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Online Master of Science

Data Management & Business Analytics

MSc in Data Management & Business Analytics


Fabienne Boustane - EDHEC Online


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Online MSc in Data Management & Business Analytics Presentation

Wed 1 December

12h30 - 13h00 (UTC+1)

Why choose EDHEC’s Online Master?

Participate in a program of excellence at a top-tier third-level institution, taught by professors from world-renowned business school

Broaden your skills without having to take time out from work thanks to our online platform available 24/7

Advance your career and use data to transform your decision-making skills

Benefit from dynamic, personalised coaching and mentoring support

Revolutionise corporate decision-making

As data grows in importance, key corporate decision-makers can no longer afford to ignore business intelligence or pass up the business benefits of disruptive analytical tools. EDHEC’s Online Master of Science (MSc) in Data Management and Business Analytics is an innovative and comprehensive programme that will allow you to meet these new challenges. You will become proficient in artificial intelligence techniques and gain the managerial decision-making skills needed to take an active role in your company’s sustainable transformation projects.

Online Master of Science in Data Management & Business Analytics

To find out more about the program, download the brochure.

The program is conducted in english

10 core courses

2 electives

You will:

  • Specialise in business analytics, by simultaneously developing your high-end technical skills and strategic thinking.
  • Conduct independent data analysis and put the results to good use
  • Seize the new career opportunities offered by an excellent education that combines technical, functional and managerial skills.

How does the program work in concrete terms?

  • An intensive 18-to-24 month program
  • 2 primers in statistics and programming, 4 modules of core courses in data and business analytics and 4 cutting-edge electives (each elective runs for 5 weeks and involves around 35 hours of work)
  • A live virtual class every week hosted by your academic mentor to review content, encourage discussion and answer questions
  • 10 to 15 hours per week of recommended study time
  • Each module is evaluated based on exercises, tests, quizzes, case studies, individual and group participation.

Bloc 1

  • Data Analytics for Managers
  • Managing Innovation
  • Digital Transformation

More details in the brochure

Bloc 2

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Relational and non-relational databases

More details in the brochure

Bloc 3

  • Machine Learning (in R.)
  • Ethics & Responsibility
  • Visualisation

More details in the brochure

Bloc 4

  • Representing and Manipulating Data
  • Deep Learning (in Python)

More details in the brochure

Financial Analytics Track

Example of elective courses:

  • Machine Learning & Portfolio Management
  • Big Data & Risk Analytics
  • Finance and Python
  • Corporate Finance

Business Analytics Track

Example of elective courses:

  • Supply-Chain Analytics
  • Marketing Analytics and Customer Intelligence
  • Network Analytics
  • Strategic Foresight


The CAREER Path team will work with you to create a tailored international career plan and identify the steps you should take to achieve your professional goals. The programme includes five group work sessions and six one-on-one counselling sessions.

Once you have completed the programme, you will be able to:

  • Manage every aspect of your career, from job hunting to climbing the career ladder
  • Explore your career options and understand the international jobs market
  • Identify your strengths and skills
  • Map skills areas you should target for development
  • Boost your work profile and start actively networking
  • Prepare stand-out CVs and cover letters
  • Communicate your value, with impact

More details in the brochure

Consulting project - EDHEC Online

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Consulting project

You will have the opportunity to undertake a consulting project to formulate a strategy for a real company in the international marketplace. In line with EDHEC’s ethos of social and connective learning, you will work in a team to make useful and actionable recommendations for your chosen organisation, just as a real consultant would, on a concrete topic linked to your career plan.

Your choice of topic may be linked to a company you’d like to work for, one of its customers, or a company that you would like to found or take over. You will be supported in this exercise by an academic mentor and a member of the teaching faculty.

Global Business Trip (optional)

EDHEC’s optional global business trip allows you to discover first-hand the new and innovative business models enabling us to tackle the challenges of globalisation. Along with students from EDHEC’s Executive MBA programme, you will be able to explore how economic and political models work in relation to western models, better understand the mechanics of competition, gain insights into the challenges raised by globalisation and how to deal with them, and expand your professional network.

