|European master set up by a Consortium composed of six universities:
Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris 6
Université Lumière Lyon 2
Polytech’Nantes - École d'Ingénieurs de l'Université de Nantes
Universitatea Politehnica din Bucuresti
Università degli Studi del Piemonte Orientale “Amedeo Avogadro”
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya - Barcelona Tech
|Orientation||High excellence master, research and professional oriented.|
|Duration||2 academic years|
|Deadline of pre-registratrion||January for students who request scholarship.
June for students who do not request scholarship.
(See the Web Master for exact dates of admission)
|Entry places||Entry places 26|
|Study load||120 ECTS|
|Recipients||The Master in DMKM is aimed at students from all over the world. Candidates must have a Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in the fields of Informatics, Mathematics
or Statistics, as well as a good level of English (TOEFL 550 or equivalent). Admission is granted on the basis of a unique and pre-established selection procedure. Candidates will be selected based on their academic profile, their motivations and their personal project.
The sheer amount of numerical data, textual documents, images, video, Web sites available today is overwhelming, and cannot satisfy, per se, the emerging knowledge society. It is indeed necessary to extract, from this wealth of information, the knowledge hidden inside. Only this ability could guarantee a better future to the individuals and the society, as well as a sustainable economic development and competitiveness.To locate useful information, to transform it into actionable knowledge, and to manage its use for decision-making can be accomplished through the exploitation of methodologies and tools of Data Mining and Knowledge Management (DMKM). Notwithstanding the availability on the market and in academic environments of advanced solutions and systems, DMKM still calls for further research and developments to face new important challenges. In particular, some hot issues are still to be tackled, such as the following ones:
In addition to the scholarships fundend by the EU, the Consortium adds the following ones: