About Center MAST


Center for Machine Learning, Data Analysis and Statistics (MAST) was established in July 2021 as a joint project of the European University and Yandex.

MAST implements the methods of machine learning and data analysis to the humanities and social sciences.


Main Activities of the Center

  • Development

We create useful tools, libraries for Python and R and databases adapted for the needs of researchers in different areas of social science and humanities.

  • Education

We provide technical supervision and internships for students from different programs: PANDAN (EUSP), Computer Science Center, St. Petersburg State University, HSE and ITMO.

  • Research 

Our multidisciplinary teams carry out social studies using methods of natural language processing and computer vision.

  •  Cultural and Educational Events 

We organize open lectures, seminars, conferences, schools and hackathons.



Independent not-for-profit educational organization of higher education “European University at St. Petersburg”

6/1A Gagarinskaya st.,

St. Petersburg 191187 Russia

Tel.: +7 (812) 386 7637

Fax: +7 (812) 386 7639