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Master Degree Programme in Computer Science and Networking


Course Description

This Master degree program is a joint initiative of University of Pisa - Department of Computer Science and Department of Information Engineering, and Sant´Anna School of Advanced Studies - Institute of Communication, Information and Perception Technologies.

Objectives

The two-year Master Program in Computer Science and Networking has been designed to meet the growing demand for an emerging kind of professionals with expertise in both the information and the networking technologies.
This expertise is needed in the design and implementation of both innovative software-hardware distributed infrastructures and service-based distributed applications in several areas of industry, e-business, research, social and citizen services, public administration

Courses and laboratories

The two-year Master degree programme in Computer Science and Networking has a total number of credits (CFU) of 120, where a credit corresponds to 8 hours of lectures/laboratory and 17 hours of personal working activity. The program is organized in around 12 teaching courses (6 or 9 or 12 credits per teaching course), of which 9 major and 3 minor teaching courses, plus the Master Thesis (15 credits).

Major Courses

Algorithm Engineering, Advanced Programming, Distributed Systems Paradigms and Models, Fundamentals of Signals, Systems and Networks, High Performance Computing, Network Configuration and Management, Software Service Engineering, Teletraffic Engineering,

MInor Courses

- software technologies for platforms, systems, models, frameworks, tools, security, and applications in distributed contexts,
- communication technologies for optical and photonic infrastructures, and for network architectures, models, protocols and services,
- applied mathematics for architectures and applications modeling.

The organization of teaching courses and laboratories will allow each student to achieve the most suitable and effective working environment. In order to achieve the described goals for high qualification and working environment, the maximum number of admitted students per year is 40, (30 EU, 10 non-EU).

Visit the Master Degree Programme in Computer Science and Networking page on the Scuola Superiore SantAnna website for more details!

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(Scholarship)

DSU - Student Support Office of the Tuscany Region - 20+ Awards

DSU aids consist in scholarships (up to 1,600.00 euros per year), lodging grants, free meals at the University canteen, and tuition waiver.

Value of Scholarship(s)

10000 Euros / 2000 Euros

Eligibility

The DSU is a regional agency, which offers the possibility of a special grant based on financial income and merit.

Application Procedure

The annual call for contributions is published in the month of July.
Students have to fill in an online application form and must prove they meet all economic and family requirements

Further Information

http://www.dsu.toscana.it/it/benefici/Studentistranieri/index.html


(Scholarship)

Merit awards - 4 Awards

Funding Award

Value of Scholarship(s)

2000 Euros

Eligibility

The TeCIP Institute and the Department of Computer Science will assign 4 awards of 2,000.00 euros each to the students who will achieve the best academic performance at the end of the first year.

Application Procedure

To be defined in a subsequent call


(Scholarship)

Merit awards reserved to foreign students - No. of awards TBC

The University of Pisa may reserve a certain number of merit awards to foreign students with the best academic performance at the end of the first year. Further details will be available later

Value of Scholarship(s)

TBD

Eligibility

To be defined in a subsequent call

Application Procedure

To be defined in a subsequent call


(Scholarship)

Welcome package for foreign students - 10 Awards

One-month free accommodation (in a shared room), which may be extended to three months, and a free forty-hour Italian language course.

Value of Scholarship(s)

1000 Euros

Eligibility

Foreign Students with priority to non-EU students

Application Procedure

Foreign students will be entitled to the welcome package once confirmed their participation to the Master Degree Programme


(Scholarship)

Health insurance coverage for non-EU students - 10 Awards

Coverage of the National Health System registration fees

Value of Scholarship(s)

300

Eligibility

non-EU students eligible for contributions provided by DSU

Application Procedure

Health coverage will be applied once the non-EU students reach the Master Programme



Entry Requirements

Applicants must have a Bachelor in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Telecommunications, Communication Networks, Information Technology, etc., or any other equivalent title in the disciplines relating to the ICT. Good knowledge of the English language, corresponding to at least an intermediate level (B1 Level according to the European Framework for Languages).

Course Fees

Depending on family income and country of prevenience. Maximum fees per year: € 2,354.00


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