Attention Prospective AY 2017-2018 Students: Please refer to educational program information on the Admissions webpage for information related to the next academic year.
A successful graduate of this educational track will
Be able to
Other core aspects of the program are the industry immersion and Entrepreneurship&Innovation components. All courses are taught in English. Skoltech offers a highly vibrant international education & research environment and a number of opportunities for students to visit foreign universities and international conferences.
Core courses of the Program
Entrepreneurship and Innovation component
It includes two courses, one of which is the Innovation Workshop – a trademark Skoltech course introducing newly enrolled students to the culture of entrepreneurship and technological innovation.
8-week full-time internship in one of Russian or foreign companies.
Elective courses and individual research projects
You choose elective courses that fit best your career plans.
Master thesis is the central part of the program. Skoltech Faculty & Research staff members offering Master projects in Data Science are: Mikhail Belyaev, Evgeny Burnaev, Mikhail Chertkov, Maxim Fedorov, Grigory Kabatianski, Stamatios Lefkimmatis, Viktor Lempitsky, Ivan Oseledets, Maxim Panov, Athanasios Polymeridis, Alexander Shapeev, Vladimir Spokoiny, Dzmitry Tsetserukou, Dmitry Yarotsky, Alexey Zaytsev and Andrii Zhugayevich.
They are affiliated with the Center for Computational Data-Intensive Science and Engineering as well as with other CREIs.
The program is accredited in the framework of the educational standard of Russian Federation 09.04.01 Computer Science and Engineering.
Students also have opportunity to enroll into the double-degree program with Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology.