National Research University Higher School of Economics

School of Business Informatics

Master in Big Data Systems


Pokrovsky blvd, 11

Moscow, Moscow Cit 109028


Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master in Big Data Systems

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The program is focused on the value aspect of Big Data for large enterprises and the implementation of Big Data technology in the enterprise. The value is one of the important characteristics that distinguish the Big Data as a new phenomenon. It is directly related to the economic impact that Big Data technology provides to users. Big Data storage in the field of financial services, telecommunications, retail and Government Administration were used to solve various business problems for many years. Big Data technology can reduce the cost of IT infrastructure and software, reduce labor costs through more efficient methods of data integration, management, analysis and reaching a decision; to increase revenue and profit by new or better ways of doing business. This transforms the role of systems for the collection, compilation and use of data, makes it the basis of the enterprise's business strategy. This requires professionals with the new skills. The program provides students with a knowledge and understanding of the fundamental principles and technological component of Big Data, preparing them for a career within companies or in scientific research. Programme content The program consists of core modules, option modules, course work (first year), scientific seminar and the research dissertation (second year). ?ridging modules in the first term allow you to fill knowledge gaps and to take modules, regardless of your previous degree discipline.


Our program is accredited by National Research University "Higher School of Economics" (Russia)

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