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MSc in Data Management & Business Analytics

MSc in Data Management & Business Analytics



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Online MSc in Data Management & Business Analytics Presentation

Fri 28 May

12h30 - 13h30 (UTC+2)

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. To meet these new challenges, EDHEC Business School has created an innovative and comprehensive Master of Science programme in Data Management and Business Analytics. The Online MSc in Data Management & Business Analytics is the one for you if you want to:

  • 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.

Online Master of Science in Data Management & Business Analytics

Through this cutting-edge programme, you will become proficient in artificial intelligence techniques and gain the managerial decision making skills you will need to take an active role in your company’s sustainable transformation projects. Each module will be evaluated based on exercises, tests, quizzes, case studies, individual and group participation. This intensive programme will require you to work between 10 and 15 hours per week, on average.

An intensive 18-24-months programme - Platform access: 1 year after programme conclusion

10 core courses

2 electives


2-days when you will meet with the rest of your cohort, faculty and programme staff.


  • Basics in Statistics
  • Programming with R.

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


4 electives to choose from 2 Tracks:

  • Financial Analytics
  • Business Analytics

5 weeks per elective (approx. 35-hour workload)


You will undertake a consulting project at the end of the programme to put into practice your
new-found expertise on data management and provide concrete business-oriented proposals to companies.

    CAREER path

    CAREER Path is a specialised career counselling programme that provides individual career coaching to every Online MSc student.

    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 four one-on-one counselling sessions.

    More details in the brochure

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    Financial Analytics Track

    Apply all the most modern analysis and forecasting tools in the context of today’s financial industry. Most of the lessons are given in Python. All of them are based exclusively on concrete cases. Examples of courses:

    • Machine Learning & Portfolio Management
    • Big Data and Risk Analytics
    • Finance et PYTHON
    • Banking Insurances Analysis
    • Bitcoin & Blockchain

    Business Analytics Track

    Develop all the technical knowledge acquired thanks to the core courses to apply them in a very precise and concrete way to different fields of business analytics. Most of the lessons on this track are given in R/Excel. All of them are based exclusively on concrete cases.Examples of courses:  

    • Marketing Analytics and Customer Intelligence
    • Healthcare and Medical Analytics
    • Strategic Foresight
    • Managerial Economic

    Consulting Project 

    You will undertake a consulting project at the end of the programme to put into practice your new-found expertise on data management and provide concrete business-oriented proposals to companies.

    The project will consist of drafting recommendations, just like a data analyst or consultant, on a concrete topic using real business data. As this is a specialization, the consulting project will be linked to one of your chosen electives and be supervised by an academic mentor from that course. You will work in a team to share your views and come up with the most suitable solution for your business.

    You will be supported throughout the exercise by an academic mentor and a member of the teaching faculty.


    The Global Business Trip

    business trip

    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. Travelling together with students from EDHEC’s Executive MBA programme, it is a unique opportunity to:

    • explore how economic and political models work in relation to western models
    • gain insights into the challenges raised by globalisation and how to deal with them
    • expand your professional network

    The Global Business Trip includes a range of complementary activities, such as conferencescompany visits and discussions with local managers and team workshops.

    More details in the brochure

    The EDHEC Online learning experience

    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 help you navigate through the programme successfully and help you prepare your future career.

    Discover your teachers

    • Karin Kollenz-Quetard, PhD


    • Tristan-Pierre Maury, PhD


    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.

    • Videos, quizzes, instructional activites and resources to read online or to download
    • A weekly live Virtual Class hosted by the Academic Mentor: content review, discussions with participants, answers to live questions.
    • Exchanges with other participants through the EDHEC collaborative platform
    • An online assessment at the end of each week
    • Personalised follow up by the EDHEC Success Management Team


    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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    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 -30%

    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.


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