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Second cycle degree in Data Science

Data Science

Second cycle degree - a. y. 2017/18

Class: LM-91 - Techniques and methods for the information society
Duration: 2 years
Branch: Padova
Language: English

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.

Admission

EU students and non-EU students with residency in Italy: 40
Number of non-EU students resident abroad: 10
of which Chinese ("Marco Polo" Programme): 2

To be eligible for the master program in Data Science the curriculum of the student must certify that he/she possesses sufficient knowledge of the following topics:

Mathematics: differential and integral calculus for functions of several variables; sequences and infinite sums; basic notions of linear algebra; basic notions of probability theory including random variables, expectation, central limit theorem.

Computer Science: programming in high level language (e.g. Java, C, C++, Python); computer architecture: CPU, memory, peripheral, networks, operating system; algorithms and data structures.

For the application you should check the page http://www.unipd.it/en/how-apply

Contacts

scienze(at)unipd.it

Prof. Paolo Dai Pra paolo.daipra(at)unipd.it

Web site https://datascience.math.unipd.it/

Application and tuition fees

How to apply
Assessment results
Tuition fees, scholarships, tax relief schemes
Tuition Fee-waivers for students enrolling in Degrees Courses held in English

Enrolments to the second-cycle degree courses in Data Science and in Physics

Here are informations on enrolments to the second-cycle degree courses in Data Science and in Physics to be held in English for the academic year 2017-2018.

Pre-enrolment is now open for the 2017/18 academic year for the following selections:

  • Selection open to candidates with a foreign degree for the second-cycle degree course in English in Physics - Class LM-17 - Class of the Second-cycle degrees in Physics - The pre-enrolment application form must be filled in by 12.00 local time (GMT + 1) of 14th July 2017 by logging on to the reserved area of the https://uniweb.unipd.it/Home.do?cod_lingua=eng portal - ADMISSION NOTICE
  • Selection of EU candidates and non-EU candidates staying in Italy for the second-cycle degree course in English in Data Science - Class LM-91 - Class of the Second-cycle degrees in Techniques and methods for the information society - The pre-enrolment application form must be filled in by 12.00 local time (GMT + 1) of 1st September 2017 by logging on to the reserved area of the https://uniweb.unipd.it/Home.do?cod_lingua=eng portal - ADMISSION NOTICE

Further information on the course is available at http://en.scienze.unipd.it/index.php?id=data_science and http://en.scienze.unipd.it/index.php?id=physics