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Data Science

University of Padua
Italy, Padua
Department of Mathematics Italy, Via Trieste, 63 - 35121 Padova
Tuition fee €2,600 per year

In order to accept your Offer at the University of Padova, you must pay the first instalment of tuition fees for a.y. 2019/20 (see below).

The total amount of tuition fees due per each academic year can be significantly waived based on your “Equivalent Economic Status Index – ISEE”. For further information on how to obtain your ISEE and other income-based reductions, see:

Application fee €30 one-time

This fee is non-refundable.

Deposit €187 one-time

In order to accept your place at the University of Padova, the payment of the first instalment is required. This fee is non-refundable.

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The Master’s degree intends to build data scientists whose solid technical background is complemented by a multidisciplinary preparation on various fields in which big data emerge. Highly required by industries, consulting companies and public institutions, data scientists design and implement the analysis of big data and provide managers and stakeholders with a clear account of their results.

Programme structure

1st Year: Fundamentals of Information Systems; Stochastic Methods; Statistical Learning; Cognitive, Behavioural and Social Data; Algorithmic Methods and Machine Learning; Optimization for Data Science; 1 elective course
2nd Year: Business Economic and Financial Data; Biological data; 3 elective courses; Internship

Career opportunities

Graduates master tools for collecting, managing and analysing big data, and to translate their work into highly valuable information. Graduates work as professionals in research centres, internet companies, consulting companies, startups and high tech industries and public administrations.

Apply now! Academic year 2020/21
Application start
Jan 7, 2020
Application deadline
Mar 7, 2020 23:59
Europe/Rome time
Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States