Announcing the Analytics Academy Programmes for 2019

November 13, 2018

Data Science Essentials by The Analytics Academy

In 2019, we are offering a new 8-day hands-on Data Science course for business professionals. If you are ready to take the next step towards becoming a junior data scientist, join the new university part-time course Data Science Essentials.


  • Day 1: Introduction to Data Science & Introduction to Python programming
  • Day 2: Python programming
  • Day 3: Basic statistics for Data Science
  • Day 4: Data Preprocessing
  • Day 5: Exploratory Data Analysis
  • Day 6: Advanced Statistics for Data Science
  • Day 7: Visualization
  • Day 8: Hackathon

What are the key benefits?

  • You will be able to handle structured and unstructured data.
  • You can judge the quality of data.
  • You are able to perform analysis on it.
  • You can report the results in a visual matter.

Who should join the course Big Data for Managers?

People that perform analysis on any form of data on a daily basis or that are looking to move into such a position. A technical background or profound affinity is a prerequisite since you will be learning a programming language and will be developing competences in statistics.

Register to join this course at Amsterdam Business School. To request a tailor-made course for your company or other information, please contact Robert Monné

Dates Spring 2019:

  • Thursday 14 and Friday 15 February 2019
  • Thursday 14 and Friday 15 March 2019
  • Thursday 11 and Friday 12 April 2019
  • Thursday 9 and Friday 10 May 2019

For more information contact:

Susan Nuijten
Programme Manager
The Analytics Academy
+31 20 5256134

Lead departments Business

Degree Executive Programme

Format Part-time

Working experience Not required

Duration 8 days


Big Data for Managers

Programme – Professional education

Two-day overview course on Big Data for (project)managers and consultants. Look beyond the hype: the terms, techniques and technologies of Big Data by experienced data-consultants and university professors.

Organisation The Analytics Academy

Language English

Coordinator(s) S. E. Nuijten

Duration 2 days

More info HERE