Data Science: Business and Governance

Data Science: Business and Governance

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Start Date

End Date

Program Duration

12 Months

Application Deadline

Expired

Type

Master's programs

Study Options

Full Time

Fees

Regular fees: 2143 EUR

International Fees : 14600 EUR

Funding Options

The number of scholarships is limited and mainly targeted at students with excellent study results. Visit website for more info

Meet the growing need for employees with analytical data science skills, as well as applicable knowledge regarding the business and governance aspects. You will gain expertise in the area of data analysis and data mining, but also in economic, management, and legal perspectives on big data.

Program and courses

The Data Science: Business and Governance track of the MSc Communication and Information sciences provides a combination of courses in methods of analysis, economics and management, as well as legal, and ethical perspectives on big data that is unique in Europe.

  • Become a 'linking pin' between programmers and higher management to advise on
    - how to collect, analyze, interpret and visualize data.
    - how to use big data analyses to generate new business opportunities.
    - how to make sure that data science applications comply ethics, regulations, and laws.
  • A well-balanced mixture of theoretical and practical (elective) courses. You will work with fellow students on real-world 'Data Challenges', guided by experts in their fields.

Typical courses are:

  • Analytics for Business and Governance
  • Data Science Regulation and Law
  • Data Processing
  • Statistical Programming with R

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Career prospects

Data Science: Business and Governance graduates will have expertise in the area of data analysis and data mining, but also in the economic, management, and legal perspectives on big data. With these skills you are well equipped to advise on how to collect, manage, analyze, and interpret data; as well as on how to maximally benefit from the data available in compliance with laws and regulations.

Graduates work or start for example as:

  • Data Scientist at ABN Amro Bank N.V.
  • Data Science & Business Intelligence Consultant at Incentro
  • Data Scientist at Eneco

Alumni facts

  • Average number of months until first paid job: 2.5 
  • Finds a job within 6 months after graduation: 89%
  • Gross monthly income one year after graduation: EUR 2,310

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Posted on

Start Date

End Date

Program Duration

12 Months

Application Deadline

Expired

Type

Master's programs

Study Options

Full Time

Fees

Regular fees: 2143 EUR

International Fees : 14600 EUR

Funding Options

The number of scholarships is limited and mainly targeted at students with excellent study results. Visit website for more info

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