Masters Degree in Natural Sciences in Russia

Compare Masters Programs in Natural Sciences in Russia 2018

Natural Sciences

In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

Natural sciences studies teach how the scientific method can be applied to the study of nature and the universe. There may be many opportunities for specialization in a specific branch such as Earth science, physics or chemistry.

Russia or, also officially known as the Russian Federation, is a country in northern Eurasia. Education in Russia is provided predominantly by the state and is regulated by the Ministry of Education and Science. In Russia, it takes about 70 % of training time for the contact lessons with a teacher, the rest 30 % of the workload are devoted to the independent study of the material.

Top Master Programs in Natural Sciences in Russia 2018

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Master in Quantum Physics for Advanced Materials Engineering

National University of Science and Technology MISiS
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Russia Moscow

Master's program "Quantum Physics for Advanced Materials Engineering" is devoted to the study of new physical phenomena in nanostructured materials and quantum devices created or discovered during the last 20-30 years of research for components for quantum electronics. [+]

The Master's program Quantum Physics for Advanced Materials Engineering is devoted to the study of new physical phenomena discovered in nanostructured materials and quantum devices created last 20-30 years in the search for components for quantum electronics. At the same time, the program addresses the basic physical principles of electronic systems and devices of quantum electronics, as well as some important manufacturing techniques and measurements of physical and chemical characteristics of quantum-sized structures and materials.

The program is designed for students trained in the number of university courses in general physics and introduction to theoretical physics for a Bachelors, which includes the courses: theoretical mechanics and the theory of elasticity, electrodynamics, quantum mechanics and statistical physics. The program does not involve a starting special training of students in the condensed matter physics, because it includes basic courses in:... [-]


Master in Quantum optics and Nanosciences

Novosibirsk State University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Novosibirsk

The Master Educational Program in Quantum optics and Nanosciences is realized at the physics department of the National Research Novosibirsk State University, by the Section of Quantum optics and Section of Quantum. [+]

The Master Educational Program in Quantum optics and Nanosciences is realized at the physics department of the National Research Novosibirsk State University, by the Section of Quantum optics and Section of Quantum electronics.

The main aim of the program is to form a bridge for motivated students between undergraduate and Ph.D. study.

The training period of the MEP in Quantum optics and Nanosciences proceeds two academic years.

One academic year includes two semesters (“autumn” and “spring” semesters), two test and examination sessions (“winter” and “summer” sessions). One “winter” and one “summer” holidays are also provided.

The academic year begins on September, 1.... [-]


Master in Statistical Learning Theory

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

This program stands at the crossroads of various disciplines of modern mathematics and computer science, including statistics, optimization, learning theory, information theory, complexity theory, as well as at the intersection of science and innovation in the field of modern information technology. Leading experts at HSE and Skoltech jointly provide instruction in this unique research-driven program. [+]

Program Overview

This program stands at the crossroads of various disciplines of modern mathematics and computer science, including statistics, optimization, learning theory, information theory, complexity theory, as well as at the intersection of science and innovation in the field of modern information technology. Leading experts at HSE and Skoltech jointly provide instruction in this unique research-driven program.

Students participate in one or more working groups (research seminars), where they determine focus areas for an initial survey report and then solve challenges at the intersection of cutting-edge research and technology in statistical learning theory. These seminars are built on teamwork, as the undertaken tasks are so complex that they can’t be solved by one person alone. Students learn how to effectively collaborate, bringing together their diverse collective skills, competencies, and experiences to determine successful solutions for complicated issues.... [-]


Master in Condensed Matter Physics At Mega-science Facilities

Saint Petersburg University
Campus Full time September 2018 Russia Saint Petersburg

Fundamental training underpinned by practical tasks performed in research laboratories using cutting-edge equipment of the SPbU Research Park. [+]

BENEFITS OF THE PROGRAMME

Fundamental training underpinned by practical tasks performed in research laboratories using cutting-edge equipment of the SPbU Research Park. An opportunity to join mega-science training projects at National Research Center ‘Kurchatov Institute’ and world’s leading research centers. Skills in conducting independent research, setting research tasks and developing methodological frameworks, profound knowledge in the area of specialization along with a broad scientific outlook and ability to apply this knowledge in interdisciplinary research. The programme combines fundamental training in condensed matter physics in mega-science facilities and bringing the students up-to-date with the recent advancements in physics, chemistry, and materials science made in sectoral research institutions of St Petersburg, Moscow, Russia and major international research centers. Students acquire a profound knowledge in the area of specialization along with a broad scientific outlook and ability to apply this knowledge in interdisciplinary research. ... [-]

Master in Condensed Matter Physics

Saint Petersburg University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Saint Petersburg

An orientation semester to enhance students’ theoretical and practical skills in preparation for further training. [+]

BENEFITS OF THE PROGRAMME

The uniqueness of the programme:

An orientation semester to enhance students’ theoretical and practical skills in preparation for further training. Research-oriented teaching and learning. The course is mostly project — based including research projects conducted at the SPbU Research Park which, in due course, will allow international professionals to use SPbU resource centres. A course of Russian as a Foreign Language to facilitate the integration of international students and enhance future partnership with graduates’ prospective employers.

