The Information Technology programme is designed to provide students with an understanding of computation, communication and information processing in the context of our fast-changing society, and to enable its graduates for a successful and life-long career.

The programme provides the required knowledge and skills to join the IT-industry as well as data-driven industries, and to participate in demanding industrial and research projects. It also provides the required background to apply to a doctoral study programme.

Career or after graduation opportunities

Students will obtain the necessary knowledge and experience required in different types of careers within the software industry (e.g., supercomputing, e-health, IT security, formal methods, embedded systems and software engineering), the biotechnology industry (bioinformatics, computer modeling), and in the data analysis industry (machine learning, customer segmentation, data-driven business).

A degree from the master's programme in Information Technology provides career prospects within, e.g.,

● Industry: software and product development, commercial services and possibilities for start-up companies of your own, computational data analytics, modeling and simulation

● Public administration: software and system development, e.g. in administration and health sectors; data analytics for policy making

● Education within universities and colleges

● Research: basic and applied research within universities and industry

 

 

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DEGREE AWARDED

Master of Science in Technology (Computer Engineering), Master of Science (Computer Science)

APPLICATION PERIOD

3 December 2018 – 31 January 2019

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START DATE

Autumn 2019

DURATION

120 credits, 2 years of full-time study

FACULTY

Faculty of Science and Engineering/Information Technology

LOCATION

Åbo Akademi University (Åbo campus)

LANGUAGE

English

TUITION FEE

12 000 €

CONTACT INFORMATION

mit@abo.fi

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