Data Analytics for Business and Society
Why enrol in this programme
This course is primarily aimed at students with a background in economics and business studies, who have a keen interest in quantitative methods and the mass use of data to maintain and increase the competitive advantage of a company, while also emphasising the aggregate economic impact
you will acquire data processing skills to interpret and analyse complex phenomena in the fields of economics, strategy, marketing, human resources, finance, accounting and social sciences in general
choose between two study paths, "Business Application" and "Fintech and Bigtech". Both options share the same quantitative training, rooted in information technology, artificial intelligence learning methods, statistical learning methods, and mathematical optimisation methods to support decision-making and risk analysis
Your future career options
Equipped with a solid theoretical and practical training, DABS master's graduates are professionals who can work in public and private organisations, holding the position of business analyst or working as professionals with multidisciplinary knowledge and skills, a real asset to those companies who are not only seeking to generate a competitive advantage, but also to create new business models
Upon graduating, you will be able to enter the tertiary sector and public administration - for example, working in the development and management of innovative, data-based services - or in the scientific, technological, biological and healthcare fields, supporting sector specialists. Lastly, you will also be prepared to work in the in the Economics and Finance sector, for example managing complex valuation and pricing models
Filling in your 2021/2022 study plan
All students must fill in their study plan every year in order to register for exams.
For the academic year 2021/2022, students enrolled in the first year can fill in their study plan from 27 July 2021. Students enrolled in the following years can fill in their study plans when their exam sessions in September are over (please refer to the academic calendar).
Study plans can be modified until 28th February 2022.
For further information, please refer to the Study plan and exams page.