final degrees awarded

Masters degree awarded by the programme

Upon the successful completion of the curriculum and fulfillment of the Masters course requirements, students will be awarded a double degree, one for each university they have visited. The official names of the awarded degrees are:

  • Master of Science in Computer Science (Laurea Magistrale) from UNIBZ
  • Master Universitario en IngenierĂ­a del Software – European Master on Software Engineering from UPM
  • Master of Science in Information Processing Science from OY

Diploma Supplement

Graduates’ profile

Overall, students will gain a solid knowledge to be applied as managers in software companies or IT specialist or applied researchers in academia. The programme prepares students to continue with doctoral studies in ESE as well. The typical profiles of an EMSE graduate include:

  • Software Engineer whose duties include work in the areas of user and systems requirements and analysis, software design, development, and maintenance, software process management, and maintenance of information systems, also in non-IT environments;
  • IT manager whose duties include the management of information systems of any level of complexity and size;
  • Researcher in ESE in public and private research centres or universities whose work comprises the empirical investigation of the quality of software processes and systems of any level of complexity and size.