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Faculty of Information and Applied Technologies

Faculty of Information and Applied Technologies

The Faculty of Information and Applied Technologies of Vasyl’ Stus Donetsk National University was and remains one of the leading educational centers of Ukraine in the field of fundamental and applied mathematics, information computer technologies, applied statistics, actuarial and financial mathematics, methods of specialized mathematics and informatics.
At the five departments of the faculty you can get a classical basic education and conduct research in modern areas of mathematics, computer science, applied mathematics, information, library and archival affairs, journalism or political science.

Bachelor’s degree

Educational qualification level of a person who, on the basis of complete general secondary education, has obtained basic higher education, fundamental and special skills and knowledge regarding the generalized object of work (activity), sufficient to fulfill the tasks and duties (activities) of a certain level of professional activity, which are intended for primary positions in a particular activity.

Recruitment of students is carried out on a budget (by state order) and contract basis. The faculty has a full-time and part-time, short-form (based on a junior specialist diploma) basis.

The period of study on the basis of complete general secondary education is 4 years. The term of study on the basis of the diploma of the junior specialist in the corresponding to the direction of preparation of the specialty is 2 years 10 months.

The person who has received the bachelor’s degree, after passing the entrance examinations on a competitive basis, has the right to continue education on a budgetary or paid form of study (depends on the number of budgetary places and personal success of the applicant) in order to obtain the next level – master’s degree.

A Bachelor’s Degree is a testament to the acquisition of a full basic higher education. It gives the graduate the right to take up positions in the employment that require the presence of higher education in accordance with their qualification requirements.

Master’s degree

A master’s degree is an educational and qualification level of a specialist who, based on the qualification of a bachelor (specialist), has acquired in-depth special knowledge and skills of research and innovation character, has some experience of their application and production of new knowledge for solving problematic professional problems in a certain branch of economy.

The master’s program is based on in-depth specialization, individualization, research.

It is focused on training specialists for research and teaching activities, for work in the field of science-intensive technologies.

A characteristic feature of a master’s degree should be a high level of methodological culture, creative mastery of methods of cognition and activity, solving of non-standard, innovative problems.