The IT field offers countless opportunities to young creative people, who master the foundations and technologies used to build new applications and systems. Software and communication methods are changing the way individuals and organizations do their daily activities. In all areas of life there is space for new innovations that help people to do things in a better way by using IT technologies - our world can become more user-friendly, more economical, and more productive and reduce energy consumption.
The degree programme in Information Technology is offered at Centria University of Applied Sciences.
Due to the fast growth rate of IT industry the demand for new skilled professionals is high. Young professionals are valued, due to their learning skills and flexibility. In many projects, there are often technologies that are new even to experienced professionals, so precisely your learning skills are an essential asset. When solving customers’ needs, your communication and analysis skills are needed to be sure
Software designer, Project manager, R&D Engineer, IT Manager, Security expert, Network Systems Administrator, Network specialist, CEO of your start-up company
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- IT Engineering studies consists of more or less constant basic studies and rapidly evolving new technologies. You need both to solve real world problems with software and IT systems. Engineers’ work is very practically oriented. All professional studies contain a lot of learning by doing. For advanced students we offer an opportunity to take part in our R & D projects during their studies.
- Our main specializations are software engineering and communication technologies. These are the fastest growing areas of IT. You get skills to build applications using different programming languages and platforms. You also learn how to use existing services to build solutions to meet customer needs or even invent your own new services by combining existing ones.
- 48 months
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DisciplinesInformatics & Information Sciences Computer Sciences Software Engineering View 7 other Masters in Computer Sciences in Finland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
There are no traditional entrance exams for any of Centria´s programmes. Instead, for the Nursing programme, applicants submit a motivation video and a motivation letter, based on which if further needed, they will be invited for a Skype interview with one of Centria´s teachers. For the other programmes, there are two options of admission. Students might choose to either submit a motivation video and a motivation letter, or secondly submit SAT results.
International7000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7000 EUR per year during 48 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Kokkola
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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