Data Analytics, Big Data and Coding
Master's Programme
Mode of studies: 
full-time programme
Tuition fee: 
Degree awarded: 
MA in Data Science
Scholarships available: 
UMCS Best Applicant Scholarship; Rectors' Scholarship for the best students
Application deadline: 
Tuesday, 10 September, 2024
Day of semester start: 
Tuesday, 1 October, 2024
Credits (ECTS): 
Admission requirements: 
  1. A ranking of points obtained on the basis of the assesment (up to 100 ponits);

  2. The complete set of the application documents submitted including the certificate proving the applicant's English language skills  or a document confirming that the Education was fully conducted in English (issued by the school/University) and/or based on an interview in English,
  3. The program welcomes candidates with a bachelor degree or equivalent, granting direct access to a master's degree in the country of issuance. It is open to both national and international students. Prospective students must register online and submit documents by the deadline or until all available spots are filled:https://rekrutacja.umcs.pl/en/how-to-apply/application-documents-bachelor-2/

Data Science

The studies in Data Science at the Faculty of Economics UMCS are interdisciplinary. The program aims to provide students with comprehensive knowledge of economic system and IT technology. Students will develop skills needed in the work of an analyst (e.g. Analytical Project, Soft Skills and Communication Training, Business Simulation).

The program is practical, i.e. it is based on experience of business practitioners and problem solving related to business practice. The program covers a 3-month work placement that allows students to gain professional practical experience during their studies. Students will be introduced, among others, to business simulations reflecting the dynamics of economic processes that will help them make decisions and observe results. The program draws on extensive use of online database available for students of the Faculty of Economics of UMCS.

A graduate of Data Science may find employment in a variety of industries and business entities (e.g. enterprises, banks insurance companies, research centers, marketing agencies and consulting firms) in the following positions: Business Analyst, Database Analyst, Financial Analyst, Business Operations Analyst, Market Research Analyst. The program is dedicated mainly to foreigners