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Program and courses Data Science: Business and Governance

A combination of basic programming skills for data science applications together with economic, management, legal, ethical and methodological perspectives on big data.

Program structure

This one-year program consists of 60 credits (ECTS):

  • 4 core courses (24 ECTS in total)
  • 2 research skills modules (6 ECTS in total)
  • 2 elective courses (12 ECTS in total)
  • Master’s thesis (18 ECTS)

You can start in either end of August or end of January.

Program content

Core courses
Research skills modules
Elective courses
Master’s thesis / Data Science in Action

Data Science: Business and Governance in short

A combination of basic programming skills for data science applications together with economic, management, legal, ethical and methodological perspectives on big data.

  • Ideal program for students with various professional and educational backgrounds who want to change their career perspectives.
  • International classroom with students from various nationalities, and academic backgrounds.
  • A well-balanced mixture of theoretical and practical (elective) courses. You will work with fellow students on real-world 'Data Challenges'.

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