Second cycle degree in

Computer science (2020/2021)

Class: LM-18 - Computer science

Class LM-18 - Computer science
Duration 2 years
Branch Padova
Language Italian
Tuition fees and scholarships
President of the Course of Study PAOLO BALDAN
Access Open access with admission requirements

The second Call for applications A.Y. 2020/21 for international students is available on apply.unipd.it according to the following timeline:

  • 7th April-7th June: non-EU applicants residing outside Italy
  • 7th April-7th July: EU applicants of equivalent

A course that expands the basics of computer science learned during the three-year study course , giving you in-depth knowledge, especially in the most innovative areas of the subject, and a high professional skills needed in ever-growing and challenging sectors of the job market and research. You will follow lessons related to: computability and advanced algorithms, programming paradigms, formal methods of specification and analysis, advanced logic, cryptography and security, concurrent, distributed, real-time, hypermedia, wireless systems, advanced web technologies, open technologies. source, artificial intelligence, machine learning, combinatorial optimization, data mining, bioinformatics. You can dedicate yourself, with managerial and supervisory tasks, to development and research projects in companies, both public and private, with high technological potential.

  Deepening

Characteristics and objectives
The master program strengthens and deepens the cultural background in the fundamental areas of computer science, introduces the most recent and advanced fields of computer science, and provides the basic skills to work in foundational and applied research projects in computational disciplines. This program includes classes in variety of subjects: computability, advanced algorithms, modern programming paradigms, mobile programming and multimedia systems, formal methods of programming languages, computer and network security, concurrent, distributed and real-time systems, wireless networks, advanced web technologies, artifical intelligence, machine learning, cognitive services, data mining, bioinformatics, game theory, combinatorial optimization, type theory.

Occupational opportunities
Master graduates typically assume managing and leading roles in ICT organizations and may contribute and lead R&D ICT projects in public organizations and private companies. The growth of the ICT job market continues to be very positive, hence the outlook is very promising. The master degree allows to apply to the admission competitions for the PhD programs in Computer Science or related disciplines.

  Teaching list

I Anno STRUCTURAL BIOINFORMATICS [ DAMIANO PIOVESAN ] BIOINFORMATICS [ GIORGIO VALLE ] ECONOMICS OF INNOVATION [ FRANCESCA GAMBAROTTO ] GAME THEORY [ LEONARDO BADIA ] TYPE THEORY [ MARIA EMILIA MAIETTI ] CRYPTOGRAPHY [ ALESSANDRO LANGUASCO ] MATHEMATICAL MODELS AND NUMERICAL METHODS FOR BIG DATA METHODS AND MODELS FOR COMBINATORIAL OPTIMIZATION [ LUIGI DE GIOVANNI ] DATA MINING [ ANNAMARIA GUOLO ] ENGLISH LANGUAGE B2 (PRODUCTIVE SKILLS) [ GILBERTO FILE' ] FORMAL METHODS FOR CYBER-PHYSICAL SYSTEMS [ DAVIDE BRESOLIN ] LANGUAGES FOR GLOBAL COMPUTING [ PAOLO BALDAN ] MACHINE LEARNING [ FABIO AIOLLI ] MOBILE AND IOT SECURITY KNOWLEDGE REPRESENTATION AND LEARNING VISION AND COGNITIVE SERVICES DEEP LEARNING [ ALESSANDRO SPERDUTI ] COMPUTER AND NETWORK SECURITY [ MAURO CONTI ] ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE [ ALESSANDRO SPERDUTI ] FUNCTIONAL LANGUAGES [ GILBERTO FILE' ] COMPUTABILITY [ PAOLO BALDAN ] BIG DATA COMPUTING [ ANDREA ALBERTO PIETRACAPRINA ] ADVANCED TOPICS IN PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES [ SILVIA CRAFA ] IT SERVICE MANAGEMENT ADVANCED ALGORITHMS [ MICHELE SCQUIZZATO ] ADVANCED TOPICS IN COMPUTER SCIENCE WIRELESS NETWORKS FOR MOBILE APPLICATIONS [ CLAUDIO ENRICO PALAZZI ] WEB INFORMATION MANAGEMENT [ MASSIMO MARCHIORI ] SOFTWARE VERIFICATION [ FRANCESCO RANZATO ] START-UP IN ICT REAL-TIME KERNELS AND SYSTEMS RUNTIMES FOR CONCURRENCY AND DISTRIBUTION [ TULLIO VARDANEGA ] PROCESS MINING [ MASSIMILIANO DE LEONI ] MOBILE PROGRAMMING AND MULTIMEDIA [ OMBRETTA GAGGI ] FINAL EXAM II Anno OTHER KNOWLEDGE USEFUL FOR THE INTEGRATION INTO THE LABOUR MARKET [ DAVIDE BRESOLIN ] EDUCATIONAL INTERNSHIP [ DAVIDE BRESOLIN ]