The MaastrichtMBA in Business & Data Science is aimed at professionals and managers in corporations, government, and non-profit organisations as well as life-long learners with other experiences and backgrounds. What they have in common is an intrinsic motivation to deepen and broaden their knowledge of business administration with a specific emphasis on today’s data science opportunities. With this motivation in mind, the MaastrichtMBA tries to accommodate working professionals in the best way possible. To be eligible for this programme, you must have a bachelor’s degree and at least 5 years of relevant work experience.
Choose your own speed of learning with a study load of 15 hours per week on average and 8 educational weeks in 2 years
With our flexible modular curriculum you can complete the programme in any order you like
Face-to-face interactions are supported by a virtual learning environment to study anywhere, anytime
In recent years, there has been an exponential growth in the amount of data due to digitalization. Many new algorithmic techniques have emerged to use the data for improved decision making. New companies are disrupting traditional markets by innovative digital business models, while established players are booking success by adapting their organisations and business relationships to the digital age. Thereby, Data Science—the art of turning data into value—becomes a key competence in business organisations and governmental institutions.
The MaastrichtMBA is designed around a smart bundle of holistic business themes you can cover in any order, an excellent solution for ambitious professionals who sometimes need to prioritise work above study. For each module that comes along, simply choose whether you will join it or not. As long as you complete all educational weeks within four years, you are free to arrange your study however you like.
|28 May – 1 June, 2018||International Environment of Business|
|24-28 September, 2018||Understanding Organisations in Times of Change|
|November, 2018||Leading Strategic Change|
|February, 2019||Entrepreneurship and New Business Development|
Alongside face-to-face interactions, the MaastrichtMBA’s virtual learning environment – supported by Apple’s iPads and iOS – serves to maintain your study rhythm any time, anywhere. By closely connecting the in-class sessions with online learning activities, the programme offers a practical, blended learning approach to management education.