MBA Big Data & Business Analytics

University of Amsterdam

Program Description

MBA Big Data & Business Analytics

University of Amsterdam

Welcome to the MBA in Big Data & Business Analytics

“This MBA in Big Data & Business Analytics is intended for hands-on Big Data Science specialists, for people in leadership roles working with Big Data Science and for Entrepreneurs. The curriculum of this MBA is highly multidisciplinary, with courses from A (analytics), B (business) and C (computer science), and with projects to practice and implement the integration of these three aspects.

Furthermore, the curriculum is a mix of state-of-the art theory taught by renowned academic professors, and it includes practical application of this knowledge taught by people with extensive industry experience. In the curriculum, much time will be devoted to the ’21 st century skills’ - the skills required to become successful in this age: entrepreneurship / entrepreneurial attitude, flexibility, teamwork, communication skills and ethics."

Marc Salomon
Dean of the Amsterdam Business School
Director of the MBA in Big Data & Business Analytics

Key features:

  • Two-year part-time programme (2 evenings per week);
  • Balanced curriculum consisting of Business courses (e.g. strategy, finance, marketing, HRM), Analytics courses (e.g. statistics, econometrics, system optimization) and Computer Science courses (e.g. machine learning, data visualisation);
  • All lecturers combine theory with practical applications;
  • Silicon Valley study trip and Big Data Thesis Project will be part of the programme;
  • Degree: Master of Business Administration (MBA) granted by the University of Amsterdam;
  • This MBA will start in September 2018.

Programme

The MBA Big Data & Business Analytics is a part-time programme:

  • Duration: 2 years
  • Courses: 2 evenings per week, 19:00 – 22:00 hours
  • Time requirements: 20 – 25 hours per week for preparation, case work and project
  • One week field trip to Silicon Valley on Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Thesis Project: the application of Big Data in your own organization
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 16, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
24 months
Part time
Price
Price
40,000 EUR
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Locations
Netherlands - Amsterdam
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Sept. 2018
Netherlands - Amsterdam
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