Big Data and Extreme Computing

University of Amsterdam

Partner University: University of Amsterdam

Place of Study: Russia, Netherlands
Outcome (diploma or credits): Master of Science (ITMO University) Master of Science (University of Amsterdam)
Duration: 2 Years, including one semester in the University of Amsterdam 120 credits
Language: English
Application Deadline: 15 July 2019
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. For admission to the partner university IELTS or TOEFL may be required*
Annual Tuition Fee: 203 000 Rub for Russian students, 223 000 for foreign students (the fee noted is for the first year at ITMO, the fee for the second year will be set by the Partner University).

Career Options: for experts skilled in Big Data and Extreme Computing, there is an ocean of opportunities: research engineers, software analysts and developers in practice-oriented scientific centers, in companies owning Big Data Internet sources (social networks, media portals ect.), in consulting and marketing enterprises, as well as in software companies and system integrators developing Big Data infrastructures. 

In the modern world, information is power, and big data analytics is becoming an integral part of every organization and everything we do.

Do you want to be able to simulate the daily mobility of the urban population based on the model of artificial society and calculate the transportation demand of city dwellers?  Are you interested in the idea of modeling the infectious diseases propagation and tracing the infection propagation ways to test the most promising strategies for the epidemics control? Would you like to know how international criminal organizations create complex, decentralized networking structures and to be able to optimize the strategy of such networks disruption? All these and even more fascinating projects will be available if you join the Program!

The Program:

The students will learn:

Content of the Program

ITMO University

1st Semester

2nd Semester

University of Amsterdam

3rd Semester

4th Semester

 Both universities

*The applicants are required to pass entrance examination successfully.

The list of entrance examination questions


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