Online Master of Science

MSc Data Management & Business Analytics

Data Management & Business Analytics

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Master of Science Online

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Mallika VERMA

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Revolutionise corporate decision-making

As data grows in importance (x3 between 2018 and 2026), key corporate decision-makers can no longer afford to ignore business intelligence or pass up the business benefits of disruptive analytical tools. Companies need their employees to be able to collect and analyze data, in all industries and job roles.

EDHEC’s Online 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. 

The Online Master of Science  in Data Management & Business Analytics is an EDHEC diploma designed to train experts & professionals to master the process of data management (collection of data, tools & techniques, creation of models & analysis, management process), allowing them to become immediately operational in their respective fields.

Online MSc in Data Management & Business Analytics


The program is conducted in english

10 core courses

4 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
  • 1 primer 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
  • Individual self-paced study time and group work sessions (15 hours per week recommended on average)
  • 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

Bloc 2

  • Relational and non-relational databases
  • Marketing Analytics

Bloc 3

  • Machine Learning
  • Visualisation
  • Ethics & Data

Bloc 4

  • Representing and Manipulating Data
  • Network Analytics

Financial Analytics Track

Example of elective courses:

  • Advanced Portfolio Management with Machine learning
  • Financial Analytics & Portfolio Management
  • Bitcoin & Blockchain
  • Managerial Accounting

Business Analytics Track

Example of elective courses:

  • Supply-Chain Analytics
  • Effective Stakeholder Engagement
  • Strategy
  • People, Teams & Organisation



Designed specifically for online learning and working professionals with evolving goals, YouDrive is a high-end experience tailored​ to your professional needs​ and goals. Through guided self-introspection and individual sessions with an experienced coach, you will:

  • Improve your self-awareness
  • Reflect on your career and define your professional goals
  • Identify your strengths and the skills to be further developed
  • Benefit from the expertise and experience of a coach to reach your goals
  • Improve your job search tools and techniques
  • Leverage networking opportunities

With YouDrive, you take full control of your career development

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The Online Impact Learning Expeditions

To better grasp the sustainable and socially responsible issues faced by companies and develop your critical thinking, you will take part into a series of immersive and interactive webinars on different subjects. You will:

  • Understand sustainable issues through concrete examples and use cases
  • Discuss and exchange ideas with professors, professionals, and your fellow participants through an innovative learning format
  • Create a short video to showcase your understanding of the subject

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.

What can you do with your MSc in Data Management & Business Analytics?

The Master of Science in Data Mangement & Business Analytics is a real springboard for your career development. You learn data science methods and how to apply them in a business setting: combine skills in Business and Data Science. You become immediately operational and pursue a range of global career options in financial analytics or business analytics and data management, form supply-chain to marketing and finance. 

After your MSc in Data Management & Business Analytics, you can start your career in positions such as:

  • Data Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Business Analyst
  • Data & Analytics Manager 
  • Data Science Manager 
  • Chief Data Officer 
  • Data architect 
  • Data engineer 
  • Data storyteller 
  • Data protection officer 
  • Metrics & Analytics Specialist 
  • Market Intelligence Specialist 
  • Market Research Analyst 
  • Financial Analyst 
  • Business Analyst Manager 
  • Data Consultant 
  • Business Intelligence Consultant 

Who is this Master of Science in Data Management & Business Analytics for?

The MSc Data Management & Business Analytics is aimed at business professionals with significant experience who want to acquire skills in data and analytics, but also the ones already trained in data (engineers, statisticians…) who want to get up-to-date with the latest AI and data science techniques. 

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Who are the participants of the classes of 2021-2023?

The participants in the MSc Data Management & Business Analytics hold a wide variety of profiles and job positions:

  • 20% are managers
  • 18% are consultants
  • 14% are from the banking sector
  • 13% are from the IT sector
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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!



Head of International documentary operations division

“The coaching sessions are very valuable. The coach helps to see myself from another point of view and improve my performance.”

Online Learning Experience

FOME Alliance

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

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    Personalised support to guarantee your success

    EDHEC’s Online MSc in n Data Management and Business Analytics is engineered to fit your needs and schedules. It blends individual coaching with virtual classrooms and one-on-one academic mentorship with innovative global teaching methods for a fully immersive learning experience. Navigate through the program successfully and get ready for your future career thanks to our Academics Mentors, Coaches, IT and program support teams.

    Discover your teachers



    Data Analytics for Managers

    ESMT Berlin

    Karin Kollenz-Quetard, PhD


    EDHEC Business School

    Guilhem Fouetillou

    Guilhem Fouetillou

    Networks Analytics



    Introduction to Python

    Senior Researcher


    Advanced Portfolio Management with Machine Learning

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    4 intakes / year

    What are the requirements ?

    • 3-year bachelor degree minimum 
    • Proven professional experience
    • Solid professional project
    • English native or bilingual proficiency (TOEFL>92, IELTS>6.5, TOEIC>850, Cambridge>175)

    How to apply?

    Contact our Programme Advisor in order to discuss your project and your eligibility for the program. You can also evaluate your profile here

    • 1
      Interview with
      a programme advisor
    • 2
    • 3
      & tests
    • 4

    Tuition fees

    Tuition fees

    €19,950 plus VAT*

    *Tuition fees are provided for information only and are subject to change.


    Application fees: €150

    Financial Aid / Scholarship

    Early Bird


    on tuition

    For all applications submitted 2 months before the next intake. Scholarships and Early Bird cannot be combined.

    EDHEC scholarships

    up to -40%

    on tuition

    Am I eligible?

    Several financing methods exist and can be combined in the constitution of your application.
    Do not hesitate to contact us for more information.

    Mallika VERMA

    Programme Advisor

    Send an email / Call