12 months
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11000 EUR/year
2083 EUR/year
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About

The Data Science - Business and Governance programme of the MSc Communication and Information sciences at Tilburg University 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.

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Overview

The Data Science - Business and Governance programme offered at Tilburg University  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'.

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analytics for Business and Governance 
  • Data Mining for Business and Governance 
  • Data Science Regulation and Law 
  • Statistics and Methodology
  • Data Processing  
  • Programming with R 
  • Data Processing Advanced

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You are certainly eligible to apply if you have a Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline, such as 
    • Business informatics
    • Communication and Information Sciences
    • Economics
    • Global Law
    • International Business Administration
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences (major Business and Social Sciences)
    • Organization Studies
    • Psychology
    • Public Administration
    • Sociology
  • However, the academic background of the students in our Master's program varies a lot. Students with a Bachelor's degree in a different subject area are also most welcome to apply.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2083 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2083 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Partner Scholarships Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences (TSHD)
  • Tuition fee waiver (25%) for non-EU students of partner universities of the Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

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