• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
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. 

About

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.

Specializations

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
  • Analytics in Organizations

Career opportunities

Graduates from the MSc programme in Business Analytics 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: 

  • Introduction to Machine Learning and Data Mining
  • Technology, economics, management and organisation (TEMO)
  • Introduction to Business Analytics
  • Data-driven decision support
  • Integer Programming
  • Optimization using metaheuristics

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    573

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

To be admitted to a Master's degree program at DTU you must be either:
  • bachelor's degree in technical science or
  • diploma engineer or
  • bachelor in science.

The bachelor degree must be less than 10 years old.

The individual MSc Eng programme states in detail which bachelor programmes qualify and whether applicants have to complete supplementary educational activities.

Requirements for supplementary educational activities can equate to up to 30 ECTS credits and are specified in the form of a list of courses under the individual MSc Eng programmes.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Copenhagen

  • 7928 - 13460 DKK/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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