Field of Study Details

Information Systems

Abbreviation: MIS

Length of Study: 2 years

Min. Credits: 120

Degree Programme: Information Technology

Language of Instruction: Czech

Form of Study: full-time

Accredited from: 2005 Accredited till: 2024 Last admissions: 2019


To make students familiar with theory, technologies and procedures used in information system development, and to learn them to develop such systems applying advanced development tools and technologies. In compulsory courses, students deepen their knowledge received in a Bachelor Study Program mainly in database and information systems, operating systems, computer networks, and computer graphics. Attention is also paid to information systems security. Selecting optional courses, the student can deepen his/her theoretical knowledge in such areas as formal specification or cryptography or can prefer more practically-oriented courses as Internet and distributed application development.

Key learning outcomes

Student of the Follow-Up Master Degree Programme acquire deeper knowledge in a chosen branch of study and will give him knowledge and skills base to analyse, design and verification of problems solved in research and scientific as well as in the practice This guarantee that the alumni will be successful creative worker in the appropriate information technology branch.

Occupational profiles of graduates with examples

An alumnus of the master degree programme is ready to solve problems of information technology in praxis with utilization of contemporary scientific knowledge independently. The alumnus is able to act as an independent creative worker in the appropriate information technology branch, namely information systems and their security and safety, intelligent systems, computer systems, networks and communications, computer graphics and multimedia or a leader of a team composed of workers of various branches of IT.

Extent of the State Final Examinations

The State Final Examination has two parts: A defense of the Master Thesis, and a discussion based on selected topics from the topic Information Systems which is derived from compulsory courses of the MIS Branch of Study as Functional and Logic Programming, Mathematical Structures in Computer Science, Advanced Database Systems, Computer Graphics, Theoretical Computer Science, Data Communications, Computer Networks and Protocols, Advanced Operating Systems, Parallel and Distributed Algorithms, Information Systems Analysis and Design, Information System Security and Advanced Information Systems. The areas of possible questions must be approved by the Study Branch Council, and students will be informed about the selected topics at least 2 months before the state final examination is held in the particular academic year. The discussion will be held on two topics.

Examples of theses
  • Integration of Enterprise Applications
  • Informational Web Portal of Student Organizations
  • Transaction Server in .NET Environment
  • Association Rule Discovery in Databases
  • Knowledge Discovery in Databases and Its Application in Texture Analysis
  • Semiparallel Generation of Languages
  • Distributed Translation
  • A functional Extension of the IBM Personal Communications Using Java API
  • Compiler of a Language with User-Defined Syntax for New Constructs
  • Methodology of Construction Compiler Front-End and Its Integration into the GNU Compiler Collection

Master's theses are stored at the FIT library, Božetěchova 2, Brno. The list of the master's theses, including the details is available at:

Choose academic year and curriculum

1st year of study, winter semester

MATMathematical Structures in Computer Science *)5CExFIT
PDBAdvanced Database Systems5CCr+ExFIT
TINTheoretical Computer Science7CCr+ExFIT
PGRComputer Graphics5EExFIT

1st year of study, summer semester

FLPFunctional and Logic Programming5CCr+ExFIT
MPRProject Management5CCr+ExFIT
PDSData Communications, Computer Networks and Protocols5CExFIT
POSAdvanced Operating Systems5CExFIT
PRLParallel and Distributed Algorithms5CCr+ExFIT
PP1Project Practice 15EClCrFIT
SLOaComplexity (in English)5EExFIT

2nd year of study, winter semester

AISInformation Systems Analysis and Design5CCr+ExFIT
SEPSemester Project5CClCrFIT
PKSaAdvanced Communication Systems5CECCr+ExFIT
PDIDistributed Application Environment5CENExFIT
SRIStrategic Management of Information Systems5CENExFIT
ZZNKnowledge Discovery in Databases5CENCr+ExFIT
POVaComputer Vision (in English)5EExFIT
PP2Project Practice 25EClCrFIT

