Skoltech is an international graduate research-focused university that was founded by the group of world-renowned scientists in 2011. Skoltech's curriculum focuses on technology and innovation, offering Master's programs in 11 technological disciplines. Students receive rigorous theoretical and practical training, design their own research projects, participate in internships and gain entrepreneurial skills in English. The faculty is comprised of current researchers with international accreditation and achievements.

Internet Of Things & Computer Data Analysis


The network MSc program “Internet of Things and Computer Data Analysis” (network) is developed in collaboration with Ufa State Aviation Technical University. The program is based on the Internet of Things (IoT) paradigm and its key pillars – data transmission, data analysis, IoT software and hardware design.

Key information

Program starts
September 1

Application dates (Skoltech)
Application dates (USATU)


Modes and duration
Full time:
 2 years

Tuition fees
No tuition fee
 for applicants who pass the selection process


Awarded degree
Skoltech: Master of Science in Internet of Things & Computer Data Analysis
USATU: Master of Science
Field of Science and Technology
09.04.01 Information Technology and Engineering

Language of instruction
English at Skoltech
Russian at USATU

The program is accredited by the Russian Government.
certificate №3539 from April 07, 2021,
License №2880 from February 05, 2020;
certificate №2900 from August 08, 2018,
License №2260 from July 08, 2016 (USATU).

Entry requirements
BS degree in Information and Communication Technology, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Applied Physics, Mathematics.

English language requirements
If you do not have a diploma in English, you are expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

Aim and objectives

The aim of the program is to instruct the next generation of STEM leaders ready to design principles and architectures as well as develop applications and services in the scope of IoT paradigm including, but not limited by the following objectives:

  1. Develop IoT real applications and enrich them with smart technologies leveraging on the sensed data
  2. Deliver an IoT-based product from scratch, ‘pitch and sell’ it
  3. Devise solutions for industrial cases (aviation, etc.) using IoT

MSc Program Structure


Download curriculum

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Career opportunities and paths

  • Industry

Program graduates work in the private and public sector in software engineering, data processing, embedded systems development, etc.

  • Science

PhD positions and continuing research at the leading national research bodies

  • Startup

Starting a business on their own or through the Skolkovo innovation ecosystem with its extensive pool of experts, consultants and investors


Dmitry Lakontsev Associate Professor of the Practice
Andrey Somov Assistant Professor

Students are actively involved into research activity starting from Term 3.

Research Areas

  • Industrial IoT, industrial data processing and software design
  • Sensing and actuation in industrial applications
  • Wearable sensing and wireless sensor networks
  • Embedded AI
  • Intelligent systems development for automated systems

Research Groups

Academic Partners

  • Ufa State Aviation Technical University (USATU), Russia

Industrial partners

  • Rostelecom
  • Softline
  • Ufanet
  • Datatech