- No.1 professional study program in Croatia
- Creating digital future for 20 years
- International exchange with more than 100 institutions
- 96% of alumni employed 3 months after graduation
Systems Engineers are the second most sought-after group of IT experts in Croatia. Should you choose to embark on this career, there is a demanding and challenging multidisciplinary profession waiting for you.
The course program is a perfect choice if you love to think outside the box, come up with solutions to complex problems or simply to create order out of chaos (or is it the other way around).
Upon receiving our diploma, you’ll know everything there is to know about design and maintenance of computer systems and complex computer networks. You’re bound to become an expert on computer security as well as learn all about optimization methods and risk management.
- Study program duration
- 6 semesters (3 years)
- Semester duration
- 15 weeks of active teaching + 5 examination weeks
- Total number of ECTS points
- Certifications obtained during studies
ECDL StandardMicrosoft CSARed Hat CSASMF – ITIL FoundationCisco CNA
- bacc. ing. comp. (Bachelor of Computer Engineering sub-spec in Systems Engineering )
Did you know that over the past 10 years Systems Engineers have been one of the most sought-after occupations amongst IT professionals in Croatia? Choose a dynamic and interesting career for which demand is only bound to grow in the future.
During the course you will have the possibility to study and obtain internationally recognized certificates and you’ll also get a Dreamspark Premium subscription to over 160 Microsoft products.
Plan your life
Our partners and employers are constantly on the lookout for talented students. We are here to connect you with them and to kick start your career while you are still studying. Our Career Center is here to answer all you questions.
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What are the takeaways from the systems engineering course?
The three year undergraduate systems engineering course program aims to equip you with the skills and knowledge to prepare you for a career in the real word, whether at home or abroad. Here is a snapshot of what you’ll be studying:
The course program has been conceived based on recommendations from the European SOCRATES network and satisfies the criteria of relevant accreditation agencies (ABET and ASIIN) for technical course programs.Lecture Plan
- Basic Concepts of Computer Programing
Get to know basic concepts, structure and principles of processors, computer systems and networks and their components.
- OS Administration
Learn the functions and tasks needed for local and remote OS (Microsoft, Linux) management. Know how to control the basic network settings and to join a computer to a domain or a work group.
- Advanced Networks
Sharpen your skills in tech implementation for LAN and WAN networks. Master RIP, EIGRP and OSPF protocols and VLAN technology. Learn to choose and setup correct tech in medium sized business environments.
- Working with Databases
Database design is one of the most important aspects of programming. It is a foundation for installation of any data warehouse system. Learn all there is to know about DB installation, maintenance and security.
- Operating Systems Architecture
Find out how Windows, Linux and MacOS were built. Learn everything there is to know about processes, threads, synchronization methods, OS programming techniques as well as their implementation and technical design.
- Information Systems in Business Administration
Find out how ERP, CMS and CRM systems are implemented and how they work to support business decision making.
- Communication Systems
Familiarize yourself with systems and solutions used in modern-day business (e-mail servers, IP telephony, collaboration systems…)
- Data Protection
Learn how to design, implement and maintain security protocols and control access to data.
- Complex Databases
Find out all about databases – working principle, way to make them, installation, maintenance and security.
- Complex Multiuser Environment
From design through implementation to support and application of server and client based OS (Linux and Windows platforms), using a physical or virtual infrastructure and Cloud computing.
- Company Organization and Management
Learn how real business operates in market economy and how to manage human resources by applying certain specific techniques of business decision making.
- Leading Projects
Discover the right ways to mange a team. How to organize a project from the starting idea to the execution, with efficient resource management and systematic reporting.
- COBIT, MOF and ITIL Standard
Understand development, planning and management of IT systems in line with modern technologies and protocols.
We’ve ensured a work placement for you during the duration of your course with one of our partner employers. Their number keeps increasing every year so as to ensure the best possible platform for your career development.
Examples of jobs we’re preparing you for
- Information Systems Security Administrator
- Take control of running security for the entire system including planning, installation and maintenance
- Development of Business Information Systems
- High quality information systems can greatly enhance business competitiveness and their development requires specialist experts in the field of systems engineering.
- Development and Administration of Information Systems
- This is an ideal role for those wishing to solve problems in a dynamic environment. You’ll supervise installation and operation of complex systems as well as take part in strategic planning of quality control.
- Project Management in IT
- Experts with thorough knowledge of project methodology are an important factor in managing a vast range of projects in field of IT.
Virtualization of IT infrastructure
A process of creating a virtual version of something. It could be a hardware platform, network resources or data storage. In this class we shall review virtualization technologies available on the market and compare their virtues and flaws. You will learn how to choose the most (cost) effective virtualization solution for any problem. We shall also delve into areas of remote administration, virtual hosts and SCVMM.See more
Šime got his Systems Engineering degree at Algebra and now works for Norwegian Cruise Line.
Daniel is a systems engineer at Amazon Data Services in Ireland.
After getting a masters degree in System Engineering, Roland made a career in Hakom, as a senior information technology expert.
Why is Algebra a safe choice for your future?
Here you will learn all about information technologies and prepare for a career that is constantly in demand. We offer you a platform for personal growth that makes you a prime target for employers.
We refuse to stand still in a rapidly changing world. Our programs stay relevant and keep up with modern trends.
We take pride in numerous accolades and our title of The best professional study program in Croatia and constantly strive to justify that trust. We do not take our task lightly, knowing that your future depends on it.