The Magister Program is aimed at improving the mastery of knowledge and the ability gained during the Sarjana education, so that the students will have greater roles in absorbing and applying the knowledge. Although the candidates are to choose one specialized field, they should have good mastery of the field thoroughly, so that they can be flexible in doing their job. The Magister Program at ITB is academic/science oriented, emphasizing more on the deep mastery of knowledge. The Professional Magister Education is currently examined by several teams from various fields of study.
The length of time for Magister education is two years, consisting of 4 (four) semesters. The normal study load for each semester is between 9 credits and 12 credits.
The academic load of the whole Magister Progam is 36 credits, so that the study can be completed within 3 semesters. The maximum study time for the Magister Program is 3 (three) years.
The Doctor Program is aimed at producing graduates who have the academic attitude, who are able to conduct research independently, and who can give significant contributions to science, engineering, art and design. The research conducted to get Doctorate degree includes the area of Engineering, Mathematics and Natural Sciences, and Art and Design. The Doctorate degree is conferred after the candidates show a deep mastery of the field concerned, and they also show the ability and skill to conduct independent research on one or more branches of science related to their field of study. The research should be original or uncover something new. The result of the research will enrich the existing resources of science, engineering, art and design or reveal new issues that can be proved scientifically.
The length of time for the Doctor Program is three years, consisting of 6 (six) semesters. The normal study load for each semester is between 9 credits and 12 credits.
The academic load for the whole Doctor Program is 40 – 52 credits. The maximum study time for the Doctor Program is 5 (five) years.