Data Science & Big Data
|University website:||Data Analytics for Business and Society|
This new Data Analytics for Business and Society programme prepares you to give businesses a competitive advantage through the use of data analysis. As a student, you will acquire the data processing skills you need to interpret and analyse complex phenomena in the fields of economics, strategy, marketing, human resources, finance, accounting and the social sciences in general. You will also hone advanced skills connected with machine learning techniques for extracting predictive patterns and models from digital data.
The programme, entirely taught in English, is divided into two study paths:
They share the same emphasis on quantitative training and strong focus on information technologies, the learning methods of artificial intelligence, statistical learning methods and mathematical optimisation methods in support of decision-making and risk analysis.
As a graduate equipped with solid theoretical and practical training, you will be an asset to companies who are not only seeking to generate a competitive advantage, but also to create new business models. You will be ready for career opportunities in the tertiary sector and public administration - for example, working in the development and management of innovative, databased services - or in the scientific, technological, biological or healthcare fields, supporting sector specialists. Alternatively, you could choose to work in the economics and finance sector, managing complex valuation and pricing models.
This programme has limited admission. In order to be eligible for admission, you must:
TO APPLY, VISIT OUR ONLINE APPLICATION PLATFORM APPLY.UNIVE.IT!
Depending on your nationality, the fees range from 700 to 2,117 Euros. To know how much your fee would be, contact us!
As a public university in Europe, Ca' Foscari not only keeps tuition fees low, but also provides targeted financial aid for high-achieving international students. Our scholarship offers will be announced in early November 2021, so be sure to check back here or use the form to contact us so we can reach out when the announcement is made.
The regional government also offers financial aid for international students from low-income families for which you can apply after enrolment.
Life at Ca' Foscari is both rewarding and stimulating thanks to a wide range of activities and events organised by the university as well as the students themselves. You can get involved in student clubs and sports, as well as take advantage of everything the city itself has to offer, from international cultural events to some of the world's most beautiful art and architecture. Plus, if you choose to live in Venice's historic centre, you'll surely enjoy living locally and sustainably thanks to the fact that distances are manageable and there are no cars or traffic to compete with.
To get an insider's perspective, why not book an online chat with a current international student? Visit our site or contact us via the form to find out how!
Also be sure to check out our international student Instagram account, @studentlifeinvenice for a window onto life at Ca' Foscari!