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Data Science and Business Analytics

Data Scientist: A job with a future

Here you will learn to use the potential of data, to convert it in order to enable innovations. Data science enables huge amounts of unstructured data to be processed and questions to be answered. Big data, artificial intelligence and machine learning play a major role in this. In the course of study, you will also specialize by choosing one of 5 areas of specialization: Production, Media, Health, Safety and Marketing.

Data is essential to address many challenges and is necessary for progress. As a data specialist, you are an extremely sought-after specialist in almost all industries - from healthcare to marketing to industry. You help shape current developments!

Your career prospects

The course is interlinked with research: Data Science is one of the key areas at the Institute for IT Security. The focus is on the interface between data science and IT security. It is important to bring data protection and data utility under one roof. As an “enabler”, data science also supports research into new methods to increase security.

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“The new“ Data Science and Business Analytics ”course covers a major gap in the Austrian training landscape. Experts in the field of data science are currently more sought after than ever. "

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Andreas Holzinger

Medical University Graz and Graz University of Technology

“Data science is the science of the future and was already named in 2012 by Harvard University as the“ sexiest job of the 21st century ”. The structure and the content of the lessons convinced me to study Data Science and Business Analytics. "

Christoph Lintner

Student Data Science and Business Analytics

“For us, big data, deep learning and AI are promising topics that need a strong partner in the training and further education of employees and future cooperation partners. We are relying on the new training program of the St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences in order to be able to better develop a promising market and to be able to make excellent use of the skills of the University of Applied Sciences. "

Dipl. Ing. Mag. Günther Tschabuschnig

CIO / Head of IT, Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics - ZAMG

“Modern data analysis techniques and current topics such as artificial intelligence are just a few of the many contents of the Data Science and Business Analytics course. This results in a broad professional field in which I can realize my interests. "

Jacqueline Schmatz

Data Science and Business Analytics student

“The collaboration with the St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences was extremely informative. The professional visualizations have brought a different perspective on our data and we will put many findings into practice. We like to work together again! "

Mag. Marion Boda, MBA

Managing Director Niederösterreich-Card GmbH