Application Deadline for European Applicants: July 15, 2018 - Apply Now! 

M.Sc. DDS Webinar

Join one of our next webinars on:

  • Friday, 22 June 2018 at 5:30 PM MEZ (German time)
  • Thursday, 12 July 2018 at 5:30 PM MEZ (German time)

We will introduce you to the program in general, the research areas and the application process.
Following the online presentation, you will have the chance to ask your questions in a Q&A session.

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M.Sc. Data Analytics and Decision Science (DDS)

Algorithm economy, data-driven decision making, Industry 4.0, deep learning, artificial intelligence, optimization, data analytics, decision science - these are just some of the phrases that we read in the headlines with increasing frequency. The world is on the brink of a new industrial revolution, one in  which data, algorithms and analytical thinking will be the key ingredients of value creation; ingredients that global leaders now recognize as their most valuable assets. Enterprises tackling the challenges of tomorrow need to develop new data-centric strategies and leadership, and crucially, must ensure that they attract the most qualified personnel at all levels in the organization; personnel who have the skills to put data-driven approaches into practice and create value for the business from data. Innovation springs from the brightest minds - become a leader of tomorrow by joining our new M.Sc. Data Analytics and Decision Science. The M.Sc. DDS is positioned at the intersection of Data Analytics and Operations Research. Our courses bring together expertise from a wide range of fields; machine learning, artificial intelligence, mathematical optimization, heuristic algorithm design and simulation. Electives and domain specializations will give you a competitive advantage in your chosen field. Designed for professionals with a STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) background, M.Sc. DDS begins with the fundamentals and takes you right up to the cutting-edge of machine learning, artificial intelligence and exact and heuristic optimization. Projects in data science and optimization will give you hands-on experience tackling real-world problems. Electives and specialization will allow you to develop comprehensive domain knowledge and subject matter expertise in engineering and a range of application areas and industry sectors.

MME-DDS Factsheet
Why you should choose the M.Sc. DDS
Career Perspectives


Study format:
M.Sc. Degree program
4 semesters (full-time)
Credit points:
Course fees:
30,000 EUR for the entire program
M.Sc. (RWTH)