2nd year of study, summer semester

DIPMaster's Thesis13CCrFIT
PISAdvanced Information Systems5CCr+ExFIT
NSBProjecting, Administration and Security5CECCr+ExFIT
MBAModel-Based Analysis5CEFExFIT
BZASecure Hardware Devices5CESExFIT
RTSaReal-Time Systems (in English)5EExFIT

all years of study, winter semester

BISInformation System Security5CCr+ExFIT
AGSAgents and Multiagent Systems5CECExFIT
BMSWireless and Mobile Networks5CECCr+ExFIT
SAVStatic Analysis and Verification5CEFCr+ExFIT
VYPaCompiler Construction (in English)5CEFExFIT
AEUEnglish for Europe3CEHCr+ExFIT
FCEEnglish: Practical Course of Business Conversation and Presentation3CEHCrFIT
FIKPhilosophy and the Culture2CEHCrICV
FITHistory and Philosophy of Technology2CEHCrICV
HKOCommunication and Presentation Skills3CEHCrFIT
HVRLeadership and Time Management3CEHCrFIT
JA3Conversation through Hot Current Issues3CEHCr+ExFIT
PRMFundamentals of Law2CEHCrICV
GJAGraphical User Interfaces in Java5CENCr+ExFIT
GUXGraphical User Interfaces in X Window System *)5CESExFIT
SINIntelligent Systems5CESExFIT
AVSComputation Systems Architectures5ECr+ExFIT
BIOBiometric Systems5ECr+ExFIT
GALGraph Algorithms5EExFIT
GMUGraphic and Multimedia Processors *)5ECr+ExFIT
GZNGraphical and Sound Interfaces and Standards5EExFIT
HSCHardware/Software Codesign5ECr+ExFIT
PCSAdvanced Digital Systems5EExFIT
PGPaAdvanced Computer Graphics (in English)5EExFIT
ROBaRobotics (in English)5EExFIT
SEMSensors and Measurement5ECr+ExFIT
SFCSoft Computing5ECr+ExFIT
TAMaApplication Development for Mobile Devices (in English)5EClCrFIT
THEGame Theory5ECr+ExFIT
VINComputer Art5EClCrFIT
ZPJaNatural Language Processing (in English)5EExFIT
ZPXProfessional Practice, Abroad5ECrFIT

all years of study, summer semester

AEUEnglish for Europe3CEHCr+ExFIT
FIKPhilosophy and the Culture2CEHCrICV
FITHistory and Philosophy of Technology2CEHCrICV
HKOCommunication and Presentation Skills3CEHCrFIT
HVRLeadership and Time Management3CEHCrFIT
JA3Conversation through Hot Current Issues3CEHCr+ExFIT
PRMFundamentals of Law2CEHCrICV
GISGeographical Information Systems *)5CENCr+ExFIT
WAPInternet Applications5CENCr+ExFIT
DJADynamic Languages *)5CESExFIT
BINBio-Inspired Computers5EExFIT
CSOaCCNA Cybersecurity Operations (in English)5EClCrFIT
DFAaDigital Forensics (in English)5EExFIT
EVOApplied Evolutionary Algorithms5EExFIT
FVSFunctional Verification of Digital Systems *)5EExFIT
FYOPhysical Optics5EExFIT
KKOData Coding and Compression5ECr+ExFIT
MPC-MATMatrices and Tensors Calculus5ECr+ExFEKT
NAVDesign of Embedded Systems5EExFIT
PMAProject Manager5EClCrFIT
PPPPractical Parallel Programming5ECr+ExFIT
SNTSimulation Tools and Techniques5ECr+ExFIT
SPPFault Tolerant Systems5ECr+ExFIT
UXIaUser Experience and Design of User Interfaces and Services (in English)5EClCrFIT
VGEComputational Geometry5EExFIT
VIZaVisualization and CAD (in English)5EClCrFIT
VNVHigh Performance Computations5EExFIT
VYFComputational Photography5EClCrFIT
ZPOImage Processing5EExFIT
ZPXProfessional Practice, Abroad5ECrFIT
ZRESpeech Signal Processing5EExFIT
Course is not open in this academic year
Compl: Course completion: Ex - examination, Cr - credit, ClCr - classified credit, Co - colloquium
Duty: C - compulsory, CEx - compulsory-elective group x, R - recommended, E - elective

Compulsory-elective groups

AbbrvMin. coursesMax. coursesMin.credOver asCoursesTitle
C190EAGS, BMS, NSB, PKSaCommunicating and distributed systems
F190EMBA, SAV, VYPaFormal languages, specification and verification
H113EAEU, FCE, FIK, FIT, HKO, HVR, JA3, PRM, RETSocial Course
N290EGIS, GJA, PDI, SRI, WAP, ZZNAdvanced IS components and technology
S190EBZA, DJA, GUX, KRY, MUL, SINSupporting IS technology
If you are allowed to enroll more CE courses than the required minimum, then successfully completed courses that exceed Min. courses (or Min.cred, if not 0) of the CE group, will be assigned as courses of duty Over as.
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