M.Sc. Data Analytics and Decision Science (DDS)

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The M.Sc. Data Analytics and Decision Science (DDS) is a full-time master's program that addresses the intersection of data analytics and decision science. In four semesters, students are trained to become competent professionals and managers, able to use operations research and analytics to create value from data. Students also learn how to combine machine learning and deep learning techniques with mathematical optimization approaches, heuristic algorithms, and simulation techniques to create value in specific application areas - a set of skills needed to succeed in a digitized and globalized economy. The master's program also prepares students for an academic career or towards a PhD.

The program is aimed at bachelor's graduates from STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) or graduates with a technological background. In addition, one year of work experience is required. The course language is English.

On the RWTH Business School website you can find out more about the program structure, the study requirements, the application procedure and the tuition fees.