M.Sc. On Campus

Data Science for Management

University of Catania

24 months
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The graduates of the Data Science for Management course at University of Catania will develop a specifically quantitative attitude to the analysis of scientific, economic, managerial, social and health phenomena. 


They will be able to work in interdisciplinary teams and discuss the results of data analysis with the end-users. They will be fully aware of the ethical principles involved in the collection, storage and use of personal data and information. A specific training function, during the Data Science for Management Course at University of Catania, will address opportunities of collaboration and mentoring in companies or, more generally, in institutions and organizations, where data collection and analysis has a crucial role.

With its interdisciplinary vocation, the course aims to develop an in-depth knowledge with regards to:

  • structured and unstructured data collection, processing, compression, filing, security;
  • the most common programming languages for data analysis;
  • statistical learning and statistical analysis of data;
  • machine learning, neural computing and deep learning;
  • database design, also with reference the special features of "Big Data".

Programme Structure

Graduates will be able to:

  • actively communicate with experts in various fields by providing focused and competent data analysis for every application, such as in scientific, technological or business fields;
  • design processes of collection, clearing, filing and efficient, safe use of data; also with reference to “Big Data”;
  • correctly and accurately communicate results of data analysis performed by means of advanced tools, such as programming languages, graphic and interactive platforms.

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.

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • enhance international activities communication through a more attractive web site and the creation of university of Catania profile in the most important social networks;
  • increase the educational offer in English language, thanks to the activation of new courses and the creation of “course packages”, useful for incoming students in the creation of their learning agreements;
  • reinforce English language courses in all degree courses in order to boost students’ linguistic competencies and let them be more competitive within the international job market;
  • enlarge the number of agreements with European countries and in particular with France, United Kingdom, Germany and North European countries;

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Catania

600 - 850 EUR /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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