and business. Advancing your skills and knowledge with our Master of Inf ... [+]

Overview

Business Informatics is a specialist area of IT that combines information technology, management, and business. Advancing your skills and knowledge with our Master of Information Technology, majoring in Business Informatics program will give you the edge on other graduates embarking on a career in this exciting field.

The possibilities for Information Technology (IT) graduates are endless, offering employment opportunities worldwide. IT skills are required by every industry, and our expert staff will teach you the advanced skills needed to keep up with rapid developments in technology. The program emphasizes work-integrated learning and develops employability skills through practical projects and the option of an Internship increasing graduate employability.... [-]

Australia Brisbane City
July 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Metropolia University of Applied Sciences

Business Informatics is a Master's degree program of 60 ECTS for engineers in profession, who want to deepen their strategic and managerial expertise through improved inf ... [+]

Objectives

Business Informatics is a Master's degree program of 60 ECTS for engineers in profession, who want to deepen their strategic and managerial expertise through improved information management and better use of business intelligence systems. You will become a competent analyzer and user of business intelligence in decision-making, in business operations as well as in business development.

Content

The Master's degree program in Business Informatics consists of:

Advanced professional studies 15 ECTS Alternative advanced professional studies 10 ECTS from a set of choices Elective studies 5 ECTS Master’s Thesis 30 ECTS

Each student plans and implements a development project in/for real business life, typically for their work organization. In doing so, the student’s research, project and change management skills will be enhanced. Networking, team, and negotiation skills also improve in the multi-cultural, tied-to-business setting in which this Master’s DP is carried out. This R&D project will be reported as a Master’s Thesis (30 ECTS).... [-]

Finland Helsinki
August 2019
Part-time
18 months
Campus
National Research University

National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Master Degree in Informatics, Electronics, and Radio Engineering according to Russian State Edu ... [+]

National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Master Degree in Informatics, Electronics, and Radio Engineering according to Russian State Educational Standard in the following directions:

Applied Mathematics and Informatics Informatics and Computer Engineering Control in Engineering Systems Instrumentation Electronics and Nano-Electronics Radio Engineering WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE MPEI

MPEI students have a chance to study at one of the most prestigious universities of Russia according to numerous rankings and surveys. For more than eighty years of history, MPEI has trained a huge number of the qualified engineers, prominent scientists who were standing at the origins of many technical achievements, in particular, of laser creation.... [-]

Russia Moscow
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Gjøvik University College (GUC)

The master program is broadly interdisciplinary, students conduct research related to one of the following fields: Color image capture, devices, and processing; Spectral ... [+]

The University of Saint-Etienne (France), Gjovik University College (Norway), the University of Granada (Spain), and the University of Joensuu (Finland) have been approved by the EU to deliver a new two years master program entitled Color in Informatics and Media Technology (CIMET), within the prestigious Erasmus Mundus program.

The master program is broadly interdisciplinary, students conduct research related to one of the following fields: Color image capture, devices, and processing; Spectral color science; Technologies and models for multi-media systems.

Admission criteriaTo qualify for admission, applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in computer science, physics, optics or imaging science. Admission will be based on academic excellence. The study program starts autumn 2008. This master program is broadly interdisciplinary, encompassing photonics, computer vision and imaging science, computer science and media technology as a mix of relevant theoretical and practical knowledge. All courses will be given in English. The program requests high mobility, but it is possible to mainly study in one host university and attend only one semester in another university.... [-]

Norway Oslo Gjøvik
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Vytautas Magnus University

The program is oriented towards today’s and tomorrow’s application domains, covering data retrieval, robotics, artificial intelligence, neural networks, data visualizatio ... [+]

The aim of the Applied Informatics Master study programme is to prepare broad-minded highly qualified information technology (IT) specialists, capable of:

performing analysis of (big) data (text, signals, multimedia, etc.) by applying data mining techniques and tools, designing, developing and deploying data analytics solutions; formalizing, modelling and simulating complex systems and business processes, designing, deploying and maintaining adaptive and intellectual systems; performing R&D activities in an industrial or academic setting, pursuing doctoral degree in Lithuanian and foreign universities and research institutions. Competencies acquired Apply knowledge of data analysis techniques in different domains and new areas; Apply knowledge of the design and implementation of innovative intelligent and adaptive systems in different domains; Apply knowledge of advanced (emerging) IT techniques for development, deployment and maintenance of business IT systems, estimate their demand, impact and relevance to users, enterprise and organizations; Perform interdisciplinary R&D in data analysis and modeling and apply research results in practical applications; Perform interdisciplinary R&D in systems and business processes analysis and modeling, apply research results in practical applications; Analyze and process language, multimedia, signals, and business data; Analyze, formalize and model systems and processes of different complexity; Apply parallel programming skills for the development of concurrent distributed and multi-core/-processor systems; Design innovative multiplatform services and applications, integrating intelligent, adaptive and Cloud technologies; Clearly and convincingly present problems and suggested solutions to experts and non-experts, using ground knowledge, reasoning, relevant presentation tools, media and methods, in second language, if required; Professionally communicate, collaborate and lead multidisciplinary teams in IT... [-]
Lithuania Kaunas
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Mykolas Romeris University

The aim of the programme is to prepare the specialists in the field of informatics, capable of creating visual effects (VFX), using and evaluating digital media systems a ... [+]

The aim of the programme is to prepare the specialists in the field of informatics, capable of creating visual effects (VFX), using and evaluating digital media systems and tools, thus enabling the application of interdisciplinary knowledge through technical and creative interactions for VFX and other digital production.

