Data Science

Data Science (M.Sc.)

The Master’s degree program in data science is a great way to become a true expert in the world of data analysis and processing. In this degree program, you will learn the latest technologies and methods to model and analyze large amounts of data and furthermore gain insights that are critical in many use cases.

In your studies, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of data analytics, artificial intelligence, machine learning and statistics. You will learn how to create complex data models and apply them to different use cases.

What is the degree program about?

Data science has become a revolutionary technology that everyone seems to talk about. It is becoming a key concept for large private businesses, public institutions and research. While it is not easy to define it in a few words, data science deals with the methods and tools needed to analyze data and draw actionable conclusions from the results gained in the process. These methods and tools, which cover big data and their analysis, data modeling, machine learning, and simulation methods, are located mainly at the intersection of the subjects mathematics and computer science. Consequently, this new Master’s program at Friedrich-Alexander Universität is taught jointly by lecturers from these fields.

This program uses dynamic learning methodologies to ensure our students stand out in today’s competitive job market. Students will enjoy a wide variety of long-lasting benefits:

  • Hands-on teaching methodology.
  • A world-class institution.
  • Individual, interest-based curriculum.

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