Program

MSc. in Business Intelligence & Analytics

Sébastien DOAILLAT, Head of MSc in Business Intelligence & Analytics

Overview

Data is the new oil. The Master of Science in Business Intelligence & Analytics at ESC Clermont in France is a 16 to 18-month master programme taught entirely in English and accredited by the CGE. The programme trains Business Intelligence and Analytics professionals and equips them with methodology, concepts and skills to decode, analyse and interpret data allowing for efficient collaboration and decision making. Students will explore and master the analytical techniques, software tools, information systems and applications that are used to analyse what happened in the past while better anticipating the future. During the programme, students will delve into the science of business modeling, data discovery, data visualization and data analysis.

Classes last from October to May, followed by an internship of a minimum of 4 months along with an executive report.

> Innovation award of Master programmes in France
(Eduniversal – SMBG 2017)

Target

Recent graduates and professionals seeking to bridge the gap between IT and business requirements and explore Business Intelligence & Analytics. Students gain strong analytical skills to transform data into useful information, develop new business models and assure a better decision-making process.

Strengths

  • Taught entirely in English
  • Practical training: Mix of theory, practice and external conferences from professional references.
  • Mastery of tools and software: Use of market-leader software as MicroStrategy and SPSS through projects in agile method. Mix of theory and practice.
  • Preparation of future experts: An executive internship to apply the knowledge learnt and obtain professional experience.

Admission

Admission Requirements for International Students

  • A bachelor degree
  • Proficiency in English (Official TOEFL score of 550 at least, or IELTS 6.0)

  • Semester 1
    Business Intelligence & Analytics – Basics

    • BI Presentation
    • BI Fundamentals
    • BI Methodology
    • BI Methodology Applied (Project)
    • BI Segmentation
    • BI Segmentation Applied (Presentation)
    • BI Organization

    Management & Communication Skills

    • Writing and presentation skills
    • Français FLE
    • Mastering Data in Excel
    • Cultural Diversity (Integration Week)

    Career Development & Counseling

    • Job Marketing
    • Individual counseling
  • Semester 2
    ]Business Intelligence & Analytics – Advanced

    • Knowledge Management
    • Advanced Data Modeling
    • Advanced Data Discovery
    • Advanced Data Visualization
    • Advanced Analytics – Qualitative Data
    • Advanced Analytics – Quantitative Data
    • Advanced Analytics Applied (Group Project)
    Management & Communication Skills

    • Thesis Methodology
    • Information systems for managers
    • Français FLE
    • Strategic Management
    • Marketing Fundamentals

    Career Development & Counseling

    • Job Marketing
    • Individual counseling – Internship research
    • Individual counseling – Professional project
    • Meetings with practitioners
  • Semester 3

    Professional Mission & Thesis

    • Internship Thesis
    • Internship Oral Defense
    • Internship Company Assessment
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