Master's program
Mobile Application Development
Game Design

Master's program developed within Erasmus+ Capacity building project MAGnUS.

02.04.02- Fundamental Informatics and information technologies
Type of study
English & Russian
2 years
Academic mobility option
Further studies at Ph.D. level
Study places available
State-supported education
(only for Russian nationals and nationals whose parents were born in the USSR)

Tuition fee - based
Program description
The master's degree program offers advanced courses in mathematics and programming needed for research and development of modern applications. Specific tracks for mobile development and games allow to achieve proficiency in promising areas of software development.

Top reasons to study

Advanced courses in mathematics and programming required for research and development of modern apps
Disciplines are taught by highly qualified IT specialists
Development of modern gaming software in the Laboratory of Virtual and Augmented Reality and the Laboratory of Mobile Development
Graduates of our program work in leading IT enterprises: Playrix, Google, Microsoft, Yandex, Sbertech, Tinkoff, etc.
Program structure
More info
There are two separate tracks that students in MAGnUS follow: Mobile Applications and Game Design

The language of instruction is Russian for Mobile Apps track and Russian/English for Game design track. Graduates receive a Master of science (MSc.) degree in Theoretical Computer science and Information technologies.
About the program in Q&A

After graduation you will

Mobile apps
This track trains capable specialists, familiar with the-state-of-the art technologies used in mobile application development, who:
  • possess the broad knowledge and skills necessary to create software for such mobile platforms as: Android and iOS;
  • possess teamwork skills
  • can manage IT projects;
  • are able to design IT systems with mobile solutions;
  • can build client-server applications using knowledge-intensive solutions such as machine learning and computer vision
Track -2-
Game Design
As a game designer, you'll bring ideas, build prototypes, devise storylines and develop the game's mechanics using specialised software for 2D or 3D modelling and animation. Games are available across a variety of formats and platforms, including mobile, virtual and augmented reality and you'll need to use a range of technical and creative skills to imagine, test and develop your ideas.
Game designers work as part of a multidisciplinary team that includes game developers, programmers, game artists, and quality assurance testers.
Admission requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer science or a related field (Mathematics, Physics, Engineering)
  • English Language Proficiency at least at the B1 level
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