Data Science and AI for a Competitive Manufacturing, M.Sc. | EIT Manufacturing Master and Doctoral School | Lugano, Switzerland
24 months
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15000 EUR/year
8000 EUR/year
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About

The MSc in Data Science and AI for a Competitive Manufacturing from the EIT Manufacturing Master School designed to encompass a rich blend of manufacturing science and cutting-edge information and communication technology (ICT). This fusion equips students with a holistic understanding of how technology is transforming the field of manufacturing.

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Overview

The programme also includes a specialized track in Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

This double degree program mandates geographical mobility, requiring students to study at two European universities in different countries affiliated with EIT Manufacturing. Upon meeting all degree requirements, students receive two degrees: one from the entry university, another from the exit university, along with the EIT Label certificate. This means that you will study at two European universities in two different countries that have partnered with EIT Manufacturing Master School. 

Partner Universities:

  • University of Trento - Italy
  • University College Dublin (UCD) - Ireland
  • University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI) -  Switzerland
  • Ecole Centrale de Nantes -  France

Entry – Exit combination

Students can choose up to 3 preferred combinations (but do not choose the same entry or exit university in more than 2 preferred choices). 

Note: The allocation of combinations are subject to various criteria and we do not guarantee the preferred choice will be provided in the programme acceptance letter.

  • SUPSI - University of Trento
  • University of Trento - SUPSI
  • UCD - University of Trento
  • Ecole Centrale de Nantes - University of Trento
  • University of Trento - Ecole Centrale de Nantes 

This programme equips students with a multidisciplinary skill set that spans the spectrum of traditional manufacturing science to the latest advancements in ICT. They are not only well-versed in the principles of manufacturing but also proficient in applying technology to make production processes more efficient, sustainable, and adaptable. This broad knowledge base empowers graduates to address real-world challenges in manufacturing and contribute to the development of innovative solutions in an era of rapidly evolving technology.

The curriculum of this programme is thoughtfully designed to encompass a rich blend of manufacturing science and cutting-edge information and communication technology (ICT). This fusion equips students with a holistic understanding of how technology is transforming the field of manufacturing.

Studying at the EIT Manufacturing Master School

  • Merit-based scholarship and 2000 EUR mobility grant
  • Study in 2 universities in 2 EU countries
  • EIT Labelled double degree programmes
  • Thesis project in collaboration with a manufacturer
  • International experience with networking opportunities
  • Learning-by-doing approach with various company visits throughout the programme
  • Be a part of our diverse EIT Alumni community

Career opportunities

  • Graduates of this programme are well-prepared for a wide range of impactful career opportunities in various sectors, including manufacturing, technology, and business
  • Data Scientist in Manufacturing
  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Digital Manufacturing Specialist
  • Industrial Automation Engineer
  • Product Development Manager
  • Strategic Consultant
  • Entrepreneur
  • Supply Chain Analyst
  • Research and Development (R&D) Engineer
  • Sustainability Specialist
  • Project Manager
  • Quality Assurance Manager

All EIT Manufacturing Master degree programmes are Awarded by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), the EIT Label is a certificate of quality and excellence for educational programmes that are focused on innovation, entrepreneurship, creativity and leadership. EIT-labelled degrees encourage innovative pedagogies and incorporate mandatory mobility schemes for students.

Programme Structure

In the first year, students must complete 40-50 ECTS credits in technical courses and an additional 10-20 ECTS credits in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, totaling 60 ECTS credits. The subsequent year includes 10-20 ECTS credits in technical courses, another 10-20 ECTS credits in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and a substantial 30 ECTS credits dedicated to the Master’s thesis, resulting in a total of 60 ECTS credits

Students must obtain minimum of 120 ECTS credits combining both the years

Courses include:

  • Manufacturing Science
  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Virtual Prototyping
  • Service and Systems Engineering
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Mining

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Start date: 1 September

Application period: November - March

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have completed a Bachelor’s degree encompassing a minimum of 180 ECTS credits
  • B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Business Engineering, Management Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or Industrial Engineering or equivalent degrees
  • Degree Certificate/Diploma in its original language AND translated into English
  • Official and stamped transcript of records in original language and translated into English
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • A letter of motivation in which you prove your innovative potential
  • A colour copy of your either National ID
  • Proof of English proficiency: IELTS (>=6.5), TOEFL IBT (>=93), CAE (Grades A-C), CPE (grades A-C)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8000 EUR per year during 24 months.

EU: 8000€ per year

NON EU/EFTA: 15000€ per year

Living costs for Lugano

1516 - 2134 CHF /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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Scholarships Information

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Available Scholarships

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Independent provider
Grant
900 EUR
Deadline
09 Jun 2024
Italy Government Scholarship
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Italy Government
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1500 EUR
Deadline
15 Oct 2024
Haniel Scholarship
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1000000 INR
Deadline
Anytime
Education Future International Scholarship
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Education Future
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10252 EUR
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
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Independent provider
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10000 EUR
Deadline
13 Mar 2025
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5000 EUR
Deadline
14 May 2024
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3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
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1500 USD
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01 May 2024
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1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
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ServiceScape
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Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
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860 EUR
Deadline
01 May 2024
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Campus France
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Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
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U.S. government
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Various benefits
Deadline
24 May 2024
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Japan Gov’t/World Bank
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1800 EUR
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Campus France
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Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
10 Jun 2024
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Grant
1000 EUR
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
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1600 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
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Various benefits
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24 May 2024
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3000 USD
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30 Jun 2024
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Various benefits
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25000 USD
Deadline
14 Jun 2024
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90000 AUD
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3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
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12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
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10000 USD
Deadline
20 Aug 2024
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8000 EUR
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3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
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3000 USD
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3000 USD
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2000 USD
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31 Jul 2024
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2000 USD
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20 Aug 2024
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1500 USD
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