Data Science is the science of extracting knowledge and information from data and requires skills in both statistical and computer-based data analysis and data management. The Elite Graduate Program “Data Science” is an interdisciplinary program and is offered jointly by the Department of Statistics and the Institute of Informatics at LMU Munich.
The curriculum of the Elite Graduate Program “Data Science” is a modularised study program. Students learn statistical and computational methods for collecting, managing, and analysing large and complex data sets. The program also comprises courses on data security, data confidentiality, and data ethics.