MSc in Data Analytics & Digital Business: a new master designed to bridge the gap between data specialists and decision makers

Written on 13 March 2017.


EDHEC Business School is pleased to announce the launch of a new MSc in Data Analytics & Digital Business. This new master will be delivered on our Lille campus, starting September 2017. It is designed for all students originating from business curriculum from top institutions as well as candidates with engineering or scientific backgrounds.

“Google nowadays processes over 40,000 search queries every second on average which means over 3.5 billion searches per day and 1.2 trillion searches per year worldwide”* The next question is: what to do with this data? This new master has been specifically designed to bridge the gap between data specialists and decision makers. It offers our students a unique opportunity to place themselves at the forefront of tomorrow’s business decisions by acquiring a ‘common language’ understandable by both data scientists and business management. Through this one-year programme, entirely taught in English, students will develop solid intelligence in data usage, quantitative methods, business & management analytics and practices & soft skills. They will have the choice between the “Business Analytics and Intelligence” and “Data Science” majors. The MSc in Data Analytics & Digital Business prepares students to attractive jobs in many career fields, such as digital (digital brand manager, social media manager…), consultancy (digital transformation, business & marketing analytics…), business development (e-commerce manager…), marketing, big data (data scientist, chief data officer…) or entrepreneurship.

« This MSc in Data Analytics & Digital Business is a further example of the growth of our offering in order to meet the expectations of our corporate partners and students, and to train managers capable of tackling the challenges of the digital revolution », said Emmanuel Metais, PhD, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies, EDHEC Business School.

 

For more information about the requirement, eligibility criteria, application deadline etc. click here.

To contact our Admission Managers click here.

*source: internetlivestats.com

 

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