Master in Computer Science - Data Scientist (Campus in Dąbrowa Górnicza)

Type of program: Graduate
Duration: 2 years (4 semesters), 120 ECTS
Language of instruction: English
Degree awarded: Master of science
Admission fee (non-refundable): 200.00 EUR
The final price depends on the promotions applicable to specific countries and will be stated after the completion of the initial pre-screening interview.

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Tuition fee sem from: 699.00 EUR per semester


Study program overview

You will learn programming languages (R, Phyton) You will learn what Machine learning and Deep learning You will learn data mining methods You will be able to choose a solution to data mining problems and analyse large data sets During your studies, you will not only gain the competences of a Data Scientist specialist, but also meet interesting people from the IT industry - and perhaps even your future employer - thanks to numerous study visits and meetings with interns that we regularly organize during your studies. You will be able to apply the acquired knowledge in practice thanks to individual and group projects, workshops, trainings and hackathons, all together with the cooperation of the WSB University with industry-renowned companies such as Fujitsu, IBM, AWS or Microsoft will enable you to learn about the latest trends in the IT area. At the WSB University, we know how important technical skills combined with soft skills are today. We educate graduates who are ready to take on various challenges and are not afraid of them. Therefore, in addition to the subjects that shape typical engineering skills, we also took care of equipping graduates with competences that allow them to find themselves in the increasingly demanding labour market. Thanks to Design Thinking and Problem Based Learning workshops, you will learn to solve problems creatively, and classes related to the implementation of IT projects will prepare you for the real challenges faced by engineers working mainly with projects and design. And if you want, you have the opportunity to develop yourself further by participating in the F44 Red scientific club, which is very successful in international competitions (cybersecurity competitions being one of them).

Program curriculum:
Selected basic content: databases and data warehouses, advanced numerical methods, computer arithmetic and automation theory. Selected directional content: infrastructure and cloud services, integrated management systems, design and modeling of IT systems using UML. Content within the specialization: mathematical statistics and R language, data visualization, Python language in data processing and internet data mining, introduction to data mining methods, practical aspects of data preparation, decision support systems, bio-inspired methods and algorithms, machine learning and deep learning, image and sound processing and recognition algorithms. Our study program is regularly consulted with representatives of the business environment - including employers of the largest companies in the IT industry, so you can be sure that after graduating from our program, you will gain knowledge, skills and competences that are a guarantee of success in todays the labour market. We also regularly ask students of last semesters and our graduates what they specifically liked and disliked about the study program. Through such activities, we not only adjust the didactic offer to the needs of our students, but also give them a real influence and participation in shaping the program. These activities bring noticeable results, as the engineering study program for the IT major has received the prestigious accreditation of the Accreditation Committee of Technical Universities (KAUT), and the EUR-ACE Label - an international quality certificate awarded to them. We are the second private university in the country that managed to obtain KAUT and EUR-ACE certificates. The accreditation is received for the longest possible period, i.e. 5 years (until February 2026) - which confirms that studying Computer Science at the WSB University is the best possible choice for you.
Career opportunities
At the WSB University, we understand that all acquired knowledge should go hand in hand with practice. That is why over 80% of our IT teachers have practical experience! You will be taught by certified experts, such as Cisco, Amazon Web Services or Microsoft. Thanks to them, after your studies you will obtain industry-recognized certificates, such as AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner. We work with the best - lectures, exercises, trainings and workshops are conducted by representatives of companies such as Microsoft, Fujitsu, IBM, Netology, CloudTeam, VRTechnology and many others. During our meetings with practitioners, you will be able to personally meet and talk to interesting people and experts who will talk about their work with passion.
Language requirements
No language proficiency certificate is required, however intermediate command of English (B2) according to Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) is required. Applicants command of English will be assessed in the course of a Skype interview and internal test of English conducted online.
Admission documents
Admission documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Polish.

1. Scan of your bachelor diploma including the transcript of records along with the official translation into English or Polish language with legalization* (or apostille**)

2. Scan of your international passport page with your photo and personal data

3. One personal photograph in jpg format along with one photograh in paper version

4. Accident insurance policy covering the period of your education in Poland

5. Confirmation of payment of tuition fee

You can send the following documents as scanned copies upon admission.

You must bring the original admission documents along with you when you finally arrive to the university.

*Legalisation of foreign documents of education (secondary school leaving certificate and higher education diploma) – it is a formal verification of their authenticity. If a country in which a given document was issued is not party to the Hague Convention, the documents legalisation remains the responsibility of a Polish consular office in that country.

If you are a holder of documents issued in any of the countries mentioned below, you should legalise them in the Polish consular office appropriate for that particular country:

Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Brazil, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China (excluding Special Administrative Regions of: Hong Kong, Macao), Congo, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mauritania, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Singapore, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

The list of Polands missions abroad is available at: www.msz.gov.pl/en.

If your country has not been mentioned above please:

- check the list of countries – parties to the Hague Convention (mentioned below), or - contact us at international@wsb.edu.pl – we will provide you information step by step what you should do to legalise your documents.

**Apostille: If a country in which a given document was issued is a party to the Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation for Foreign Public Documents, concluded in The Hague, 5 October 1961, the documents legalisation is replaced by an Apostille certificate attached to it.

If you are a holder of documents issued in any of the countries mentioned below you should provide them to the one of the institutions authorised to issue the Apostille:

Albania, Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cape Verde, China (Special Administrative Regions of: Hong Kong, Macao), Colombia, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Grenada, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Korea (Republic of Korea), Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lesotho, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malawi, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niue, Norway, Oman, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Russian Federation, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Serbia, Seychelles, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States of America, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela.

The list of all countries – parties to the Convention and the data of the institutions authorised to issue the Apostille is available here:

http://www.hcch.net/index_en.php?act=conventions.authorities&cid=41

Projekt finansowany przez Narodową Agencję Wymiany Akademickiej w ramach Programu Nowoczesna Promocja Zagraniczna
The project is financed by the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange