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We live in an age of digital revolutions, led by cloud and mobile technologies that generate staggering volumes of data. According to Statistica the world streams hundreds of thousands of hours of video, sends millions of messages, and places tens of thousands of online orders every minute.

Now in the pandemic era, more of us than ever before are dependent on apps and virtual services to learn, work, socialize, eat, relax, and connect.

The ability to make sense of this data, foresee commercial or socially valuable applications and communicate insights are fast becoming the world’s most sought after skills.

The Koç University Data Science graduate program provides the training, experience, and tools necessary to succeed in today’s data-driven workplace.

What will you gain from the MSc in Data Science at Koç University?

  • A foundation in computational science and machine learning
  • Options to specialize in advanced methods such as distributed systems, visual recognition, deep learning, neural networks, and many others
  • Flexibility to gain your degree online if required
  • An internationally competitive degree that is recognized by employers worldwide


Fall 2023 applications to MS Data Science Non-Thesis programs will be continue until 1 August, 2023. Applicants will be evaluated as of May and early applications will be given priority.

Programme structure

The non-thesis Master program is comprised of:

  • 30 credits
  • At least 10 courses
  • A term project course

Career opportunities

Here are some of the leading data science careers you can break into with a Master’s degree in Data Science:

  • Data Scientist
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Machine Learning Scientist
  • Applications Architect
  • Enterprise Architect
  • Data Architect
  • Infrastructure Architect
  • Data Engineer
  • Business Intelligence (BI) Developer
  • Statistician
  • Data Analyst
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