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Master’s Programme 'System Programming'

This programme trains developers and researchers in developing cutting-edge technologies for building system software as well as tools for the analysis, transformation and construction of software and hardware/software systems. Inspired by the achievements of the Ivannikov Institute for System Programming of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the curriculum covers a wide range of scientific and engineering disciplines, including formal methods of software development, design of compilators and operating system kernels and the intellectual analysis of texts and data flows. Students have the opportunity to participate in research projects supported by companies both in Russia and abroad.

2 years
Full-time Programme
185 000 –
370 000 RUB/year
Tuition Fee in 2019
Russian government and HSE scholarships and tuition fee waivers available
RUS
Instruction in Russian

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Illustration for news: HSE Spotlights Present and Future Scientific Developments at Geek Picnic 2019

HSE Spotlights Present and Future Scientific Developments at Geek Picnic 2019

This July, St. Petersburg and Moscow hosted Geek Picnic, the popular science festival for lovers of science and cutting-edge technology. This year HSE University became an official partner of the event. Festival guests got to see the recent projects of HSE professors, students, and graduates as well as attend lectures by leading HSE experts.

Illustration for news: HSE Spotlights Present and Future Scientific Developments at Geek Picnic 2019

HSE Spotlights Present and Future Scientific Developments at Geek Picnic 2019

This July, St. Petersburg and Moscow hosted Geek Picnic, the popular science festival for lovers of science and cutting-edge technology. This year HSE University became an official partner of the event. Festival guests got to see the recent projects of HSE professors, students, and graduates as well as attend lectures by leading HSE experts.

Illustration for news: Adapting to a New Habitat: Resources for International Students at HSE

Adapting to a New Habitat: Resources for International Students at HSE

More and more international students are coming to HSE University as part of their study abroad experience. In the 2018-2019 academic year HSE University hosted 445 exchange students, compared to 342 last year. The largest numbers of international students come from Germany, France, Italy, the Netherlands, and the UK. Is life easy for international students at HSE University? And what does HSE University do to help them?

Illustration for news: ‘HSE Is You’

‘HSE Is You’

On July 4, HSE University graduates celebrated their graduation with Little Big, a vibrant punk rave band, - this was the University’s gift to the students. The concert drew students, graduates from previous years, and HSE University staff: over 5,000 people attended the event.

Illustration for news: Faculty of Computer Science Hosted 11 International Students for Research Internships This Spring

Faculty of Computer Science Hosted 11 International Students for Research Internships This Spring

Students from France, UK, Italy, Switzerland, Togo, and Albania worked on research projects at the labs of the HSE Faculty of Computer Science during Spring Semester 2019.

Illustration for news: Benefits of Studying in a Double-Degree Programme

Benefits of Studying in a Double-Degree Programme

Nowadays, students have the opportunity to enrol in a double-degree programme and earn two Master’s degrees from different institutions in different countries over a shorter period of time. While receiving two diplomas at once is definitely one advantage of a double-degree programme, HSE University has compiled some of the others.

Illustration for news: Benefits of Studying in a Double-Degree Programme

Benefits of Studying in a Double-Degree Programme

Nowadays, students have the opportunity to enrol in a double-degree programme and earn two Master’s degrees from different institutions in different countries over a shorter period of time. While receiving two diplomas at once is definitely one advantage of a double-degree programme, HSE University has compiled some of the others.

Illustration for news: HSE Ranks Among Top 60 Best Young Universities Worldwide in THE Ranking

HSE Ranks Among Top 60 Best Young Universities Worldwide in THE Ranking

In 2019 the Higher School of Economics has climbed from 84th to 60th place in the Time Higher Education (THE) world ranking of young universities. HSE University is the only Russian university to place in the top 100 of this ranking.

Illustration for news: How International Students Can Receive Scholarships at HSE

How International Students Can Receive Scholarships at HSE

HSE offers several scholarships that allow international students to cover part of their tuition fees in both undergraduate and graduate programmes. Scholarships are offered as a tuition discount for international students and take effect at the time of their enrolment in HSE. The scholarships are granted for the full period of studies.

Illustration for news: Academic Council Approves Tuition Fees for HSE Programmes

Academic Council Approves Tuition Fees for HSE Programmes

The HSE Academic Council has approved tuition fees for undergraduate and graduate programmes for incoming students in 2019.