M.Sc. On Campus Online Blended

Data Science

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

12 months
4800 EUR/year
1532 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Data Science from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" offers specialized training in current issues of Computer science in accordance with international, European and national criteria and requirements and needs of professionals in the field of data science.  


At Data Science from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" students acquire knowledge and skills in computer science such as data analytic methods, data organization and data administration, programming for data science and IoT, data integration, semantic data, data visualization, data analysis, data quality, business intelligent analysis, ect.

Students are constantly given the opportunity to complement their professional profile through participation in workshops and master classes for new technologies with experts from practice and development of leadership skills including virtual environments. During the training students will combine auditorium and extracurricular activities under guidance of leading Bulgarian and foreign lecturers.


Successful graduates can work effectively as data scientists, data analysts, database administrators, data integrators, database architects, data quality assurance, data engineers, software engineers, information management experts, experts in business intelligent analysis, manager at data centers and others.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Database Systems
  • Semantic Data
  • Data security Data Mining
  • Processing Mining
  • Cryptography
  • Distributed and Cloud Computing
  • Programming for Data Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines






On Campus, Blended, Online
  • Self-paced, Semi-structured
  • Regular mandatory meetings
  • Only feedback on assignments and exams, Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • an Application form addressed to the Rector of VFU with brief biographical data, the courses of study and the educational-and-qualification degree, which they are applying for
  • a copy of the document for completed secondary education, and of the appendix thereof with the grades, or a document issued by a competent authority for recognition of a degree of education.  
  • a document issued by a competent authority, certifying that the candidate is entitled to continue his/her education at the higher education institutions in the country where the secondary education was acquired
  • a document issued by a competent authority, certifying that the holder of the document has been enrolled as a student at a higher education institution
  • an academic transcript 
  • a medical certificate issued no earlier than one month before the date of applying.  
  • a document for proficiency in the language of teaching in the prospective course of study 
  • 6 colour photographs – 3,5/4,5 cm.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2400 EUR per semester during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1532 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 766 EUR per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Varna

714 - 1027 BGN /month
Living costs

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


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