Mobile Applications Development Technologies

According to the reports from Russian and international recruitment agencies for the year 2012, the labor market has seen a steady increase in demand for programmers of mobile operating systems. In general, over the past year, the need for mobile platforms developers grew by 36 %. iOS and Android apps are the most popular among them. The demand for the specialists ensures an appropriate salary.

Students learn:

  • optimization techniques;
  • artificial neural networks;
  • methods of pattern recognition;
  • high performance computing and cloud services;
  • computer systems;
  • modern problems of informatics and computer science;
  • IT project management.

During the training students learn the research and development methodologies, do educational and industrial practice work. At the final stage the candidates for the academic master’s degree perform scientific research and defend a project.

Specialization disciplines include:

  • modern mobile platforms;
  • design and development of mobile applications;
  • technical means of copyright protection;
  • testing and software quality assurance;
  • development of expert systems and knowledge bases;
  • algorithms and client optimization problems.

Upon completion of the program, graduates will:

  • know the techniques of software implementation, databases, joint software and hardware systems development projects;
  • learn information systems simulation, the development and implementation of the projects on the integration of information systems in accordance with modern quality standards;
  • possess technical problems analysis techniques, techniques of organizing and summarizing scientific and technical information and patent sources, setting goals and objectives for the research;
  • explore the methods of selection and transformation of mathematical models of phenomena, processes and systems with a view to their effective software and hardware implementation and the research into them with the use of computer equipment;
  • acquire the skills of the development of algorithms, mathematical models, methods, computer technology and decision support systems in research, design, the management of technological, economic, social systems and in the humanitarian fields of human activity.

Job placement

The graduates of the program successfully work in such positions as: mobile application developers, business analysts, developers of Internet technology, information technologies experts.

Choosing a career of a professional research scientist, graduates continue their education in a postgraduate school, develop new technologies in the field of science and modern technologies.

Program duration:
from 2 to 2.5 years.

Admission requirements:
Bachelor or Specialist degree in a similar field.

Upon graduation and defending the graduation project students get master’s degree of the Russian Federation state standard, as well as pan-European Diploma Supplement (Diploma Supplement).

Training format and tuition fee:

Part-time with distance learning technologies
82 900 rub.
(110 000 rub.)*
110 000 rub.

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The price is given per one year of study;
Education loan up to 36 months with an initial payment of 0% is possible.