Educational programs

Educational programs

Educational programs

Information Systems and Technology
09.04.02 Information Systems and Technology


Overview
In the process of training under this program, students study information processes, technologies, systems and networks, their instrumental (software, technical, organizational) support, ways and methods of the program design and checkout, production and operation of information technologies and systems in various fields: science, technology, education, administrative management, business, entrepreneurship, commerce, management, information systems security, process control, communications, telecommunications, information management communications, mining, safety of underground enterprises and industries, geology, the oil and gas industry, geodesy and cartography, geographic information systems, as well as field-specific enterprises and all types of activities in the information society economy

Reasons for choosing a course
  • The non-standard nature of the tasks to solve makes specialists constantly think and develop
  • Work in the IT industry involves ongoing training, internships and experience exchanges
  • The salary of specialists in the field of information technology is higher than the market average, and with the gain of experience this gap only widens
  • The demand for specialists in the field of information technology in various subject areas is high and the labor market is well-developed
  • The IT-sphere is one of the most dynamically developing and promising areas of human activity, which largely determines the level of scientific and technological progress

Направление
подготовки
09.04.02 Information Systems and Technology
Degree
Master's
Mode of attendance
Full-time
Duration
2 years
Language of training
Russian
Admission tests for international students
Field-specific entrance examination, Diploma grade-point average, Final qualifying work grade
Number of contract-based openings
3
Tuition fees
130 000 RUB per semester
Career opportunities
Graduates of this program can work in IT companies of various fields (software development, implementation of off-the-shelf software solutions, system integration, etc.), as heads of IT departments of enterprises and organizations of various industries, including the mineral resources complex, in design and research institutes and many other structures, regardless of their forms of incorporation. Graduates of this speciality are in demand and today work in organizations such as Ai-Teco Company, First Line Software Company, ITSC Company, Gazprom, Rosneft, MTS, Rostelecom, Sberbank, Baltiysky Zavod, Kirovsky Zavod, Silovyie Mashiny, etc
Field of study
  • Data mining technologies
  • Distributed databases
  • Decision support systems
  • Conceptual design of information systems
  • Intelligent data processing technologies
  • Comprehensive security of information systems
  • Information technology management
  • Business application development languages
  • Information systems administration
  • Device and functioning of information systems
Our alumni
Graduate professional skills
  • Skills in supporting the processes of design, implementation and maintenance of information systems and technologies
  • Skills in applying database construction technologies, information processing methods, building local and global computer networks
  • Skills to use software for the development and research of theoretical and experimental models of objects of professional activity
  • Skills of analysis, synthesis, optimization and prediction of the quality of information systems functioning and technologies processing

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