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Master's Programme in Data Science

Master's Programme in Data Science
Study at the University of Helsinki and develop the skills needed to construct solutions to complex data analysis problems.
Study at the University of Helsinki and develop the skills needed to construct solutions to complex data analysis problems.
Application period starts 03 Dec 2019
Scope of studies and length
120 ECTS credits, 2 years
Degree level
Master
Application period
03 Dec 2019 - 10 Jan 2020
Language of instruction
Finnish, Swedish, English
Tuition fee per year (only non-EU/EEA citizens)
15 000€
Eligibility to apply for a master's programme requires an applicable bachelor's degree or other equivalent qualification.

How to prevent shipwrecks with the help of big data?

Data science combines computer science and statistics to solve exciting data-intensive problems in industry and many fields of science. As data is collected and analysed in all areas of society, the demand for professional data scientists is high and will grow even further.

In the interdisciplinary Master's Programme in Data Science, you are trained to work in data-intensive areas of industry and science, with the skills and knowledge needed to construct solutions to complex data analysis problems.

Find out more about the programme structure, content and courses from the link below.

How to apply

The quick guide gives you a general overview of the application process and how to apply. Make sure that you meet the admissions requirements, prepare your documents in advance and apply when applications are open.

Please note that there is only one intake per academic year. You must submit your application online at the Finnish national application portal Studyinfo. The online application form is open only during the application period. Also the admissions requirements for the programme can be found in Studyinfo.

Admission Services

If you have any questions about the admissions process at the University of Helsinki, please contact the Admission Services for guidance and support.