Introduction to Machine Learning, 5 credits

Academic year 2023/2024

  • Spring 2024, 33%, Campus

    Start date: 15 January 2024

    End date: 17 March 2024

    Application deadline: 16 October 2023

    Application code: UU-61027 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)

    Registration: 15 December 2023 – 22 January 2024

Entry requirements: 60 credits of which 15 credits in mathematics including Probability and Statistics DV and Linear Algebra and Geometry I, and 30 credits in computer science including a second course in programming and an introduction to scientific computing or numerical methods.


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 10,833

Tuition fee, total: SEK 10,833

About the course

This is a practical introduction to machine learning: its terminology, an overview of basic supervised and unsupervised methods (for example, regression, classification trees, an introduction to neural networks and deep learning, and clustering), use of established tools for machine learning and practical aspects such as dimensionality reduction and cross-validation.

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