Big Data and Machine Learning

Place of Study: Russia
Outcome (diploma or credits): Master of Science (ITMO University)
Duration: 2 years, 120 credits
Language: English
Application Deadline: 09 August 2021
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree in the field of computational science or equivalent, with excellent/good grades; CV & motivation letter; upper-intermediate level of English*
Tuition Fee: 251,000 rubles per year for Russian students; 271,000 rubles per year for international students

Career options: graduates will be able to work as research engineers, data analysis specialists, analysts and software developers in large research centers and innovative start-ups, as well as researchers in the leading international and Russian universities. Specialists in this field are in demand all around the world which is confirmed by successful cooperation with such major companies as Siemens, Gazprom, Rosneft, Smartech, BCC, MTS, Bank SPb,, Rasoft, etc.

In the modern economy, a company cannot be fully hi-tech and competitive without application of integrated models and results obtained from Big Data analytical processing. Specialists who are able to properly arrange analytical processes and implement high-performance data processing algorithms in distributed computing environment are especially sought-after in the market due to accelerating development of information technologies.

Do you want to become a highly-qualified specialist and acquire knowledge and skills in such cutting-edge areas as programming, data storage systems, statistics, and machine learning? Would you like to work on international research projects and meet the challenges of various professional fields, from Big Data storage and processing to analysis and forecasting of people’s behavior on social media? Then the Big Data and Machine Learning international Master’s program is exactly what you need!

The students will receive comprehensive training in Big Data processing and analysis and will be able to implement different approaches and techniques in their further work.

The students:

The program includes the following fields of study:

During the studies, students will have a great opportunity to participate in various research projects carried out on the premises of ITMO’s eScience Research Institute. Moreover, students will do internships at leading world universities within ITMO University’s academic mobility programs.

The content of the Program

1st Semester

2nd Semester

3rd Semester

4th Semester

*The applicants are required to pass entrance examinations successfully.

The list of entrance examination questions

How to apply?

To apply, please fill in the application form and follow our step-by-step application guide for more details.

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