MAIN COURSES

Mathematical Physics Chemical Physics Theoretical Physics Experimental Physics Numerical Methods and Programming Russian as a Foreign Language Condensed Matter Physics Modelling in Condensed Matter Physics Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy: Basic and Advanced Levels Optical Spectroscopy of Surfaces and Interfaces Electrical and Photovoltaic Properties of Semiconductors ... [-]

Master in Game Theory and Operations Research

Saint Petersburg University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Saint Petersburg

The obtained theoretical and practical knowledge and skills enable students to carry out academic research and obtain and analyse new theoretical and applied results in accordance with the study profile [+]

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

Game Theory and Operations Research

BENEFITS OF THE PROGRAMME

Innovation and technology-enhanced learning and teaching. Courses taught in English. Partnership with Russian and foreign centers of education and research; the development of regional, national and international academic and research ties; participation in national and international research, educational and cultural programmes, conferences, seminars, symposiums in core areas of interest.

MAIN COURSES

Game Theory and Operations Research Modern Control Theory Statistical Decisions and Econometrics Queuing Theory Project Management Mathematical Models of Revenue Management Quantitative Methods in Applied Economic Analysis Financial Mathematics Game-Theoretic Models of Imperfect Competition Dynamic Games ... [-]

MSc in Continuum Mechanics: Fundamentals and Applications

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Russia Saint Petersburg

The Master's Degree Program Continuum Mechanics: Fundamentals and Applications is aimed to prepare masters, who are able to formulate and solve a wide range of problems arising in various fields of continuum mechanics – both of mechanics of solids and fluids, with focus on interdisciplinary, in strong connection with engineering applications in hi-tech and advanced manufacturing technologies [+]

The Master's Degree Program Continuum Mechanics: Fundamentals and Applications is aimed to prepare masters, who are able to formulate and solve a wide range of problems arising in various fields of continuum mechanics – both of mechanics of solids and fluids, with focus on interdisciplinary, in strong connection with engineering applications in hi-tech and advanced manufacturing technologies – in the spirit of the STEM Education concept aimed at obtaining 21st century skills in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Program profile. Major areas of expertise: Fundamental Mechanics: Mechanics and Thermodynamics of Continua, Elasticity, Plasticity, Fracture Mechanics and Micromechanics of Heterogeneous Media, Мicromechanics of Strength and Plasticity, Dynamics of thin-walled structures, Waves in Continua, Fluid Mechanics, Multiphase Flows, Turbulence Modeling, Research and Developments of Mechatronic Systems, Micromechanics of heterogeneous media -42 ECTS; Computational Mechanics:8 ECTS; Mechanics and Applied Mathematics in Natural Sciences and Advanced Manufacturing Technologies: blocks of lectures given by leading scientists from European and USA universities on various topics in mechanics and applied mathematics -6 ECTS; Mathematical foundations: Tensor Calculus; Elements of Functional Analysis; Numerical methods for PDE’s and Fundamentals of Finite Elements; Mathematical Methods in Solid Mechanics; Reliable Modeling and Error Control (A Posterior Error Analysis), and Advanced Topics in Probability, Stochastic Processes and Statistics –16 ECTS; Research and Modeling Seminar- all students are given a problem-project to solve either individually or in mini-groups, and the results are then discussed altogether -16 ECTS; Mechanics and Applied Mathematics in Sciences and Technologies: blocks of lectures given by leading scientists from... [-]

MSc in Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Russia Saint Petersburg

The program is aimed at training highly professional scientists and engineers with the background and practical experience in theoretical mechanics, computational mechanics, mathematical modeling and simulations, and distributed computing. [+]

The program is aimed at training highly professional scientists and engineers with the background and practical experience in theoretical mechanics, computational mechanics, mathematical modeling and simulations, and distributed computing.

Upon graduation, the participants will acquire practical skills and fundamental knowledge for professional career development in international engineering or research companies.

Special focus is set on renewable energy, namely, the skills can be applied to reliability and strength analysis of such alternative energy sources as solar panels and wind power equipment, as well as power stations based geo- and hydrothermal energy, and ocean energy.... [-]


Master in Environmental Chemistry, Chemical Expertise and Environmental Security

Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Russia Kaliningrad

The period of study specified by the Federal State Educational Standards (FSES) of Higher Education (HP) is 4 years. The study load of the bachelor’s programme specified by the FSES of HE is 240 ECTS points. [+]

The period of study specified by the Federal State Educational Standards (FSES) of Higher Education (HP) is 4 years.

The study load of the master's programme specified by the FSES of HE is 120 ECTS points.

