24 months
2686 EUR/year
2464 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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This international Data, Culture and Visualization program at ITMO University addresses the growing demand for researchers, analysts, mapmakers, designers, usability experts, and other data professionals both in Russia and abroad.

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 Drawing on the International Digital Humanities Research Lab’s and Machine Learning Lab’s strengths in the field of data analysis and visualization, the program trains students for managing the full lifecycle of cultural data, from data acquisition and storage to statistical analysis, interpretation, and dissemination of data artifacts through visual and narrative means. The program trains highly-qualified data professionals with strong statistical and technical skills and competencies in research, communication, and design.

Career Options: 

The Data, Culture and Visualization  program at ITMO University  graduates will develop all the knowledge and skills necessary for successful work in the academic and research sector, social media management, analytics, website, CRM and metrics management, digital advertising, market research, and marketing, as well as in cultural heritage management and other creative industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Data Culture 
  • Basics of Web Development 
  • Data Visualization 
  • Product Management 
  • Programming Languages 
  • Creative Technologies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Please note that obtaining an invitation and a visa will take at least a month. We ask you to apply for the Master’s program before July 15, in order to take the entrance exams and receive your documents in due time.


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  Bachelor’s degree in the field of social science, humanities, computational science or equivalent, with excellent/good grades; CV & motivation letter; 
  • Upper-intermediate level of English (B2 according to CEFR)
  • The applicants are required to pass entrance examination successfully

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2686 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2686 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    2464 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2464 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 222,000 rubles for Russian students

  • 242,000 rubles for international students

Living costs for Saint Petersburg

34733 - 58700 RUB /month
Living costs

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


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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