Full time September MSc 2 years

About the course

Big Data and Data Engineering

Big data has turned out to have giant potential, but poses major challenges at the same time. On the one hand, big data is driving the next stage of technological innovation and scientific discovery. Accordingly, big data has been called the “gold” of the digital revolution and the information age. On the other hand, the global volume of data is growing at a pace which seems to be hard to control. In this light, it has been noted that we are “drowning in a sea of data”.

Faced with these prospects and risks, the world requires a new generation of data specialists. Data engineering is an emerging profession concerned with big data approaches to data acquisition, data management and data analysis. Providing you with up-to-date knowledge and cutting-edge

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Entry Requirements

Letter of motivation; bachelor degree certificate; university transcript; two letters of recommendation; English language proficiency test (not required if English was the language of instruction at the undergraduate level)


€ 20,000 per academic year

All applicants are considered for merit-based scholarships of up to € 12,000 per year

Financing Options: Each admitted candidate will receive an individual financial package.

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Scholarships are awarded based on individual merit and worth up to € 12,000 per year.

Value of Scholarship(s)

€ 1,000 - € 12,000 per year


All applicants for the MSc Computational Life Science, the MSc Data Engineering and the MSc Supply Chain Engineering & Management at Jacobs University are eligible for scholarships.

Application Procedure

Candidates who apply for one of the programs will be automatically considered for scholarships.

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