The Master in Data Science and Business Analytics is a full-time program taught entirely in English aiming to prepare graduates interested in data management and analysis techniques who want to enter the company in a central role for business and value creation.
The Data Scientist is defined by The Economist as “the most interesting work of the 21st century, which combines the skills of computer scientists, statisticians, and storytellers to extract the gold nuggets hidden under mountains of data”.
The Master in Data Science offers 3 different types of skills: solid IT preparation, understanding of technical aspects, and knowledge of business dynamics.
Bologna Business School provides scholarships of 6,000 euros and 4,000 euros for the most deserving students for the academic year 2019/2020.
Start: November 2021
Location: Bologna (Italy)
Duration: 12 Months
The Career Development Department will help participants to pursue their own career goals and will support them in the job-seeking process. It is dedicated to career exploration and fulfillment. A qualified career counselor will assist students with a variety of services and resources: career development sessions & advice, one-to-one counseling, and more.
The internship acts as a perfect professional springboard, especially considering the fact that just six months after graduation, the full-time masters of BBS rank 91% placement on general average.
Companies belonging to our network contribute to the program by taking part in master lectures, organizing company visits, project works, and offering scholarships, internships, and professional opportunities:
Yoox Net-A-Porter Group
The Boston Consulting Group
All types of three-year degrees, Master and Master's course obtained under D.M. 270/04 or degrees of the first cycle, second cycle, or single cycle obtained under the laws previously in force (DM 509/99 and Old Regulations).
Sound knowledge of the English language.
Admission to the Master is subject to a positive opinion based on written tests and motivational interviews.
The evaluation process will take place:
for those enrolled to window 1: 19/05/2021
for those enrolled to window 2: 14/07/2021
for those enrolled to window 3: 13/10/2021
At Bologna Business School at a time that will be communicated and in any case between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Italian time.
Elena Cipressi - Data Scientist Intern, Engineering
“This is an educational path which connects people, expands knowledge, and improves your academic background; there are countless sources from which you can deduce the role of Data Scientist. This Master adds one more dimension: the human one, by giving everybody the opportunity to customize it with critical thought, thanks to the continuous interaction between students, professors, and professionals.”
The tuition fee for the Master is 14,800 euros (VAT free) to be paid in three installments:
First installment: 1.850,00 euros
Second installment: 7.000,00 euros
Third installment: 5.950,00 euros
The fee includes participation in the Master, all the study material available through the online platform, and access to the services and facilities of Bologna Business School such as personal account for the BBS wi-fi, use of the PCs in the Computer Lab, access to the study areas, access to the internal gym, special rates for the School restaurant.
Furthermore, the fee gives participants the right to take advantage of the supporting activities of the School, such as the language courses and the master lectures by invitation. Free parking is also available within the BBS campus.
Additionally, with the Student Card of the University of Bologna, students have access to all of the university facilities, including over 100 libraries, digital resources, and study halls (including databases and online subscriptions); the three city center canteens, and all university student related discount offers. More information is available on the site of the University of Bologna.