Deadline for course registration is two weeks before the start of the block in which the course is scheduled.
* BDS partners are the schools of economics and business of EUR, UvA and Vrije Universiteit
The Business Data Science courses are advanced courses, targeting students with quantitative skills and a solid background in mathematics, statistics and econometrics. For each course, entrance requirements have been stipulated (see the individual course pages). The program director will assess all students who apply for registration to check whether they meet the entrance requirements. Assessment is done based on previous course work, a resume and a short motivation letter.
To register for a course please upload in the registration form:
- Your CV
- An overview of earlier coursework and grades
- A short motivation letter
The Machine Learning and Deep Learning courses are taught in blocks of eight weeks, with lectures during the first six weeks; the eighth week of each block typically serves as an exam week. In addition, these courses have weekly one-hour classes, taught by a teaching assistant, in which students work on and discuss homework assignments. The Natural Language Processing course consists of 7 weeks of lectures and is concluded by an exam week.
Courses in 2020: