Master of Science in Data Science

Innopolis University

Program Description

Master of Science in Data Science

Innopolis University

The program is designed for those who want to learn state of the art techniques to analyze problems in big data/data science area.

During the program, students are offered with 6 core courses to complete and various elective courses which will broaden knowledge and application areas. Most of the courses are designed with projects which enable students to apply algorithms to real-world datasets.

With a successful completion of the program, students are expected to become a data science specialist who can preprocess datasets, apply algorithms, analyze results and visualize/report outcomes.

Core Courses

  • Advanced Statistics
  • Advanced Information Retrieval
  • Optimization
  • Randomized algorithms
  • Advanced machine learning
  • Security of Data

Acquired skills and knowledge

  • Define problems with presented data, design appropriate models and evaluate the validity of the model.
  • Present data in meaningful ways, test for relationships within data, test hypotheses and carry out modeling techniques.
  • Identify data needed, the appropriate instruments needed to collect the data and the means of analysis necessary to carry out the study.
  • Function as a successful practitioner in applied fields related to data science.
  • Apply communication and project management skills to computing situations that involve organizational professional, ethical, legal, security, and social considerations.

Job prospects

Our graduates have the skills able to help them in their career and quickly become:

  • Data Scientist
  • Analyst
  • Consultant
  • IT-professional, project leader with a potential become a tech.leader fast way.


2 years


Selection Criteria

  • Minimum of 3.5 overall GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Practical experience in the relevant field
  • Strong background in mathematics and programming
  • Calculus, Data Structures & Algorithms, Linear Algebra, Probability, Intermediate
  • Statistics, Computer Programming
  • English proficiency test
  • Psychological stability

To be enrolled in this program, it is mandatory to provide legalized and nostrificated diploma of higher education (Bachelor’s), translated into Russian and authenticated


Based on the election results, students receive educational grants, covering 100% of the tuition fee and monthly allowance

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated April 3, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
2 years
Full time
Russia - Kazan, Tatarstan
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Russia - Kazan, Tatarstan
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