Name of the programme

Data Science 


Faculty of Economics
Plac M. Skłodowskiej-Curie 5
20-031 Lublin
+48 537 5171

Degree awarded

Master of Arts (MA)

Mode of study

Full time

Duration of the programme

2 years/4 semesters

Language of instruction


ECTS points


Programme description

The studies in Data Science at the UMCS Faculty of Economics are interdisciplinary. The course aims to provide students with comprehensive knowledge of economic system and IT technology.

During their studies students will develop skills needed in the work of an analyst (e.g. Analytical Project, Soft Skills and Communication Training, Business Simulation). The course is practical, i.e. to a large extent it is based on experience of business practitioners and problem solving related to business practice. The course program covers a three-month work placement that allows students to gain professional practical experience during their studies. Students will be introduced, among others, to business simulations reflecting the dynamics of economic processes that will help them make decisions and observe results.  The program of the course draws on extensive use of online database available for students of the Faculty of Economics of UMCS. Download and see programme structure and description of core and elective courses.

A graduate of Data Science may find employment in a variety of industries and business entities (e.g. enterprises, banks insurance companies, research centers, marketing agencies and consulting firms) in the following positions: Business Analyst, Database Analyst, Financial Analyst, Business Operations Analyst, Market Research Analyst. The programme is dedicated mainly to foreigners. 

Tuition fee

2200 EUR (1st year), 2000 EUR (2nd year)

Application period

1st April - September 2021

Deadline for application

September 2021

Academic year begins

1st October 2021

Academic year ends

Beginning of July

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