24 months
15000 EUR/year
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Be part of the creation of a new digital Denmark. Apply for a Master’s in Business Analytics at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU). There is a need for highly qualified professionals with a broad spectrum of engineering skills. Engineers capable of combining technical skills with an understanding of how data can be used to create value for companies and society. 

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In the years to come, digitization will have an enormous impact on the development of companies and on society as a whole.

A Master’s in Business Analytics from the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) prepares you to work with advanced methods from data science and optimization to solving critical business challenges. You will not only be able to work and manipulate data but, most importantly, you will learn how to transform data to actionable decisions that meet value creation goals.

Study programme focus

The programme is based on four core competences in the areas of: statistics, computer science, operational analysis (optimization), and management (business).

During the course of study, you will work with quantitative methods, such as descriptive statistics, forecasting, clustering, simulation, and optimization as well as qualitative methods for analysing, managing, and implementing data-driven projects in business and society.


This MSc programme offers great flexibility with respect to the choice of courses. You can freely choose from a wide selection of technical specialization courses or follow one of the recommended study lines:

  • Predictive Analytics
  • Prescriptive Analytics
  • Analytics in Finance

Career opportunities

Graduates from the MSc programme in Business Analytics at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) can find career opportunities in industry or in academic institutions, both in Denmark and abroad. In Denmark, companies where such opportunities might arise include:

  • Danske Bank
  • Movia
  • Leo Pharma
  • Grundfos
  • Novo Nordisk
  • Hermes Traffic Intelligence
  • Copenhagen Optimization
  • DSB

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Optimization using metaheuristics   
  • Integer Programming
  • Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Applied Cryptography   
  • Current Topics in System Security   
  • Data Security

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students holding an international bachelor degree (bachelor of science in engineering or natural science) within a relevant field, e.g. engineering, applied mathematics, mathematical modelling, economics, computer science etc. are very welcome to apply. They have access to be admitted to the programme according to the academic requirements outlined above. Individual assessments will be made as to whether applicants possess sufficient qualifications in mathematics, operations research (e.g. 42101 at DTU), and statistics.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7500 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Copenhagen

7928 - 13456 DKK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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