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The programme combines fundamental science with cutting-edge technologies, develops problem-solving and collaborative skills, and emphasizes entrepreneurship. It also allows students to conduct original research with experienced faculty members. Due to a variety of elective courses, the programme is tailored towards the students’ individual strengths and career goals. Graduates might work as software developers, programmers, hardware engineers, or information systems managers, among others, and will also be prepared to pursue a PhD programme in a related discipline.

Ms László Lili Katalin
Departmental engineer

Programme structure

The degree requires acquisition of 120 credits, where 1 credit equals one ECTS credit, and 1 credit is defined as 25 working hours.

The courses of the programme are divided into three categories:

• compulsory courses on mathematics (17 credits), data science (14 credits), programming and HPC (22 credits)

• compulsory courses on research methodology (2 credits) and master’ thesis preparation (30 credits)

• electives in mathematics (15 credits), data science (5 credits) and programming (25 credits) among which 5 courses are mandatory to select (25 credits)

• freely elected courses from a selected set of courses of the university (10 credits)

Career opportunities

Our graduate students can successfully find employment in the areas of software systems development and in the application, integration, operation and customization of user IT systems. In addition, the graduate may choose a career in research or higher education, the latter being closely linked to the PhD programmes offered by our University. Some potential positions might be: Development Engineer, System Administrator, System Designer, Program Designer, System Organizer or Product Manager. Graduates with this diploma could initially achieve managerial positions at the lower and middle levels of the corporate hierarchy. Our graduates have typically found positions with the following companies: IBM, T-Com, SAP, Synthesis, Pentatrade and other R&D and software development companies.

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