Master of Science in Computer Science

University Of Genoa (Università Degli Studi Di Genova)

Program Description

Master of Science in Computer Science

University Of Genoa (Università Degli Studi Di Genova)

Summary

The Master of Science in Computer Science is centered on Data Science & Engineering.

The backbone of the program is constituted by three core units on advanced data management, machine learning, and high-performance computing. Leveraging on the expertise of our faculty, the rest of the program is organized in four tracks: Business Intelligence, Health & Life Sciences, Pervasive Computing, and Visual Computing.


Learning by doing

The program blends traditional classes with:

  • Labs activities and projects development, possibly in collaboration with the industry
  • Internship in the industry or in a research lab
  • seminars and short courses on selected topics


Career perspectives

Graduates qualify as senior data scientist, senior computer scientist, or pursue studies toward a PhD in Computer Science.


What you will learn

Advanced data management: Manage and organize a large amount of heterogeneous data

Machine learning: Extract information and new knowledge from data

High-performance computing: Develop algorithms for parallel and distributed computing

Data visualization: Visualize and make use of the information extracted from data

Security and privacy: Data protection and privacy

Internet of things: Data governance in the interconnected world

Business analytics: boost performances and enterprise planning with data

Visual computing: Process signals and infer knowledge from images and 3D data

Biomedical data science: Process signals and infer knowledge from biomedical data


Contents

Data as an opportunity

We are witnessing the acquisition of an unprecedented amount of digital data available to virtually all human endeavors. Technologies based on the intelligent use of these data will be increasingly pervasive and likely to lead to great changes in our everyday life.

The know-how and competence required to effectively manage and analyze data are pivotal in the development of technologies able to support experts in the process of decision making or to improve the quality of life by producing smarter and smarter systems or by delivering better services.


Data science and engineering

You will learn:

  • data modeling and knowledge extraction
  • heterogeneous, complex and noisy data analytics
  • how to interact with domain experts and understand their problems and demands


Quick facts

Degree type: Master of Science

Duration and credits: 2 Years / 120 CFU

Class: LM-18 Informatica

Admission: Free access

Sede: Genova

Teaching language: English

Teaching mode: Lectures

Taxes and fees: From 0 to 3000 euros per year. Find out if you are entitled to scholarships and exemptions

International partnerships: Student exchange

Head of the program: Alessandro Verri


Learn more here

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated August 31, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
- From free to 3000 euros per year. Contact us to find out if you are entitled to scholarships and exemptions.
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Locations
Italy - Genoa, Liguria
Start date : Sept. 2019
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Italy - Genoa, Liguria
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