Applied Data Science – Master of Science in Engineering

From data to knowledge

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Exploiting data collections

The continuing trend towards the digitalization of work processes and the immense amount of data to be processed are subjects of current business practice. Companies have collected large amounts of data in recent years and are now faced with the challenge of exploiting these data collections and generating added value for their business areas. They are looking for qualified data scientists who can generate relevant information from large amounts of data and derive recommendations from the processed data.

A data scientist is expected to be familiar with the entire data value chain. Therefore, graduates of the Master of Science degree program have a practical as well as theoretical understanding in all of the following areas:

  • Data acquisition
  • Data transmission
  • Data storage
  • Data evaluation
  • Data visualization
  • Legal and ethical frameworks

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4 Semesters

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FH-Prof. Dr. Markus Prossegger
Professor for Data Science

All facts about the study programme


  • Location: Campus Villach
  • Study places per year: 16
  • Duration: 4 semesters
  • Tuition fee: EUR 363.36 per semester + student union fee
  • ECTS-Credits: 120
  • Teaching language: English
  • Academic Degree: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc)

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