Master of Computer Science (MSc) - Data Science & Analytics

General

Program Description

Program objectives

The aim of this specialization is to combine computer and statistical sciences to develop top edge tools to efficiently deal with data processing (Big DATA), to learn how to develop methods, algorithms, and software that can extract value out of them. It provides also a combination of technical classes in data mining and distributed systems joined with essentials in business to prepare profiles who are highly valued by the professional market.

The DSA program is an opportunity for IT engineers and specialists to differentiate themselves and advance their knowledge in a field that will be paramount to the future of business.

Our Master of Computer Science graduate program is open to candidates holding a 4-year bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related fields. Students with a strong background in Engineering and a degree in business are also encouraged to apply for the Information Systems Management program. Candidates must also have strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities. Candidates should have the following documents translated into English or French in digital format to apply.

  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • Official university transcripts.
  • Certified copy of your Bachelor degree certificate.
  • Certified copy of your High School certificate.
  • 2 letters of recommendation.
  • Copy of passport.
  • TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS or Cambridge ESOLBULATS record results.

The admission process is fully automated and the application should be submitted online on our “Apply Online” page. The application will undergo three phases:

  1. Validation of your candidature;
  2. Conduction of a remote interview;
  3. Admission announcement.

The status of your application will be communicated to you by email during each phase of the procedure.

Last updated Jul 2019

About the School

Born in 1984, EPITA (from the French Ecole pour l'Informatique et les Techniques Avancées : School of Computer Science & Advanced Techniques) has been steadily gaining a reputation of excellence a ... Read More

Born in 1984, EPITA (from the French Ecole pour l'Informatique et les Techniques Avancées : School of Computer Science & Advanced Techniques) has been steadily gaining a reputation of excellence among multinational companies, which often recruit our students before the end of their studies. At EPITA, computing and information technologies are considered fundamental subjects and are always placed in the context of students' future managerial role and within the perspective of their position of responsibility. Scientific studies complement this training to broaden and complete the scientific culture vital to the future engineer. Read less