Full Time Programme


The Master in Big Data Management program prepares students to work effectively with complex, real-world data with the objective to create value from it.
LUISS Business School’s Master in Big Data Management provides young professionals with the skills necessary to be at the forefront of modern Business Analytics technique and to become a Data Scientist.
A Data Scientist must combine a hybrid set of competencies: she/he is a computer hacker with good knowledge of advanced statistical techniques, but she/he also possesses a thorough understanding of the business world and excellent communication skills.
Finding these set of competencies in a single person is rare; they need to be built choosing a mix that is right for the field of applications.
The Master in Big Data Management program put at center stage the economic and business ideas that are vital for developing effective data solutions. The program’s curriculum is designed to prepare students to design analytical models and interpreting them from a clear business oriented perspective.

Professional Competence:

  • Skills to collect, process and extract value from giant and diverse data sets
  • Ability to work with different computing tools in order to address complex problems
  • Imagination to understand, visualize, and communicate findings to non-data scientists
  • Ability to create data-driven solutions that boost profits, reduce costs and improve efficiency

 Specific Competence:

  • SQL
  • Hadoop/Spark
  • R
  • Python
  • Linear Algebra/Multivariate calculus
  • Statistics
  • Econometrics
  • Machine Learning

Job Opportunities

There is a growing demand for professionals trained to collect data and to use analytics tools to drive business decisions. At the same time, there is a short supply of data scientists in the global job market. The gap between demand and supply of skills is accelerating. While it poses serious challenges for recruiters, it offers enviable opportunity for professionals who have the right skills and training.

Master in Big Data Management graduates have a perfect skill set for a career in analytics, including the ability to analyze large datasets and to develop modeling solutions for supporting complex decisions. Students also gain a sound understanding of the fundamental principles of marketing, finance, customer relationship management along with communication skills to present results to a non-technical business audience.

 Some of the industries where Master in Big Data Management graduates are employed:

  • Computer Software
  • Internet
  • Research
  • IT and Services
  • Car Industry

LUISS Educational Model

For years, LUISS has played a key role in Italy’s economic development and cultural evolution. LUISS has trained world-class leaders sensitive to the values of the market culture and the rules of a modern democracy, and has made important contributions in the fields of Economics, Management, Law and Political Science. LUISS provides a state-of-the art model for advanced education and pursues academic excellence. Our mission is to offer the best education and services to our students. We respond to the needs of the global market and emerging professions and our teaching methods and styles are in line with the best international universities.