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Information and Software of Automated Systems
09.04.01 Informatics and Computer Engineering


Overview
In the process of training under this program, students get acquainted with the design of intelligent and computing systems, technology for developing software and distributed databases, the conceptual design of automated systems, learn how to use programming languages when developing projects, optimization methods, and also gain practical skills in creating and using systems management of distributed databases, markup languages, scripts, and data descriptions

Reasons for choosing a course
  • Great demand for the profession, lack of difficulties in finding a job, high level of payment
  • Information and software is part of any information system of a modern organization used in various fields of human activity; they determine the level of scientific and technological progress and the economic state of the state
  • Information and software is included in the list of critical technologies of the Russian Federation: Technologies of Information, Control, and Navigation systems; Technologies and Software for Distributed and High-Performance Computing Systems

Направление
подготовки
09.04.01 Informatics and Computer Engineering
Degree
Master's
Mode of attendance
Full-time
Duration
2 years
Admission tests
Field-specific entrance examination, Diploma grade-point average, Final qualifying work grade
Number of contract-based openings
10
State-financed openings
5
Tuition fees
130 000 RUB per semester
Career opportunities
Graduates of this program can work in any production organization that designs or operates information and software for automated systems, service companies, R&D organizations. Positions that a graduate can apply for include automated control systems engineers, leading software engineers, heads of computer software departments (services), heads of an automated production control system department, and senior software architects. Graduates of this program today work and are in demand at such enterprises as Neva Holding; NPP ERA-R; Eco-Express Service; EnergoLab; Promt; North-West Energy Balance; Energy LLC; Construction Company "ResourceEnergoSet"; URSA Eurasia; Tarius LLC; PKP Resource; Ai-Teco Company, Gazprom, Rosneft, MTS, Rostelecom, Sberbank, VTB, Technonikol JSC, Baltiysky Zavod, Kirovsky Zavod, Silovyie Mashiny, etc
Field of study
  • Intelligent systems
  • Computing systems
  • Software development technology
  • Optimization methods
  • Distributed databases
  • Information processing technologies
  • Conceptual design of automated systems
  • Quality management software development
  • Markup, scripting, and data description languages
  • Mathematical models and methods of automated systems
  • Modern problems of computer science and computer engineering
  • Design of structures for the development of underground space
Our alumni
Graduate professional skills
  • Ability to design software systems for supporting business processes
  • Ability to carry out design and development activities in the field of software development
  • Ability to operate and improve modern operating systems (Windows, Linux, Solaris, etc.)
  • Ability to use modern programming languages and software environments (C ++, C #, Java, PHP, etc.)
  • Skills in developing algorithms and methods for their implementation, improving the quality of computing processes
  • Ability to engage in professional teams in software research, its development and implementation

Additional opportunities
Learning foreign languages (English, German, French) in addition to studying Russian
University departments invite foreign lecturers to teach courses or deliver lectures on particular topics. These courses are taught in foreign languages.
Acquiring skills in working with modern software complexes and equipment
Research activities under the guidance of department professor and associate professors