Research in innovating computing. Official Master's degree in Barcelona

Innovation and research in computing

UPC - Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Màsters Oficials
In Barcelona (Spain)

€ 6,132 - (Rs 4,46,564)
VAT incl.
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Important information

  • Master
  • Barcelona (Spain)
  • Duration:
    2 Years
  • When:
  • Credits: 120

Official two-year Master's degree taught completely in English. The MIRI Master's degree prepares experts in different areas of computing to develop research tasks in I+D+I departments, also opening the way to doctoral studies.

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Where and when

Starts Location
Barcelona, Spain
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· Requirements

European bachelor's degree or equivalent (Architecture, Engineering, etc.) which must be accredited if it was obtained at a university not belonging to the European Educational Space. Advanced English.

What you'll learn on the course

Advanced computation
Virtual graphics and reality
Computer networks and distributed systems
Business intelligence and data mining
Computation of high performance
Service engineering

Course programme

  • Algorithmic Methods for Mathematical Models
  • Concurrence, Parallelism and Distributed Systems
  • Seminars on Innovation and Research in Informatics
  • Statistical Modeling and Design of Experiments
  • Techniques and Methodology of Innovation and Research in Informatics
Specialisation subjects
Advanced computing
  • Advanced Data Structures
  • Computational Complexity
  • Combinatorial Problem Solving
  • Randomised Algorithms
  • Algorithmics for Data Mining
  • Algorithmic Game Theory
  • Algorithms for VLSI
  • Complex and Social Networks

Computer Graphics and Virtual Reality
  • Advanced Modelling
  • Fast Realistic Rendering
  • Geometric Tools for Computer Graphics
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Elements of Animation
  • Geometric Processing
  • Real-time Rendering of Massive Models
  • Volume Visualisation

Computer Networks and Distributed Systems
  • Computer Networks
  • Introduction to Network Modelling
  • Mechanisms and Game Theory in Networks
  • Stochastic Network Modeling
  • Cloud Computing
  • Decentralised Systems
  • Future Internet Networks
  • Internet Applications and Security

Data Mining and Business Intelligence
  • Data Analysis and Knowledge Discovery
  • Data Warehousing
  • Machine Learning
  • Multivariate Analysis
  • Open Data
  • Algorithmics for Data Mining
  • Advanced Natural Language Processing
  • Advanced Statistical Modeling
  • Bioinformatics and Statistical Genetics
  • Information Retrieval
  • Kernel based Machine Learning and Multivariate Modeling
  • Optimisation Techniques for Data Mining
  • Statistical Natural Language Processing
  • Service-Oriented Business Intelligence

High Performance Computing
  • Multiprocessors Architecture
  • Operating Systems
  • Processor Architecture
  • Advanced Processor Architecture
  • Compilers for High Performance Computers
  • Nanoelectronic Circuit Design
  • Processor Design
  • Parallel Programming Tools & Models
  • Supercomputers Architecture
  • Supercomputing for Challenging Applications

Service Engineering
  • e-Business
  • Requirements Engineering for Services
  • Service Management
  • Service-Oriented Architecture
  • Advanced Software Engineering
  • Design and Evaluation of Web-based Systems
  • Data Warehousing
  • Service Innovation Based on Information Technologies
  • Service-Oriented Business Intelligence
  • Web Services

Additional information

The master's degree price for foreign students non residents in Spain and non nationals from EU is € 76,65 per credit ECTS. Year 2013-2014.

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