Master Data Science in Business & Entrepreneurship

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Title MSc in Data Science
Starting moments 29th of January 2024, 26th of August 2024
Duration 24 Months / 120 EC
Language English
Availability Full-Time
Tuition fees 2023-2024 Non EEA: € 19.300, EEA: € 2.315

Data is everywhere; Explore the world of data science, business, and their impact on society.

In our master’s program you’ll become a skilled data scientist with strong business skills. The Master Data Science in Business and Entrepreneurship combines the technological know-how of Eindhoven University of Technology with Tilburg University’s business, legal and societal insights. Learn to extract value from data, delve into AI, and gain real-world experience by working with actual companies on live cases.

Our focus on creating societal impact with data science sets you up for a successful career as a data engineer, data scientist, data entrepreneur, data consultant or a data-driven researcher. All at the intersection of technology and social progress.

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70% Challenge based learning

70% of our courses in the first year are challenge based. These courses are with real companies and real life business cases.


In the Netherlands in Business & Economics Times Higher Education World University Ranking, 2023


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Why choose this master’s program?

Here’s what makes our Master’s program so special:

  1. Business and tech combo: Gain a unique mix of business skills and information technology, drawing from leading Dutch universities.
  2. Career readiness: Prepare for a career at the crossroads of data science, business, and entrepreneurship.
  3. Exceptional learning environment: Experience a unique education in a small, close-knit community on a dedicated campus.
  4. Practical application: Learn to use data-driven methods in a team and connect with businesses through real-life cases, making a meaningful impact on both operations and the community.

Join us at the dynamic Mariënburg campus in the lively Dutch city of ‘s-Hertogenbosch. Watch the campus video tour.

The best of two top universities

“I think the most unique thing about JADS is that we are combining knowledge from two top universities. That really helps us to not only see the technical side, but also the human side of data science. You get the chance yo work... Read more
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Beginning to end experience

“JADS really offers the from beginning to end experience: Talking to a company, making sure you understand their business problem, applying data science solutions to those business problems and then being able to explain those... Read more
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Small and cosy environment

“If you like small, cozy and personal environments JADS is the place for you.“ – Bram Delisse, Master student   Read more
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Collaborate with other students

 “You are doing projects together with other students, so you learn how to collaborate. You learn not only technical skills, but also social skills: how to communicate, how to solve issues and how to be a good team member. That is... Read more
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Close knit Community

“The most unique aspect about JADS is the close-knit community. Students and teachers are really accessible. We can do a lot of things together and come up with great results .” – Bora Turan, Master student   Read more
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Study program and curriculum

In two years, this program equips you with the essential tools and skills to analyze business data effectively, transforming it into valuable insights. Dive into real-world scenarios through hands-on experience with genuine business data and case studies. Experience collaborative learning at the intersection of Tilburg University and TU/e, engaging with top researchers covering diverse aspects of data science, from machine learning to large-scale data management.

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Admission Requirements

Take a look at our admission requirements to find out whether you’re eligible for the master’s program in Data Science in Business and Entrepreneurship.

The Application deadlines of the Master’s Program at the end of August are:

  • Non EER Students: 1 April, 2023
  • EER Students: 1 July, 2023
  • Dutch Students: 1 August, 2023

The Application deadlines for a start of the Master’s Program at the end of January 2024 are:

  • Non EER Students: 1 October, 2023
  • EER Students: 1 December, 2023
  • Dutch Students: 1 January, 2024
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Premaster’s Program

We provide a six-month pre-master’s program, equivalent to 30 EC credits, as preparation for the master’s program in Data Science in Business and Entrepreneurship. This preparatory program is intended for students who have sufficient knowledge of statistics and mathematics, but who are not immediately eligible for the master’s program itself.

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The JADS JMJ Scholarship is offered by the Sisters of the Society of Jesus Mary Joseph (JMJ), a Congregation founded by Rev.Fr. Mathias Wolff S.J in the 19th century, located in the Netherlands.

This Scholarship is intended for international students from outside the EU/EEA area who want to pursue the Master Data Science in Business and Entrepreneurship (Joint degree) at the Jheronimus Academy of Data Science (JADS).

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Career opportunities

Explore diverse career paths after our Master’s in Data Science in Business and Entrepreneurship. Graduates excel as data engineers, data scientists, data entrepreneurs, data consultants, and data researchers, contributing to societal impact. This program not only awards a joint degree but also opens doors to dynamic roles at the intersection of data science and entrepreneurial innovation. Discover exciting careers that not only lead to personal success but also contribute to positive societal change.

More about career opportunities Visit our alumni page

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