The training program will be held at Department of Engineering, University of Perugia.

Call for sign up

The course will starts in 2016/2017 academic year; the selection dates for admission to the master will be announced shortly.

Official language

All lectures will be delivered in English.

Training Path

The academic program includes:

Matters Credits
Fundamentals of Computer Science 2
Fundamentals of Stochastic Signals 2
Big data Processing and Tools 4
Business Intelligence 3
Cloud Computing 4
Data Science Tools 8
Networking and Data Security 4
Data Mining and Machine Learning 6
Visual Analytics 5
Comunication and Presentation Skills 3
Data-driven Marketing 3
Seminars Credits
Agile Project Management 0,5
Industrial Processes and Quality Standards 1
Entrepreneurship and Leadership 0,5
Ethical and Social Innovation 0,5
Social Media Strategy 1
Finance Seminar 0,5
Energy & Utilities Seminar 0,5
Telco Seminar 0,5
Social & Media Seminar 0,5
Industry/Manufacturing Seminar 0,5
Traineeship 9
Final test 6


During the Master in Data Science, students will have the opportunity to participate in the activity of internship / traineeship curricular in companies, such as:

Engineering, Ingegneria Informatica S.p.A. , is a group that includes eleven operating companies in the systems integration industry and offer extensive network along the entire software value chain, including design, development, outsourcing services, products and proprietary vertical solutions, consulting in information technology and strategic. The company includes about 8,200 employees, distributed on 40 locations throughout Italy, while the group is also strong with a direct commercial presence in European countries such as Ireland and Belgium, and non-EU such as Brazil.

IBM Italy S.p.A. is an innovative company at the service of companies and institutions around the world. IBM builds and implements plans for innovation with its customers and continually perfects the product portfolio to transfer their real business value, holding for 23 years the largest number of patents in the USA. IBM is targeting customers with an offer in which the hardware, software and services are harmonized in the wider concept of solution

Classes structure

The number of participants ranges from a minimum of 10 people to a maximum of 30.

Admission Requirements

For graduates of the Master of the graduating classes of Industrial and Information Engineering, Computer Engineering, the areas of Mathematics, Physics, and Statistics registration is automatic. For holders of degrees in other classes, the Board of Directors, through an assessment interview and guidance, will have to ascertain the suitability of the candidate's profile and establish the eligibility of the same to the master.


After completing the course, candidates in line with required formalities, will take a final exam to complete the program and to receive the Master Certificate in Data Scientist.


The tuition fee is 3000 Euro.