The programme is meant:

to train highly qualified specialists in the field of Environmental Chemistry, Chemical Expertise and Environmental Security who can prevent or minimize the damage to the environment caused by various types of human activities. Mastering of the programme enables students: to conduct independent research in the field of Environmental Chemistry, Chemical Expertise and Environmental Security, which requires fundamental interdisciplinary knowledge and skills in the implementation of modern experimental methods; to implement expert analysis in the specific areas of Environmental Chemistry, Chemical Expertise and Environmental Security; to conduct research in the field of Environmental Chemistry, Chemical Expertise and Environmental Security. [-]

Master in Petroleum Chemistry and Refining

Siberian Federal University
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Russia Krasnoyarsk

This Master’s degree program is designed to prepare graduates with a range of skills, including engineering and management. It is focused on providing theoretical knowledge of modern and challenging technologies in petroleum chemistry and refining. Moreover, the program is aimed at preparing specialists in the field of exploitation, research, and development of technologies involved in petroleum production and refining processes. [+]

This Master’s degree program is designed to prepare graduates with a range of skills, including engineering and management. It is focused on providing theoretical knowledge of modern and challenging technologies in petroleum chemistry and refining. Moreover, the program is aimed at preparing specialists in the field of exploitation, research, and development of technologies involved in petroleum production and refining processes. By the end of the program students will have:

Profound professional knowledge of petrochemical and oil refining processes; Proficiency in the basic equipment setting and optimization of existing technologies; Skills of modeling technological processes; Practical management skills. ... [-]

Master in Laser Measuring Technology

Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Saint Petersburg

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

Program: 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, some study materials and includes the number of additional payments for personal needs that vary from 3600 to 11000 RUR (from 60 to 190 USD) depending on the academic performance

Carier start: successful students have an opportunity to work in the University during the study period!

Career prospects: graduates, who have completed the Master's program "Laser measuring technologies", become specialists in the development of laser measuring instruments and systems, based on the latest achievements of quantum electronics, holography, interferometry. The demand for specialists in the master's program "Laser measuring technology" is at least 10 people per year... [-]


Master in Nanomaterial and Nanostructure Physics in Electronic Systems

Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Kaliningrad

The period of study specified by the Federal State Educational Standards of Higher Education is 2 years. The study load of the bachelor’s program specified by the Federal State Educational Standards of Higher Education is 120 ECTS points. [+]

The period of study specified by the Federal State Educational Standards of Higher Education is 2 years.

The study load of the bachelor’s program specified by the Federal State Educational Standards of Higher Education is 120 ECTS points.

The program is meant:

to develop the students’ faculties in the fields of training Masters in Physics for design and experimental organizations and enterprises of the electronic engineering industry, aimed at elaboration, design, and production of sophisticated electronics with the use of the modern nanoscale component base. [-]

Master in Mathematical Modeling and Informational Technologies in Photonics

Samara National Research University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Samara

The purpose of the Program is to train highly qualified specialists within the following areas: Photonics, Diffractive Nanophotonics, Nanooptics and Diffractive Optics. [+]

Brief Description of the Master’s Program

The Master’s program is focused on the project-oriented activity (Applied Master’s program – the Program). The volume and content of the Program comply with the requirements of the Federal State Educational Standards (FSES) of higher education for program 010900.62 Applied Mathematics and Physics (Master’s Degree), as approved by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, dated March 6, 2014, # 171.

The purpose of the Program is to train highly qualified specialists within the following areas: Photonics, Diffractive Nanophotonics, Nanooptics and Diffractive Optics.

Areas of the professional activity for graduates with the Master’s Degree include:... [-]


Master in Functional Methods in Differential Equations

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

The program grew up from the constantly growing demand for young professionals working in the industry and having a strong background in fundamental mathematics. [+]

Master in Functional Methods in Differential Equations & Interdisciplinary Research

Period of studies: 2 years ECTS credits: 120 Language: English

Program description

The program grew up from the constantly growing demand for young professionals working in the industry and having a strong background in fundamental mathematics.

The two following directions are represented in the program - mathematical analysis and differential equations.

There are unique courses among disciplines taught within this program, such as «Inverse problems of variation calculus», «Mathematical methods in medicine», «Analytical-numerical methods for the Navier-Stokes equations», «Mathematical models of glacier dynamics» and etc.... [-]


Biophysics

Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Kaliningrad

The period of study specified by the Federal State Educational Standards (FSES) of Higher Education (HP) is 2 years. The study load of the master’s degree programme specified by the FSES of HE is 120 ECTS points. [+]

The period of study specified by the Federal State Educational Standards (FSES) of Higher Education (HP) is 2 years.

The study load of the master’s degree programme specified by the FSES of HE is 120 ECTS points.

The programme is meant:

to prepare master's degree students able to conduct independent research, scientific and industrial activity in research institutions, as well as teaching in specialised secondary and higher educational institutions; to prepare personnel in such priority areas as health-related biotechnologies, nonlinear sciences, molecular biology, genomics and proteomics, cellular biotechnologies, regulatory processes, immunology, ecology and mathematical modelling of biological processes. [-]