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The Professional Master’s study program “Information technology” aim is to educate high qualification specialists for professional activity in the field of Technologies a
About the program
The Professional Master’s study program “Information technology” aim is to educate high qualification specialists for professional activity in the field of Technologies and Telecommunication with specialization in Software Engineering or Management of Information Technology projects.
Duration of studies is 2,5 years –Bachelor degree in Computer Sciences or Information Technologies; Duration of studies 3 years – Bachelor degree in Mathematics or in Physics. A thesis (5 to 10 pages) about a freely chosen and topical research problem in the field of Computer Sciences or Information Technologies;
This course enables graduates to strengthen and consolidate their academic and professional skills in further studies in Master level, work in companies where the e-comme
This course enables graduates to strengthen and consolidate their academic and professional skills in further studies in Master level, work in companies where the e-commerce technology system (ETS) implemented or will be established or who are engaged in the development of the ETS. Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the program. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship.
Qualification awarded: Academic Master in Information Technology.
Admission requirements for studies (3 semesters)
Professional or academic bachelor’s degree or 2nd level professional higher education (length of studies at least 4 years (240 ECTS) including professional practice at least 30 ECTS or Length of service at least 1 year (Recognized according to Republic of Latvia Cabinet regulations No.36 of 10.01.2012.) in electronic commerce/ computer sciences/ information technologies/ economics/ management science/ related 2nd level professional higher education including at least 90 ECTS of standards of electronic commerce....
The program developing the competencies to analysis, design and build sophisticated business information systems and use state-of-the-art methodologies, tools, hardware,
Master Study Program “Computer systems”
The program developing the competencies to analysis, design and build sophisticated business information systems and use state-of-the-art methodologies, tools, hardware, and software. The program provides the opportunity to integrate classroom learning and real business projects.
Graduates have found employment as I.T. Consultants, Business/Systems Analysts, Programmer/Analysts, Technical Support and as Researchers.
Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the program. Students have an opportunity participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship. The language of instruction is English....
Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies
The master's programme "Information Technologies" is offered by the Faculty of Information Technologies, that trains specialists as for practical as scientific work in th
Nowadays the development of all sectors of economic and scientific activities is closely related to the application of Information Technologies (IT). The programme is oriented towards the following applications of IT in the interdisciplinary trends:
computerized production control systems with the aim to educate you for the analysis of production systems and the development and maintaining of control systems by using the specificity of hardware;
systems analysis – you will have good theoretical knowledge of software engineering and practical skills to solve the problems related to the designing, maintaining and application of software systems;
information technologies in biosystems with the aim to prepare you to be creative and to be able to apply new solutions of information technologies for storing and analyzing biological data.
Master of Engineering Science in Management of Information Systems
Study Program: Management of Information Systems
Awarded academic degree: Master of Engineering Science in Management of Information Systems (Inženierzinātņu maģistrs informācijas sistēmu vadībā).
Accreditation: until 2019 (Accreditation Certificat Nr. 170.)
Study languages: English, Russian, Latvian.
Possible forms of education:
Full-time Program - 2 years (4 semesters)
Part-time B.Sc. Program - 2, 5 years (5 semesters)
Distance learning - 2, 5 years (5 semesters)
Modular form of education
Enrolment requirements: Higher education, Bachelor of Engineering Science or Bachelor of Natural Sciences in Computer Science or Mathematics, or Bachelor of Social Sciences in Management Science or Economics, or higher professional education of the second level in Computer Science, Information Systems, Electronics, Logistics, Management Science and Economics....