Master Degree Program in Data Science and Advanced Analytics

The Master degree Program in Data Science and Advanced Analytics is aimed at analytical oriented people wishing to meet the challenges of modern technology by solving new and challenging problems, who like to turn data into knowledge and aspire to develop a career in a field with huge potential for growth and with great demand worldwide.

The best students of the 1st year of this program will be invited for a 6 month paid internship, to be held during the 2nd year, in one of the program's partner institutions (Accenture, Ocidental Grupo, SAS, Millennium BCP, Rebis Consulting, NOVA IMS and Tranquilidade).

The master program lasts four semesters: two semesters of the curricular component and two semesters for the development of a dissertation, work project or internship. The classes (1st and 2nd semesters of the program) will start in September 2018, ending in June 2019 on a working hours schedule, 2 to 3 times a week.

The course units of the first year in the 2018-2019 intake are:

  • Big Data
  • Data Visualization
  • Machine learning
  • Text Mining
  • Computational intelligence for optimization
  • Deep Learning
  • Statistics for data science
  • Data Mining
  • Introduction to programming
  • Storing and retrieving data

For detailed information about the study plan, please click here.

The applications are submitted online in NOVA IMS' Applications Portal, from February 1st to March 15th of 2018. The tuition fee is €6.000 (for the 2 years) and there are special discounts as well as forms of payment. For more information about admissions and fees, please click here.