MA Data Science
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Maria Curie-Sklodowska University Faculty of Economics
Plac M. Skłodowskiej-Curie 5
20-031 Lublin, Poland
+48 537 51 71
Master of Arts (MA)
Full time studies
2 years / 4 semesters
APPLICATION AND ADMISSION DATES
Application Period: 1 st April- September 2021
Academic Year begins: 1 st October 2021
Academic year ends: 1 st July
The studies in Data Science at the UMCS Faculty of Economics are interdisciplinary. The course aims to provide students with comprehensive knowledge of economic system and IT technology.
During their studies students will develop skills needed in the work of an analyst (eg Analytical Project, Soft Skills and Communication Training, Business Simulation). The course is practical, ie to a large extent it is based on experience of business practitioners and problem solving related to business practice. The course program covers a three-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 of the course 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 (eg 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 International applicants.