Data Science

Master's Program Data Science & Entrepreneurship

ECTS Points 120 Points
Title MSc in Data Science
starting moment end of August
Duration 24 Months
Language English
Availability Full-Time
Tuition fees (per academic year) Non EEA: € 16.200, EEA: € 2.168

The two-year Master's program Data Science and Entrepreneurship is a joint master by Tilburg University and Eindhoven University of Technology and therefore a truly interdisciplinary business-technology-analytics program.

Taught in collaboration, the Master’s program Data Science and Entrepreneurship synthesizes the unique key strengths of Eindhoven University of Technology and Tilburg University: the technological know-how of Eindhoven with the business, legal and societal insights of Tilburg.

During this Master’s program in data science, you will be skilled in applying the data revolution to develop innovative, value-adding and sustainable business activities within existing corporations and startups. You will learn how to translate innovative, data driven ideas into concrete project requirements, develop technological solutions, launch a business venture and assess its effectiveness.

This Master’s program in data science is executed in the vibrant Marienburg data science campus in the city of ‘s-Hertogenbosch.

Why choose this Master’s Program?

The Master’s program Data Science and Entrepreneurship (jd) is the first multidisciplinary data science program in the Netherlands, and has been developed completely from scratch by two universities combining technology with business context and social impact.

  1. A unique combination of business and IT
    Preparing you for jobs at the interface of data science and entrepreneurship.
  2. A unique educational experience
    Challenging students with real-world data entrepreneur problems in tandem with industry.
  3. Combining theory and practice
    The backbone of the program comprises a series of Data Entrepreneurship in Action courses.
    Working in a team, you learn to apply data-driven methods.
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Make an impact with Data

“The master’s program Data Science and Entrepreneurships (MDSE) emphasizes the importance of the many interests that are at stake in transforming data-driven concepts into viable business ideas. Taking responsibility is vital, as data can affect everyone, everywhere. That’s what made me found my own company, LUX, that urges on making transparent data-driven applications today’s norm. However, the curriculum of MDSE is not only for those that want to start their own company; it is suitable for everyone that wants to make an impact on the world’s data-driven tomorrow. “

Max Roeters

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Study program and curriculum

Discover all information about the study program of the Master’s program Data science and Entrepreneurship. Read about the curriculum, the program, course information and studying abroad.

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Admission Requirements

Data Scientists are able to analyze massive amounts of data, see patterns in it and convert this to new products or services which are useful for business. Do you want to know if you are eligible for the Master Data Science & Entrepreneurship? Take a look at our Admission requirements. The Application deadlines for the Master’s Program are:

  • Non EER Students: 1 April, 2022
  • EER Students: 1 July, 2022
  • Dutch Students: 1 August, 2022
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Premaster’s Program


​In preparation of the Master’s program Data Science and Entrepreneurship we offer a Premaster of 30 ECTS. This half-year preparatory program is made for applicants who have a sufficient background in statistics and mathematics, but are not directly eligible to the Master’s program.

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Data Science


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 and Entrepreneurship (Joint degree) at the Jheronimus Academy of Data Science (JADS).

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Career opportunities

The career opportunities for data scientists are sheer endless. According to a Harvard study, the profession of Data Scientist is the ‘sexiest job’ of the 21st century. Meaning the skills that you will have as a data scientist are in exceptionally high demand.

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