Professional Master programme in Data Science - 8960

Code 8960
Academic Year 2020-2021
Subject area Sciences and technology
Campus Bologna
Level First
Director Claudio Sartori
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language English
Cost 14,800.00 Euro
Instalments First instalment 1,850.00 Euro - Second instalment 7,000.00 Euro (deadline December 30 2020) - Third instalment 5,950.00 Euro (deadline April 30 2021)
Study grants yes
Application deadline

Oct 22, 2020 (Expired)

PRE-ENROLMENT Window 1 - 08/05/2020 PRE-ENROLMENT Window 3 - 08/07/2020 PRE-ENROLMENT Window 3 - 28/09/2020
Enrolment start and end Window 1: 04/06/2020-25/06/2020 Window 2: 23/07/2020-25/09/2020 Window 3: 15/10/2020-05/11/2020
Programme start and end dates

from Nov 09, 2020 to Mar 31, 2022

Main Department
Department of Computer Science and Engineering - DISI
Professional Profile
The Master offers an educational experience aimed at training Data Scientists able to interpreter and manage the enormous amount of information available in the databases of companies, public administration and social networks with the objective to provide indications to the management of their organization and find new business opportunities.

The professional profile of a "Data Scientist" is considered by analysts as a key element to the competitiveness of companies and organizations, in particular if it unites technological competences to a sound knowledge of business processes.
Number of participants
Min: 12 Max: 40
Study grants
Reduced fees (article 9 of the call)
International Professional Master's programme
Admission qualifications
All types of three-year degrees, Master and Master's course obtained under D.M. 270/04 or degrees of the first cycle, second cycle or single cycle obtained under the laws previously in force (DM 509/99 and Old Regulations).
Linguistic skills
Sound knowledge of the English language
Selection criteria
For candidates’ whom do NOT possess English as their first language, admission to the Master is subject to a positive opinion based on the positive written assessment of the candidates’ level of English and individual interview.

The evaluation process will take place at Bologna Business School:

- 21 May 2020 (window 1)
- 16 July 2020 (window 2)
- 8 October 2020 (window 3)
Place of teaching
Bologna Business School - Via degli Scalini 18 - 40136 Bologna
Study plan
  • Big Data for Industry 4.0- ING-INF/05
  • Big data lab - ING-IND/35
  • Business intelligence & data warehouse - ING-INF/05
  • Customer & marketing analytics - SECS-P/08
  • Data mining - ING-INF/05
  • Marketing Analytics and Technologies - ING-IND/35
  • Business Ethics and Sustainability - SPS/08
  • Machine learning for classification - ING-IND/35
  • Operation analytics - ING-IND/35
  • Performance measurement system - SECS-P/07
  • Statistics and data analytics - SECS-S/01
  • Text mining - ING-IND/35
  • Law and Tech - IUS/01
Compulsory attendance
24 cfu

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Professional Master programme notices

NEW WINDOW (Window 4): Pre-enrolment from 29/09/20 to 22/10/20 (1:00pm CEST) - Selections 28 October - Registration from 30 October to 5 November

The qualified candidates are informed that the places available for the window IV are those remaining from the first, second and third window for a maximum total of 40 (Provv. Dirigenziale Prot. 195441 del 21/09/2020)