Dongseo Univerity (DSU) ranks among the top-50 universities in Asia for internationalization and is a leading university in Korea in its areas of specialization, including Film & Imagery, IT, Design, and Digital Contents.

Students of Informatics and visual contents study programme will gain two diplomas - MRU and DSU and during compulsory mobility in Korea, they will be able to use all DSU infrastructure and equipment. DSU has established different LABs and incubators of 3D Animation Fusion and VFX. Other facilities – professional soccer field on the roof of the University building, professional swimming pool and ect. ... [-]

Lithuania Vilnius
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
West Catholic University - Université Catholique de l’Ouest

The Dual International Masters in Mathematical Informatics is unique programme delivered by two academically renowned Universities in Europe: Liverpool Hope University, U ... [+]

MSc Computer Science and Informatics - Liverpool Hope University, UK MSc Applied Mathematics - Université Catholique de l’Ouest, France

The Dual International Masters in Mathematical Informatics is a unique programme delivered by two academically renowned Universities in Europe: Liverpool Hope University, UK and the Université Catholique de l’Ouest, France.

By utilising the teaching knowledge, research excellence and first-class faculties of two leading European institutions, the Dual International Masters in Mathematical Informatics provides a world-class academic curriculum and practical learning experience for the technology and scientific graduates of the future.

The Dual International Masters in Mathematical Informatics programme provides students with the opportunity to study both in the UK and in France where they will gain two degrees in less time and at a lower cost than it would take to earn the degrees independently.... [-]

France Angers
September 2019
Full-time
24 months
Campus
Mendel University in Brno

Graduates during their studies receive a wide and advanced application and creative knowledge of systems and software engineering, theoretical foundations of informatics, ... [+]

Master in Economic Informatics Key Facts Program: C-SIA System Engineering and Informatics Field of study: C-SIA-EIA Economic Informatics Level of qualification: Master continuing Mode of study: full-time Qualification awarded: Master's degree Specific admission requirements:

Completed bachelor degree program and entrance examination, if required.

Qualification requirements and regulations:

Finished Bachelor's degree program with a bachelor diploma.

Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning:

There are no specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning. The recognition procedure of the university is guided by the Act No. 111/1998 on Higher Education Institutions and the university "Study and Examination Rules". Further information available here.... [-]

Czech Republic Brno-sever
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
South Ural State University

The aim of the program is to give all the necessary knowledge to a student in a field of database design, administration and development. Graduates with a Master’s degree ... [+]

Fundamental Informatics and Information Technology

The duration of the program is 2 years.

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Russia Chelyabinsk
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Southern Arkansas University

The Master of Science in Computer and Information Science (MCIS) program at the Southern Arkansas University is one of the largest, most affordable and highly attractive ... [+]

The Master of Science in Computer and Information Science (MCIS) program at the Southern Arkansas University is one of the largest, most affordable and highly attractive computer science graduate programs in the USA. The program offers a wide spectrum of online and onsite courses that are carefully designed to train the students in both theories and applications. The curriculum is constantly reviewed and updated to reflect the ongoing changes in the computer science field. The faculty members are highly qualified — many with extensive industry experience.

Students in the MCIS program can either study general topics in computer science or, based on their background and interest, pursue one of the following focus areas:... [-]

USA Magnolia
September 2019
Full-time
Online & Campus Combined
University of Borås

A master degree is an introduction to academic research, and will make the graduate eligible for PhD studies in both Sweden and abroad. At the Department of Information T ... [+]

Masters in Informatics.

Programme Overview

This one-year program targets motivated students with an undergraduate degree in computer science, information systems, information technology, software engineering or a similar subject. The overall goal is for you to acquire deeper knowledge and more advanced skills in IT, specifically the ability to handle complex problems related to software development and IT-use, in a systematic and scientific way.

Content

The programme contains the following courses:

Research Methods in Social Science (Advanced level, 7.5 credits) Trends in Informatics (Advanced level, 7.5 credits) Business Intelligence (Advanced level, 7.5 credits) Business Process Modelling (Advanced level, 7.5 credits) Data Mining (Advanced level, 7.5 credits) System Development Philosophies (Advanced level, 7.5 credits) Thesis for Master’s (one year) Degree in Informatics (15 credits) ... [-]
Sweden Borås
August 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
University of Hradec Králové, Faculty of Informatics and Management

The Master’s degree programme in Applied Informatics is a follow-up two-year study programme to the Bachelor studies in Applied Informatics or some other close fields of ... [+]

Master in Applied Informatics

The Master’s degree programme in Applied Informatics is a follow-up two-year study programme to the Bachelor studies in Applied Informatics or some other close fields of studies. It combines subjects from the core fields of Computing and related areas, Information Systems and Software Engineering, Image Processing as well as Communication Technologies. Necessary skills in the field of designing and building secure information systems, information and knowledge technologies, as well as methods of collecting, structuring and evaluating large quantities of data will be developed. The options of some background in the associated disciplines of managerial psychology and economics are offered as optional courses for students as well.... [-]

Czech Republic Hradec Kralove
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus