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Data Science & Big Data


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Data Science & Big Data is, in short, the field that empowers that shadowy power that controls everything in your office and home. "Yes, come to the Data Science & Big Data side!", whispers the mysterious dark hooded IT guy. Ok, it isn’t that dramatic. Data Science & Big Data is one of the subfields of Computer Science & IT. What makes it stand out is its focus on Mathematics and Algorithmic Methods, in order to effectively solve data issues.

In simpler terms, the Data Science & Big Data graduate is the one who converts models, methods, tools and techniques, and data into information that can be understood by us, the average folk.

Data Science & Big Data students, following either Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees, can find careers in Engineering, Business or Applied Mathematics, as well as job titles like:

• Statistician
• Quantitative Analyst
• Decision Support
• Engineering Analyst

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