Career Prospects

Students graduating from this program will develop a taste for working on complex problems. In their future careers they will be able to apply their knowledge in many interdisciplinary areas including robotics, business forecasting, intelligent search, video games, music and entertainment, chat bots, medical diagnostics, self-driving cars, to name a few.

Employability Data

  • Employed                           95.1%
  • Average Time to Job         2.2 months
    (78% within 3 months: 51% before graduation)

 

Place of work %

Switzerland

  • Ticino
  • Other Swiss Cantons

77

34
43

Italy 18
Other Countries 5

 

Industries (main) %
Informatics, Techonology, Web 51.4
Educational, Research institutions 10
Banking, Finance, Insurance services, Accounting 7.1
Telecommunication 4.4
All others (<3%) 27.1

 

Function (main) %
IT and Web Services 27.5
Engineering 26.1
Research 20.3
Consulting 5.8
Entrepreneurship 4.4
All others (<3%) 15.9

 

Salary
The average salary* is 79'200.- CHF.

 

Source: 2020 USI Master Survey (2015-2019)
*100% gross annual salary in CH