Big Data Analytics

Arcada University of Applied Sciences

12 months
10000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Big Data Analytics programme at Arcada University of Applied Sciences is arranged so that you rapidly gain a broad understanding of the essential concepts of big data analytics; descriptive and predictive modelling, as well as optimization. The program emphasizes the importance of understanding how to build analytical solutions with production level code.


Software encompasses all industries today and extraordinary amounts of data are generated with every passing hour. To find patterns in and being able to handle this enormous amount of data opens for better and more precise fact-based decision-making. Companies and organisations have already realized the opportunities this brings and there is a continuously growing demand for trained big data analytics developers today.


These studies give you an in-depth understanding of how to make use of data in order to create insights.  

This Big Data Analytics programme from Arcada University of Applied Sciences is intended for people with experience in programming and software development, who are curious about and comfortable with solving data-related problems by applying logical and mathematically inspired methods. We welcome applicants who have identified service-development opportunities when using machine-learning methods for taking on challenges in data analytics.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Machine Learning for Predictive Problems
  • Research Seminar and Thesis
  • Visual Analytics
  • Machine Learning for Descriptive Problems
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Analytical Service Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Your studies begin in August/September 






On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Arcada uses an array of different application methods, depending on the degree programme, these include:

  • motivational letter and video;
  • international admissions test plus motivational letter and video;
  • previous studies within the field; 
  • entrance exam.
To apply to this programme you need to have a Bachelor level Engineering degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a similar field deemed to include sufficient technical skills and scientific rigor. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


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