Students of the Master in Big Data Analytics from Carlos III University of Madrid, either recently graduated or professionals, will receive both additional formation in the basic foundations of the analytics methods used for Big Data, and familiarity with their potential applications in different areas of interest.
Particular emphasis will be placed on the use of data storage and processing paradigms such as MapReduce or noSQL and their implementations (Hadoop, Storm, etc.), as well as cloud storing and computing methodologies. The courses will also introduce applications based on analytic languages such as R and Python.
This knowledge will prepare them to handle large data sets and to conduct complex statistical and computational analysis of these data, to obtain results in pattern identification, forecasting, simulation or optimization, relevant for the improvement of the efficiency in the activities of their companies and organizations.
- Business Applications of Big data Analytics
- Web data analytics and usage
- Information security and risk policies
- Data Analytics for the Smart Society
- Advanced network architectures for information storage and retrieval
- Graph analysis and data visualization applications
- 12 months
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DisciplinesStatistics Data Science & Big Data Machine Learning View 33 other Masters in Data Science & Big Data in Spain
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
The candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in any of the following areas:
- Computer Science
- Telecommunications Engineering
- Industrial Engineering
Candidates with other backgrounds (like Business/Administration, Economics, Medicine or Health Sciences) could also be considered, but they should justify required levels of knowledge in the fields of Mathematics (Algebra and Calculus), Statistics (Probability and Inference) and Computer Science (basic programming skills).
International7200 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7200 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA4800 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4800 EUR per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Madrid
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.