M.Sc. On Campus

Data Analytics and Business Computing

12 months
68400 USD/year
68400 USD/year
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The Data Analytics and Business Computing programs from NYU Shanghai seeks to prepare pre-experience students with a strong analytical background for careers in a fast-growing field of business analytics. Students will learn how to use a data-driven approach to solve business challenges in the era of big data.


The Data Analytics and Business Computing programs from NYU Shanghai offers a broad yet rigorous curriculum in business (finance, marketing, revenue management, operations), data science (statistics, econometrics, data mining, data visualization), and management science (optimization, stochastic modeling, simulation). 

We emphasize both quantitative and technical methods and their applications in different functional areas in business. Students will benefit from the extensive industry experience of our faculty and seasoned professionials in the field.

Learning Objectives

  • Develop data-analytic thinking and acquire knowledge of various quantitative and technical methods to make better business decisions and derive values.
  • Learn how to effectively deal with vast amounts of data through the whole data management process, from the initial data acquisition to the final data analysis and presentation.
  • Learn various methods and techniques to analyze data to generate business insights and to build predictive models to forecast and simulate future outcomes.
  • Learn how to formulate business problems as formal mathematical models and obtain optimal solutions to the formulated models.
  • Develop practical skills in programming using programming languages such as Python and R.
  • Learn how to apply data analytics, data management and data-driven decision making skills across various functional areas of an organization, including Finance, Marketing and Operations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics 
  • Python 
  • Machine Learning for Business 
  • Advanced Topics in Machine Learning 
  • Network Analytics 
  • Marketing Analytics 
  • Capstone Project 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines: October 15, December 15 and January 31


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Checklist
  • Pre-enrollment Requirements
  • Standardized Tests
  • Transcripts and Degrees
  • Professional Information
  • Essays
  • Recommendation Letter
  • International Student Supplement (if applicable)
  • Application Fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    68400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 68400 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    68400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 68400 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Shanghai

5481 - 10133 CNY /month
Living costs

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


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