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The Data Science and Business Analytics track of the Master's in Econometrics will teach you to unravel and interpret correlations among the petabytes of complex data.

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typeregulier, 60 EC
start1 september
taalvolledig English
opleidingsduur12 maanden voltijd
numerus fixusnee
The Data Science & Business Analytics track of the Master's in Econometrics programme is designed with the help of leading Big Data companies to connect one of the most promising developments in today's business with the econometrics curriculum.

  • Prepare for a career as a Big Data specialist in the economics and business environment;
  • Acquire a deep insight into developments that are revolutionizing today's economy;
  • Become an expert in a new field that taps into the surge of consumer data.

Waarom aan de Amsterdam UVA?

The Amsterdam School of Economics' Master's in Econometrics provides a balanced and rigorous training in the quantitative analysis of problems in economics and finance. You will become fluent in the application of advanced mathematical and statistical methods, supported by modern software packages such as E-Views and Matlab. The multidisciplinary one-year programme consists of advanced courses in both mathematical economics and econometrics.


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opbouwTo fully understand the field of Econometrics, you'll need the skills, expertise and techniques that are required to apply robust statistical methods, to be used in exploring all topics, research and issues relevant to the discipline. The foundation of this quantitative base is laid in the two blocks of the first semester. Thereafter, the specialisation courses are followed by the writing of the Master's Thesis.
Theory of Markets
5 EC
Data Science Methods
5 EC
Advanced Econometrics I
5 EC
Machine Learning for Econometrics
5 EC
10 EC
10 EC
Advanced Econometrics II
5 EC
5 EC
Quantitative Models in Online Marketing
5 EC
Master's Thesis Data Science and Business Analytics
15 EC


taal van onderwijs100% en
onderwijsopzet60% zelfstudie
30% theorie
10% praktijk
case study, oral presentation, computer exercise, research, research project, research proposal, tutorial, lecture, working group, group assignment, workshop, group discussion, individual assignment, self study, project, seminar
study abroad
Master's students are allowed to study abroad if they have no study delay. The study abroad semester will take an extra semester after having finished all obligatory courses of the Master's programme. This means that graduation for the Master's programme will take 1,5 year instead of 1 year.

Toelating en kosten


1 september 2019

aanmelding deadline : 1 juni 2019
wettelijk tarief : € 2083 (€1042 in het eerste jaar)

1 september 2020

aanmelding deadline : 1 juni 2020
collegegeld nog niet bekend

After registering in Studielink, an admissions procedure will be started in our online application system Embark. Students will be asked to upload a diploma/transcript of grades and a motivation letter.

A certified grade list(s) is considered in the evaluation.

All students holding a Bachelor's or Master's degree in econometrics, operational research or in a quantitative field such as mathematics, statistics or physics are eligible to apply for the programme.

For students from certain programmes a minor programme is available. For more information about entry requirements please see (Big Data Business Analytics / Application and admission / Entry requirements).


estimated monthly costs

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424kamerhuur in Amsterdamboven landelijk gemiddelde
172collegegeldop basis van € 2060 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart

€ 1292totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
Hiernaast staat een overzicht van de gemiddelde kosten die een uitwonende student heeft. Niet iedere student heeft met iedere kostenpost te maken. Het totaalgemiddelde is dus niet gelijk aan de optelsom van alle kostenposten.

Bekijk ook de uitgebreide toelichting: wat kost studeren?

Studenten en studentenleven


111 studenten volgen deze opleiding
28% daarvan is vrouw
8 eerstejaars gestart in 2017
13% daarvan is vrouw
32588 studenten aan de Universiteit van Amsterdam
55% daarvan is vrouw
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Actuariaat en Econometrie;, Vereniging Studenten Actuariaat en Econometrie.

Op kamers in Amsterdam

115129studenten studerend
47168studenten woonachtig   
€ 424gemiddelde kamerprijs
kamer betaalbaarheid
21 m2gemiddelde kameroppervlak
kamer beschikbaarheid
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1/7 Amsterdam UVA
Data Science and Business Analytics
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
2/7 Amsterdam UVA
Financial Econometrics
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
3/7 Amsterdam UVA
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
66 eerstejaars
22% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
4/7 Amsterdam UVA
Complexity and Economic Behaviour
gemiddelde kamerhuur
8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
5/7 Amsterdam UVA
Complexity and Economic Behaviour
gemiddelde kamerhuur
8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
6/7 Amsterdam UVA
Data Science & Business Analytics
gemiddelde kamerhuur
8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
7/7 Amsterdam UVA
General Econometrics
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
8 eerstejaars
12% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
disclaimer: bovenstaande cijfers en beoordelingen zijn aangeleverd door de opleidingen zelf. Wij kunnen de juistheid niet garanderen.

Feiten en / studie in cijfers


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In 2017 hebben meer dan 280.000 studenten hun oordeel gegeven over hun studie en instelling.

Econometrics: Data Science and Business Analytics aan de Universiteit van Amsterdam is beoordeeld door 23 respondenten. Gemiddeld waarderen ze de opleiding met 3.9 uit 5.

Na de studie

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After completing this master's programme, you'll have an excellent foundation for your professional career, whether that is as an econometrician at a large corporation, or as a PhD candidate in a top international programme.

Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

Graduates of the Master's programme in Econometrics have a diverse range of excellent job prospects. Many graduates find employment in economic policy research departments (such as central planning bureaus or governmental institutions), in the financial sector (pension funds, investment banks, insurance companies), with multinationals, in the computer industry or as consultants.
In the Master's in Econometrics programme, you receive high quality training in the quantitative analysis of problems in economics and finance. The valuable knowledge, understanding, professional experience and expertise you acquire translate into worthy job prospects. Salaries for graduates in econometrics are substantially higher than those of economics graduates (Elsevier Magazine).

Graduates can be found in a wide variety of private and public organisations, such as:

  • Financial institutions and banks;
  • research departments of large public and private organisations (DNB, CPB, CBS, IMF, ECB);
  • public agencies;
  • multinationals;
  • consultancy.

In addition, the Master's in Econometrics is the ideal stepping stone into a PhD programme.

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