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MScComputer and Systems Engineering

Tuition fee €6,000 per year

Free for EU/EEA students

You can see available scholarship options here: www.taltech.ee/scholarships

Application fee €100 one-time

The application fee is 100 EUR per applicant, which enables to apply for 2 programmes. The application fee is non-refundable!

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Overview

The programme focuses on designing and using complex modern computer systems. As part of the programme, students cover such subjects as innovation and entrepreneurship, hardware systems design and modelling, computer architecture and programming, software project management and databases, to name but a few.

The Department of Computer Engineering received the IBM Faculty Award 2011 and has an excellent partnership with experts from the IBM Development Centre in Germany and the IBM research laboratory in Israel.

Programme structure

When studying the Computer and Engineering Systems programme, students are exposed to systems design and modelling, computer architectures and programming, to name few of the topics. Exposure to those topics will position students well for jobs at small, medium and large companies. Their jobs will involve defining, designing and using embedded computer system in areas such as automotive electronics, consumer devices, telecommunications, etc.

Why this programme?

  • Individual approach to students
  • Students work closely with the professor
  • Uses the latest software and hardware to develop practical skills
  • Close cooperation and networking with IT industry
  • Develops the computing and IT management skills needed to be effective in the industry and in commerce straight away

CURRICULUM OUTLINE (120 ECTS)
General studies – cover the courses about entrepreneurship, languages and ethics.
Core studies – consist of courses that teach fundamentals about computer systems and control engineering.
Special studies – students can choose from specialised sets of courses covering areas of computer engineering, embedded systems, control engineering, software engineering, systems modelling, and robotics.
Free choice courses – students can choose from the wide variety of courses offered at the university.
Graduation thesis – an engineering project to apply theoretical knowledge to solve practical problems or a research project to investigate different theoretical approaches.

Career opportunities

Graduates find employment as specialists in the design, realisation, application and administration of computerised equipment and systems. Career opportunities are varied: computer and software companies; banks; diagnostic systems in manufacturing, service, medicine; “smart” houses and manufacturing systems; industrial automation; management control and monitoring systems in air, water and ground based transport, etc. Master’s degree holders interested in high-level research work and university staff positions have the opportunity to continue their studies in the PhD programme.

Career opportunities and potential jobs: designer of computer and automated control systems and the components thereof, project manager, software developer, department manager, management board member, and management board chairman.

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application start
Jan 1, 2022
Application deadline
1 May 2022 23:59:59
Europe/Tallinn time
Studies commence
Aug 29, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application start
Jan 1, 2022
Application deadline
1 May 2022 23:59:59
Europe/Tallinn time
Studies commence
Aug 29, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States