Online fairs

Talk Global Study (Online fair)


MIDDLE EAST : December 8th, 2021

3pm – 6:30pm (Arabian Standard Time)

4pm – 7:30pm (Turkish Standard Time)

4pm – 7:30pm (Gulf Standard Time)

Join us on the Digital Fair to discover our range of online programs, discuss about your professional goals and learn how we can help you boost your international career !

 Register here 

A collaborative learning environment

EDHEC’s Online Master of Science programme blends individual coaching with virtual classrooms and one-on-one academic mentorship with innovative global teaching methods for a fully immersive, international experience.


  • Social and intellectual interaction is at the heart of the programme.
  • Learn about alternative contexts and situations and interact with students through a highly collaborative platform.


  • Your academic mentors serve as guides rather than providers of knowledge.
  • They introduce you to a new world and demonstrate methods of interpretation to know how to function in it.


  • Our team of first-class experts from top-tier academic institutions and businesses around the world will guide you through an array of cross-cutting business courses.


  • The Success Learning Team helps you navigate through the programme successfully and prepare your future career.

Discover your teachers


    Data Analytics for Managers

    ESMT Berlin

  • Vincent MILHAU, PhD

    Programming with R.

    EDHEC - Risk Institute

  • Jean-Michel MAESO

    Basics in Statistics

    EDHEC - Risk Institute

  • Karin Kollenz-Quetard, PhD


    EDHEC Business School

  • Tristan-Pierre Maury, PhD


    EDHEC Economics Research Center

Online Campus

Together with some of the best institutions in the world, top-ranked by the Financial Times, EDHEC has shaped one of the most powerful and intuitive learning platforms which enables to produce personalised, interactive, and high-touch learning journeys:

  • accessible 24/7
  • with videos, quizzes, instructional activities and resources to read online or to download
  • with personalized follow up by the EDHEC Success Management Team

    Want to know more ? Contact us !

    Our Alumni

    Most of our participants come from international backgrounds and have about 5 to 7 years of experience on average. After the programme, they usually go on following a career in data management, business intelligence or financial analytics.

    erdem cinar

    Erdem CINAR

    Student,  Master of Science (MSc) in Data Management and Business Analytics

    The programme helps me understand how I can use Big Data, AI, Analytics, Digital and Disruptive technologies in my industry. It’s quite exciting and I’m enjoying it a lot so far!

    (Read more)
    bich pham

    Bich PHAM

    Student,  Master of Science (MSc) in Data Management and Business Analytics

    When you work in ecommerce, being comfortable with data is crucial. Everyone in my organization has to be able to read data and understand the overall business performance. 

    (Read more)
    giovanni fuganti

    Giovanni FUGANTI

    Student,  Master of Science (MSc) in Data Management and Business Analytics

    My goal is to progress in my current position and to always provide very high quality service to my clients. To perform better, you have to train.

    (Read more)


    Intakes: May, August, November, February


    • 3-year bachelor degree minimum in a quantitative discipline
    • Proven professional experience (3 years minimum)
    • English native or bilingual proficiency

    How to apply?

    It’s simple! Fill in the online profile evaluation form. You will be contacted by our Programme Advisor in order to discuss your project.

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      your profile

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    Tuition fees

    Tuition fees

    €21,750 plus VAT*

    *2021 prices. Subject to changes – Contact us for more information.

    Application fees: €150

    Financial Aid / Scholarship

    Early Bird


    on tuition
    Early bird

    EDHEC scholarships

    up to -40%

    on tuition fees
    * for candidates having confirmed their registration 2 months prior the next intake. Scholarships and Early Bird are not cumulative.

    Several funding methods exist, do not hesitate to contact us for more information.

    Fabienne Boustane - EDHEC Online

    Fabienne BOUSTANE

    Admission Manager

    Send an email / Call