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Supercomputer Simulations in Science and Engineering 

National Research University - Higher School of Economics (HSE)

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24 months
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This Supercomputer Simulations in Science and Engineering programme from National Research University - Higher School of Economics (HSE) is designed to train specialists in the field of development, research and application of modern methods of supercomputer simulations and processing of large volumes of data in science and engineering.

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Setting it apart from other courses of study, the curriculum boasts both scientific and design components and involves specialists in Russia and abroad in the fields of supercomputer simulations and high-performance computer systems. Graduates are sought after by IT departments of government corporations, major IT firms and scientific research institutions.

The Master’s programme in Supercomputer Simulations in Science and Engineering from National Research University - Higher School of Economics (HSE)  aims to prepare professionals in an interdisciplinary field, which intersects with computer technologies, natural science and engineering.

In addition to providing a comprehensive education in science, the programme offers training in high-performance computing and information sciences, including individual study tracks and research activities.

What are the Programme’s key advantages?

  • Combination of research and projects based at leading research and engineering institutions;
  • Some of the courses are taught in English, and some of them also include lectures and workshops by globally renowned professors and foreign experts;
  • Academic mobility programmes; internships at leading research centres and universities;
  • Research internships at engineering and academic institutions;
  • Weekly research seminar ‘Supercomputer Simulations in Science and Engineering,’ which involves students in global research projects and takes them to international conferences;
  • All lecturers involved in the Master’s programme have doctoral degrees from leading Russian or international universities and are the authors of numerous books and textbooks, as well as leading experts in their respective fields.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the Master’s programme are usually able to find work in various interdisciplinary fields.

For instance, they can find work in the following areas:

  • design and development of research software;
  • developing, creating and maintaining information & communication systems, automatic control systems and databases;
  • developing information resources;
  • mathematical modeling.
  • Potential employers include Russian and international universities, research centres, public and private companies.


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Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Basics of Mathematical Modeling;
  • Methods for Extracting New Information from Big Data;
  • High-Performance Computer Programing Architecture and Methods;
  • Featured Areas of Statistical Mechanics;
  • Computational Aspects of Continuum Mechanics;
  • Knowledge-intensive Computation Programing;
  • System Engineering;

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For more information please visit the university's website


International students can apply to study at HSE for free through full-tuition scholarships. This merit-based scholarship will completely waive all tuition fees for selected full-degree Master's programmes at HSE. 

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