Our Bachelor programme took the #1 spot in Artificial Intelligence in the Keuzegids ratings - and we’re celebrating! Don’t miss your chance to grab a sweet treat in your next class!
Founded in 1992 as part of the Faculty of Humanities and Sciences, today the Department of Data Science and Knowledge Engineering (DKE) broadly covers Knowledge Engineering in research and teaching. DKE comprises three internationally respected research groups, having their focus on “Robotics, Agents and Interaction”, “Networks and Strategic Optimization”, and “Biomathematics and Bioinformatics”.
6211 LH Maastricht
Department of Data Science & Knowledge Engineering
P.O. Box 616
6200 MD Maastricht
Education programs currently offered by DKE are Data Science and Knowledge Engineering (bachelor), Artificial Intelligence and Data Science for Decision Making (both master programmes). DKE’s Bachelor Data Science and Knowledge Engineering has been ranked no.1 and is awarded the seal of Top Quality Programme by Keuzegids Hoger Onderwijs for three consecutive years. With respect to both research and teaching DKE is engaged in various national and international cooperations.
Knowledge is the central factor in modern society.
The research in the Department of Data Science and Knowledge Engineering (DKE) is organized in three research groups: "BioMathematics and BioInformatics" (BMI), "Robots, Agents and Interaction" (RAI) and "Networks and Strategic Optimization" (NSO).
KnowledgeEngineering @ work (KE @ work) offer ambitious students the possibility to gain work experience during their bachelor study.
I’ve always liked math, and when I am in a computer science class, I try to see the math behind things.
Maastricht University placed #201-250 out of 1000 universities worldwide in the 2018 Times Higher Education Computer Science subject ranking
UM researcher Rico Möckel (DKE) won with his intelligent robotic game devices.