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Here's why you want to study Data Science at the UvA

Become an innovator

You’ll learn to look beyond standard solutions

Be part of a cutting-edge institute

Information Studies is part of the Informatics Institute

Combine several fields

You’ll learn aspects of computer science, as well as cognitive science, commerce, communications, management, philosophy, public policy, and social sciences

Data Science will suit you, if you...

  1. Translate scientific, societal and business challenges into data related solutions.
  2. Learn to explore and analyse data.
  3. Use your unique background for data science projects in various domains.
  4. Understand how to conduct, assess and evaluate data science projects.

Track list

Facts & Figures
Degree programme
MSc Information Studies
Regular study programme
Full-time, part-time
60 ECTS, 12 months
Language of instruction
Starts in
CROHO code
Science Park