Head of Department Words

Dr. Yehudit Aperstein

The world around us is changing at a dizzying pace. The integration of cutting edge technologies makes every product smarter with each day that passes. Both users and the industry expect products and systems which possess cognitive abilities. In this reality, tech people have no other choice but to acquire knowledge and abilities in the field of intelligent systems.

What makes the program unique
Smart systems and devices which utilize diverse sensors and complex algorithms have become an inseparable part of our lives. The development of intelligent systems requires professionals educated in a wide variety of relevant fields, such as data mining methods and algorithms, Big Data tools and technologies, decision making mechanisms and infographics. Afeka College has established a unique M.Sc. program for training intelligent system specialists with comprehensive multi-disciplinary capabilities that are based on an in-depth understanding of all the system’s components and that we believe are crucial for the research and development of intelligent systems..

The Afeka College Program of Studies
Afeka’s M.Sc. program in Intelligent Systems is the only one of its kind in Israel and has been approved by the Council for Higher Education.

Afeka Department of Intelligent System Studies – Faculty
The program’s academic faculty includes specialists in various fields and applications of intelligent systems, such as business intelligence, decision support systems in medicine and finance, learning algorithms and signal and text processing. Faculty members engage in academic research and R&D projects for the industry at research centers located at Afeka College. Each faculty member brings their knowledge and experience with them to the courses they teach and to the final projects they supervise.