Data Science

Second cycle degree

Information for 2018/19 applicants


Admission notice for EU candidates and non-EU candidates staying in Italy

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Class: LM-91 - Methods and techniques for the information society

Duration: 2 years

Branch: Padova

Language: English


EU students and non-EU students with residency in Italy: 40

Number of non-EU students resident abroad: 10

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Brief overview of the course

Characteristics and objectives
The program 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. The Graduated in this degree will be able to master tools coming from Engineering, Computer Sciences, Statistics and Mathematics for collecting, managing and analyzing big data, and to translate their work into highly valuable informations.

Occupational opportunities
The Graduates will have jobs opportunity in Italy and abroad in
▪ internet companies, consulting companies;
▪ startups and high tech industries;
▪ public administrations;
▪ research centers.

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