24 months
6000 EUR/year
6000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Data Science programme from University of Zagreb combines computer science and statistics with the goal to solve exciting data-intensive problems in industry and science.


The Computing programme is focused on the computer as a universal information-processing machine, and methods of its application in various domains.

Computing - Data Science programme

The computing field at University of Zagreb includes theory, analysis and synthesis, design and construction, application and operation of computer systems. Students will gain competencies to solve advanced engineering problems, design complex systems, act as project leaders, and conduct research and development in data science.

Increasing amounts of data are collected in many areas generating a high demand for professional data scientists. Data science profile provides students with strong foundations in mathematics, statistical modelling, machine learning, and other knowledge required to work on data science applications such as analysis of massive data sets, complex systems, information and social networks, knowledge discovery, business analytics, signal processing, natural language processing, bioinformatics, computer vision, big data, deep learning, financial series analysis, and high-performance computing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Machine Learning
  • Circular Economy
  • Environmental Sustainability and Climate Change Mitigation
  • Multivariate Data Analysis
  • Business Intelligence

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.

Student insurance

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Certificate of citizenship/passport photocopy
  • Original Certificate of completed an appropriate bachelor or integrated study with a workload equivalent to that of 180 ECTS or higher along with an official translation into English or Croatian (if issued in a different language to these)
  • Original Transcript of grades for all years of the previous level of education (bachelor or integrated study) along with official translations into English or Croatian (if issued in a different language to these)
  • Proof of knowledge of the English language
  • Curriculum Vitae in the English language
  • Motivation letter in the English language.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 EUR per year during 24 months.

The annual tuition fee for our master study programmes is 45,000 HRK (approximately 6,000 EUR). 

Living costs for Zagreb

3989 - 6131 HRK /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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