Degree structure

From 1 September 2022, the joint Master’s program of TU/e and Tilburg University - Data Science and Entrepreneurship - has a new name: Master Data Science in Business and Entrepreneurship. This new name better covers the content of the program: you learn how to use data science to develop innovative activities for both established corporations and promising start-ups.
The information available on this website will soon be updated. Please visit the webpage of Tilburg University for a correct and complete overview of the program. 
Should you be interested in applying for the Master or pre-Master: from now on, all applications must be sent to Tilburg University. After unconditional admission, you will be enrolled in both universities and you will have access to the facilities of all three campuses in ’s-Hertogenbosch, Eindhoven and Tilburg.


This Data Science in Business and Entrepreneurship master’s program is a two-year full-time program requiring students to attain 120 credits (ECTS). The master starts at the end of August / beginning of September as the academic year kicks off. Each semester consists of a series of courses, followed by a written examination period lasting two to three weeks. The program is divided into the following components:

  • 10 compulsory courses (60 EC)
  • Five elective courses (30 EC)
  • A master’s thesis (30 EC)

Follow in the footsteps of these first-year master’s students: