Career prospects

Data-centric engineering provides a solid stepping-stone to a career in academia, government, industry, or finance, as well as entrepreneurial skills for establishing a start-up company.

The skills and competencies gained in the programme prepare you for continual learning and for the ongoing transition from software-intensive to data-intensive engineering work. Practical examples of our graduates' careers include the following:

  • various positions in artificial intelligence companies; for example, developing computer vision and virtual reality
  • enhancing the capability of medical imaging in medical engineering companies
  • working on modelling and simulation in industry R&D
  • different positions at universities and research institutes at all career levels from junior researchers to professors.

Lucrative start-up companies founded by our alumni contribute to

  • sawmill industry digitalisation
  • computer vision for industry
  • environmental monitoring.

Data-Centric Engineering

Master of Science in Technology

120 ECTS credits

2 years

Start date
August 2022


Tuition fees and scholarships
EUR 13 500 Non-EU/EEA students
Scholarships available

Academic unit
LUT School of Engineering Science


Rolling admission
1 November 2021 − 31 May 2022 at 15:00 (UTC+3)

Regular admission
1 December 2021 − 19 January 2022 at 15:00 (UTC+2)

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