Master On Campus

Data Science

Luleå University of Technology

24 months
27893 EUR/year
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Being a student at the Master Programme in Data Science at Luleå University of Technology means engaging in an active search for knowledge, problem solving, and critical analysis based on a scientific approach. You will learn how to manage and analyze big data, as you will have a combination of knowledge and skills in data science.


This Data Science programme at Luleå University of Technology aims at developing your statistical, decisional, and analytical skills. It also equips you with hands-on skills in order to solve business problems, be innovative, support digitalization, and monetization. The objective is to prepare candidates to become data scientists and analysts ready to pursuing careers in both private and public sectors. It also offers “tailor-made form of education” via its flexibility and blended offering of in-class and online. Lastly, the program will act as a forum to link us to our industrial as well as academic partners in Sweden and European-wide.

Learning outcomes

In this programme, students learn business intelligence, advanced data mining, data visualization, predictive analytics and data science programming. During the first round of courses, the students learn business intelligence and advanced data mining. During the second round, text analytics and visualization techniques. In the third, students learn predictive analytics and data science programming language and finally, they write their thesis on a data science topic. The programme equips students with knowledge and hands-on skills, with focus on supporting the decision making process in organizations. The educational methods vary between individual study, labs, group work, projects, case studies, seminars, and lectures.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Data Mining
  • Business Intelligence
  • Data Visualization
  • Thesis in Data Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of a basic engineering program or a Bachelor´s degree with a minimum of 180 ECTS in the areas of systems science, computer science, computer engineering, information systems or equivalent. The degree shall include courses in programming and databases with a minimum of 7,5 ECTS each.

Tuition Fee

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280,000 SEK

Living costs for Luleå

6830 - 11280 SEK /month
Living costs

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