About summer school

Lviv Data Science Summer School is an educational initiative from Applied Sciences Department of the Ukrainian Catholic University. The Summer School participants – undergraduates, PhD students, young professionals – studies state-of-the-art methods and tools of Data Science, Machine Learning, Business Analytics. The school is oriented towards the basic level of participants’ knowledge. 

This year school dates are July 12-25. 


Study program

The goal of the Summer School is to give the practice-oriented knowledge in the field of Data Science. The school’s program will incorporate three following stages. During the first stage participants will attend introductory courses that would make them familiar with the main theme of the school. During the second stage the students will be involved in several elective practice-oriented courses. 

The third stage will be substantially dedicated to working on the projects. The project topics will be provided by the supervisors: school’s lecturers, representatives of IT companies, and other partner organizations. The project work during several days means implementation and approbation of the previously obtained knowledge and skills. The project teams will present their results publicly at the end of the school.

Application is closed


Tentative Course list


The scientists from well-known universities and the leading specialists of the Ukrainian and world’s companies will teach at the summer school.


Dr. Rostyslav Hryniv

at Ukrainian Catholic Univeristy, Lviv

Mittul Singh

Mittul Singh

Doctoral researcher
at Saarbruecken, Germany

Dr. Bruno Gonçalves

Data Scientist
at New York University Center for Data Science

Dr. Anastasios Noulas

A Moore-Sloan Fellow
at New York University Center for Data Science

Dmytro Fishman

PhD student in the field of Bioinformatics
at the University of Tartu, Estonia

Dr. Dmytro Karamshuk

Senior Data Scientist
at Skyscanner

Андрій Газін

Andriy Gazin

Data Visualization Specialist

Andrii Lyubonko

Senior Engineer
at Samsung R&D Institute Ukraine

Ievgen Terpil

Data scientist
at YouScan, Ukraine

Liubomyr Bregman

Liubomyr Bregman

Senior Consultant specialized in Data Analysis
at PwC Prague, Czech Republic

Richard Bobek

Data scientist
at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Czech Republic

Oren Sar Shalom

Research staff member
at IBM Research

Veronika Yurchuk

Veronika Yurchuk

Machine Learning Researcher
at Ring Labs Kyiv


Igor Koval

PhD student
at Pitié-Salpétrière Hospital, Paris


Oleksandr Ruppelt

Data enthusiast
at Ciklum / Ukraine Data Science Club


Vitalii Radchenko

Data Science Intern
at Ciklum


Participation fees

The participation fees are presented in the table below. Please notice the application deadlines. The participation fee doesn’t include accommodation or meals.

Ukrainian students and PhD students 3 800 UAH 4 500 UAH
Other participants from Ukraine 5 500 UAH 6 700 UAH
International participants * 300 EURO 400 EURO

*) The fee for the participants who apply for a DAAD scholarship (see below) is 400 UERO. And the deadline is May 15 (no early deadlines here).

Discounts and scholarships

School organizers provide fee discounts for:

  • students from the Ukrainian universities
  • students from the German universities under the partnership with DAAD

More information can be found on the “Discounts & scholarships” webpage.



Eligible applicants should be familiar with algebra, linear algebra, basics of probability theory, basics of Python programming. Detailed knowledge prerequisites together with the recommendations for the individual preparation can be found on the “Terms of service” webpage under the Prerequisites section.


Application process

Before applying for the summer school one should become familiar with the terms of service, application rules, fee payment procedure, study schedule, certificate issuance, accommodation resources. Please, follow the “Terms of service” webpage to read more.


Application is closed


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