Master’s Program Information Technologies in Science and Instrument Engineering (09.04.02) 

Department: Faculty of Innovative Technologies

Admission requirements: BSc, basic knowledge in informatics and computer science

Duration: 2 years, full-time (120 EC)

Language of instruction: English

Start month: September

Application deadline: January 15 - July 10

Examinations: January 16-July 26


The program is intended for specialists able and willing to carry out research projects in the field of complex information systems and technologies. Students gain skills and knowledge in information security management based on modern computer and telecommunications technologies, learn how to develop and operate automated information systems, and learn methods for information system protection.

Within the Master’s program, students have an opportunity to use facilities and implement scientific projects based on research laboratories of the Faculty of Innovative Technologies, which include:

  • International Research Laboratory “Vision Systems”;
  • Research Laboratory “Intellectual Information Systems”;
  • Research Laboratory “Robotics”.


A list of courses within the Master’s program:

1 semester "Design" 

  • Mathematical foundations of information systems (Compulsory course)
  • Theory of control systems (Compulsory course)
  • Technology management (Elective course)
  • Automation of technology processes (Part 1) (Compulsory course)
  • AI and machine learning (Part 1) (Compulsory course)
  • Project management (Compulsory course)
  • -Research work (Compulsory course)

2 semester "Testing"

  • System simulation (Compulsory course)
  • System design (Compulsory course)
  • Automation of technology processes (Part 2) (Compulsory course)
  • AI and machine learning (Part 2) (Compulsory)
  • Intelligent analysis of big data (Elective course)
  • System engineering (Compulsory course)
  • Distributed computing technologies (Elective)
  • Quality management in automatic control systems (Elective course)
  • Cyber Intelligence (Elective course)
  • Academic seminar (Compulsory course)
  • Research work (Compulsory course)

3 semester "Prototyping"

  • Vision systems (Elective course)
  • Applied Cryptography (Elective course)
  • Embedded systems (Elective course)
  • Secure Systems Architecture (Elective course)
  • Navigation systems (Compulsory course)
  • Measurement and assessment in industry and technology (Elective course)
  • ERP Security (Elective course)
  • Academic seminar (Compulsory course)
  • Research work (Compulsory course)

4 semester “Master's thesis”

  • Research work (Compulsory course)
  • Practical experience aimed at acquiring basic professional skills (Compulsory course)
  • State examination
  • Preparation and defence of Master's thesis



Possible research areas for your Master’s thesis:

  • Analysis of semi-structured data
  • Mobile information security systems
  • Development and creation of information systems
  • Mathematical modeling of processes
  • Autonomous mobile robotic systems
  • Intelligent vision systems
  • Unmanned Transport Systems
  • Digital twins in the robotic sphere
  • Simulation modeling of complex technological processes.


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