Faculty of: Economics, Mathematical, Physical And Natural Sciences

Data analytics for business


Academic Year 2023/2024

Duration 2 years

Language English

Degree classes LM-82 (Statistics)

Coordinator Guido Consonni talks about the programme

The Faculty of Economics promotes an interfaculty Master of Science program jointly with the Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Natural Sciences.

Course aims

The Master of Science in Data analytics for business is a two-year program designed for students who have a strong interest in data analysis.

The Master program provides students with a solid understanding of Statistics and Computer science, along with domain-specific knowledge in Business.

This program is entirely taught in English and aims at: 

  1. providing students with advanced knowledge on Statistics and Machine learning that enables building effective models for data analysis, inference and forecasting and to support the decision-making process;
  2. providing advanced skills in data management and computer programming for building algorithms suited to implement and deploy statistical methods and data analysis tools in practice;
  3. combining quantitative skills with business and corporate knowledge to address business challenges, identify new business opportunities and support the management with data-driven strategies;
  4. empowering students with data visualization tools, teamwork abilities, communication skills for an effective presentation and discussion of project results;
  5. completing the training with real case studies and elements of tech law related to digital technology.