Data Science, M.Sc. | EURECOM - Graduate school and Research center in Digital Science | Sophia Antipolis, France
24 months
6000 EUR/year
3000 EUR/year
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The "Big Data" phenomenon is rooted in the field of data science and engineering, which aims at developing both computer and mathematical tools for data storage,processing and analytics. The Data Science and Engineering programme is offered by EURECOM - Graduate school and Research center in Digital Science.

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An increasing volume of data is daily produced by modern day industrial processes (in fields such as energy, intelligent transport systems, health, tourism and many others...), and fuelled by the rise of multimedia content being shared and the Internet of Things in our daily life. Artificial Intelligence is now empowering applications which requires large scale and smart processing of data to build accurate predictive models. Key Words: Big Data, Data Science , Machine Learning, Data Mining, Deep Learning, Business Intelligence, Web Science, Artificial Intelligence


  • The Data Science and Engineering programme from EURECOM - Graduate school and Research center in Digital Science combines computer and statistical sciences to develop cutting-edge and fundamental tools to efficiently address data processing problems 
  • Learn how to develop methods, algorithms and software capable to extract knowledge and insights out of huge masses of heterogonous data with several dimensions.
  • Provide a cohesive blend of technical classes in machine learning, data mining, information extraction and distributed systems coupled with fundamentals in Business, Innovation and Project Management to develop profiles which are highly valued by corporate


EURECOM teaches a Master's program ("Diplôme National de Master") in Data Science fully accredited by the French State. The teaching is done 100% in English.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Distributed Systems and Cloud Computing
  • Database Management System Implementation
  • Machine Learning and Intelligent System
  • Advanced topics in wireless communications
  • Awareness-raising to research
  • Security and privacy for Big Data and Cloud
  • Computer architecture

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

To be eligible, Candidates need

  • Bachelor's Degree (minimum 3 years of higher education) in a relevant field including undergraduate degrees in Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering and Physics;
  •  Strong foundations in Mathematics, Calculus (limits, derivatives, series, integrals, probability, statistics, etc.), Linear Algebra and Programming (e.g. R, Python, Java)
  • A certified B2 level in English. No requirement are needed in French as the program is fully taught in English. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Sophia Antipolis

640 - 950 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


EURECOM grant a limited number of scholarships in the form of a partial tuition fee waiver to highly ranked students from renowned universities.

This scholarship is worth 4.000 EUROS

Students should mention they wish to apply to this scholarship fulfilling the following questionnaire:

EURECOM’s scholarship will be granted by each monthly admission commission.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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