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Your Data Driven Summer

TUSS - Intro 2

Data Science is becoming more and more essential to find answers to the challenges of our era. To accelerate data science-based solutions, the Jheronimus Academy of Data Science (JADS) was formed. JADS is a unique concept in the Netherlands: At three different locations  - the JADS Marieburg campus in ‘s- Hertogenbosch, Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) and Tilburg University - Data Science can be studied, researched and applied at the highest level.

Course information

This course in short

  • Content:
    Over two weeks you take courses in five Data Science focus fields and at three different campuses. It’s a great introduction to the world of data science, and the multidisciplinary excellence of JADS.
  • Entry requirements:
    Bachelor students and students about to enter a Data Science Master program
  • Start date:
    Monday 9 July 2018
  • Duration | ECTS:
    2 weeks | 4 ECTS
  • Language of instruction:
  • School:
    Jheronimus Academy of Data Science
  • Course fee:

    Course fee: €1000

    • 10% early bird discount when registering before the 1st of March*
    • 10% discount for current Tilburg University students*
    • 10% discount for students from partner universities*

    *Combining discounts is not possible, discounts are not applicable for Language courses

Course aims

More information about the course aims will follow soon.

Course content

Your Data Driven Summer introduces you to five key Focus Fields:

  • Data Science & Entrepreneurship
    These courses focus on Data Science and its application in business. Special attention is given to entrepreneurship within the Data Science realm.
  • Data Science in Engineering
    This focus field includes mathematics and computer Science offered at TU/e.
  • Data Science Business and Governance
    This course focuses on knowledge and expertise in the area of data analysis and data mining, and also on the economic, management and legal perspectives of big data.
  • Analytics and Operations Research
    This course focuses on how analytics are used to solve the most complex decision-making problems, from supply chain management to vehicle routing and from donor kidney allocation to cancer treatment.
  • Marketing Analytics
    In this focus field the highlight is on the ways that Big Data is gaining importance in the marketing field; companies are looking for academic professionals who can analyse data and give managerial advice based on the findings.

Course materials and specifics

Course materials

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Course specifics

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