Machine Learning, Data Science and Artificial Intelligence – Computer, Communication and Information Sciences, Master of Science (Technology)

Study Programme Details
City: Otaniemi
Country: Finland
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey into the data-intensive realm of Machine Learning, Data Science, and Artificial Intelligence. This cutting-edge program at Aalto University is dedicated to unraveling some of the most pressing challenges of the 21st century. Whether it’s devising innovative solutions for climate change or delving into the causes of epidemics, this field plays a pivotal role in shaping our world.


Unlock the mysteries of intelligence and the evolution of learning in the 21st century. The “Macadamia” major at Aalto University delves into Machine Learning, Data Science, and Artificial Intelligence, offering a unique study environment for those eager to step out of their comfort zones. Beyond answering fundamental questions, this program confronts the challenges of our time. Whether contributing to climate change solutions or unraveling epidemic causes, artificial intelligence, data science, and machine learning are integral to the future.

Admission Requirements

  • The bachelor’s degree must be equivalent to 180 ECTS credits or three years of full-time study.
  • The degree must give eligibility to apply for master’s degree studies at university in the awarding country.
    IELTS Academic: overall score 6.5, and writing score 5.5.
  • TOEFL iBT (Internet-based Test): 92, and 22 for Writing
  • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE A): 62, and 54 for Writing
  • Major studies (60 ECTS)
  • Elective studies (30 ECTS)
  • Master’s thesis (30 ECTS)

For non-EU/EEA citizens, €15000/y

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the program can anticipate impactful career outcomes, contributing to the forefront of technological advancements. From pioneering machine learning applications to spearheading AI research, opportunities abound for those dedicated to shaping the future of data science and artificial intelligence.

Visa Requirements:

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