Study Programmes Master in Data Science

Launch your career in Data Science

The Master in Data Science (MADS) at the University of Luxembourg provides students with the necessary mathematical and computer science skills to allow them to solve complex problems with data in different contexts.

The Programme at a glance – 120 ECTS

  • Duration:
    2 years / 4 sem
  • Languages:
  • Admissions:
    EU: 1 Feb 2023 – 28 Jul 2023
    Non-EU: 1 Feb 2023 – 30 Apr 2023
  • Fees:
    200€/ sem. (semester 1,2,3,4)
  • Format:


MADS provides high-level multidisciplinary training conducted by renowned research teams from Luxembourg and abroad. The course relies on theoretical and practical aspects, and also involves projects and workshops. MADS can be taken either as a two-year four-semester programme, or as a four-year part-time programme.

Two scholarships are currently offered for this Master programme: the Guillaume Dupaix International Scholarship and the Guardian Glass Scholarship .

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  • Addressing fundamental and practical aspects of Data Science

The program trains students in modern data management and processing techniques. It also provides the mathematical foundations upon which these techniques are built. As a result, students acquire not only a high-level education in current data science techniques but also sufficient scientific knowledge to adapt and further their training for future advancements in this field. Finally, the program offers students a diverse overview of the applications of data science, spanning the fields of life sciences, actuarial sciences, and economics among others.

  • Variety of skills

The graduates acquire a broad spectrum of skills with cross-disciplinary applications: data mining, data cleaning and processing, data visualisation, statistical modelling, database management, workflow organisation, machine and deep learning.


For any question regarding the Master in Data Science, please send your request to

  • Y. Baraud

    Yannick Baraud

    Study Programme Director
  • S.Marbehant

    Stéphanie Marbehant

    Study Programme Administrator