The Data Science MSc degree consists of 120 credits divided into core courses, elective data science courses, and other courses, as described below. You can find more information about the individual courses by clicking the name of the course.
The Data Science MSc degree consists of 120 credits divided into core courses, elective data science courses, and other courses, as described below. You can find more information about the individual courses by clicking the name of the course.
The core courses in the programme consist of 35 credits worth of key data science courses:
In addition, you must complete a MS thesis worth 30 credits.
You must pick at least 20 credits of courses from the following data science specialization courses. These are divided thematically into 5 key areas of data science. Each of the courses is worth 5 credits, so you will need to take at least 4 courses from the list below.
* Given every other academic year (given in 201718)
** Given every other academic year (given in 201819)
The academic year is divided to four periods, and the temporal locations of Data Science courses are given below. (See section "Other courses" below for information about courses that can be taken from other programmes.)
Year 1, Period 1 
Year 2, Period 1 


Elective courses offered in Period 1:


Year 1, Period 2 
Year 2, Period 2 


Elective courses offered in Period 2:


Year 1, Period 3 
Year 2, Period 3 


Elective courses offered in Period 3:


Year 1, Period 4 
Year 2, Period 4 


Elective courses offered in Period 4:


Intensive period and summer courses 


In addition to the above required courses, you can include other courses in your degree as well, for up to 35 credits.