|Study location||Latvia, Riga|
|Nominal duration||2 years (121 ECTS)|
|Awards||MSc (Master Degree of Engineering Science in Computer Systems)|
|Accreditation||31.05.2013 - 30.05.2019; Accreditation certificate No 318|
|Tuition fee||€3,800 per year|
|Application fee||€150 one-time|
|Registration fee||€100 one-time
Baltic Center Registration Fee Includes:
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Systems or Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Control and Computer Systems or equivalent
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Russian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Non-native English speakers are requested to present a copy of Baltic Center Test/TOEFL/IELTS/TOEIC/PTE Academic/Cambridge English test score report.
The score of the BALTIC CENTER test should be at least B2
Every student should pass the interview in the Representative office of Baltic Center or on Skype before receiving the final admission. More details will be provided during the application.
FACULTY OF COMPUTER SCIENCE AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Nowadays the field of information technologies is full of opportunities and challenges.
The Master study programme is designed for graduates who want to deepen their knowledge and skills in computer science, software engineering, theory of computer systems development, database technologies, programming languages, software development environments and artificial intelligence.
In addition, it develops the ability to participate in software development projects, fulfill different (including manager) roles and comply with IT industry standards and professional ethics.
Around 70% of Master level students are placed in industry already during their studies,
During practical courses students work closely with professors,
Three directions: Computer System Design, Applied Computer System Software Development and Applied Computer Sciences
A Compulsory study courses 37.0 CP /55.5 ECTS
Software Metrology and Planning Models
Object-Oriented System Analysis
Programming of Processes
Computer Aided Solution Processing
Evolution of Object-Oriented Software
Special Data Processing Technologies
Basics of Occupational Safety
B Compulsory elective study courses 20.0 CP/ 30.0 ECTS
B1 Field-specific study course 16.0 CP / 24.0 ECTS
Computer System Design
Theory of Systems and Processes
Computer System Design scientific seminar
Computer System Design Methods (scientific seminar)
Information Systems and CASE Tools
Applied Computer Sciences
Workshop on Applied Computer Science
CASE Tools for Object-Oriented System Development
Methods and Evolution Trends of Applied Computer Science
Applied Computer System Software
Applied Software Systems (scientific seminar)
Advanced Software Technologies (scientific seminar)
Development Methods of Applied Intelligent Software Systems
Theory of Software Reliability
B2 Humanities and social sciences study courses 4.0 CP/ 6.0 ECTS
European Classical Philosophy
Management of Small Business
Small Business Organization
Enterprise Operation Planning
New Product Marketing
C Free elective study courses 4.0 CP/ 6.0 ECTS
E Final examination 20.0 CP/ 30.0 ECTS
Graduates have opportunities to work in information technology companies (or in IT departments of other companies) where they can participate in software development projects and play a variety of roles such as system analysts, architects and designers, programmers, test engineers, technical writers, team managers and project leaders.
Graduates of the study programme can continue studies at Doctoral study level and can start working in the university and scientific research organisations.