Digital design | Master's Degree Program | Altai State University

The program prepares specialists with strategic thinking and design competence in the development of information resources, web and multimedia applications in accordance with the requirements of the labor market and professional standards. Managers and employees of regional companies in the field of digital design are involved in the implementation of the educational program. The educational program in the field of 09.03.03 Applied Computer Science has international professional and public accreditation. 


09.04.03 Applied computer science


Digital design

Learning mode

Full-time education, 2 years

State-funded places


Employer-sponsored places


Fee-paying places


Tuition fees per semester in 2023 / 2024 academic year

66 040 ₽

Entrance test

Applied Computer Science exam (written)

Passing score in 2022


What training you get

The educational program focuses on mastering the skills of designing complex user interfaces and creating graphical interface components. Students are supposed to participate in professionally-oriented master classes, seminars and workshops; there is an opportunity for internships and practical training in digital companies.

Core disciplines

The educational program includes:

  • basic disciplines aimed at building leadership skills, project competence, scientific thinking, communication skills, including business communication skills in a foreign language, self-development and self-organization skills;
  • disciplines that form competence in the field of organizing professional activities and project management in the context of the development trends of information society and digital economy, modern software development and design of information systems, big data technologies and artificial intelligence systems;
  • a number of disciplines aimed at the development of visual culture, comprehension of the theoretical foundations of design and technical aesthetics;
  • professional disciplines aimed at the formation of practical skills of design, work with specialized software, web tools for user interface design tasks.

Career opportunities and graduates

Graduates will implement their own projects in digital design, modern interfaces and information systems, as well as manage project activities in companies developing digital products and optimize applied and information processes in design development.


  • Program Head - Olga Alexandrovna Shelyugina, Candidate of Art History, Associate Professor at the Department of Cultural Studies and Design.
  • Phone: +7 (3852) 296-632
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