Data Science for Decision Making

Rankings & recognition

  • Data Science for Decision Making is evaluated in the Dutch Master's Keuzegids

    Data Science for Decision Making has been revaluated in the 'Computer science'-category of the Dutch master's guide: Keuzegids.

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    The Keuzegids Masters offers rankings of all master’s programmes in the Netherlands. These rankings are based on the results from the Dutch National Student Survey, combined with expert evaluations. The Keuzegids is published annually by the Dutch Higher Education Information Centre. It is an independent publication that allows you to compare all accredited master’s programmes in the Netherlands.

     Learn more on the Keuzegids website (in Dutch)  

  • 96% of students would recommend Data Science for Decision Making to others

    Here are some of the highlights from the Data Science for Decision Making programme:

    • 96% of the students would recommend this programme to others
    • 95% of the students are satisfied or very satisfied with the instructors
    • 83% of the students are satisfied or very satisfied with the education


    Elsevier - Beste Studies 2018

    The Elsevier Best Studies Guide is published once a year by the Dutch magazine Elsevier. It contains student evaluations of each programme's education, contact hours, facilities, structure, instructors and assessment methods, as well as its organisation and communication. The guide is largely based on the results of the Dutch National Student Survey.

     For more information, visit the Elsevier website (in Dutch)  

  • UM is the ninth best Young University in the world

    The Young University Rankings 2020

    Maastricht University is placed ninth place in the 2022 Times Higher Education (THE) 'Young Universities' ranking for best young universities in the world. For the 10th year in a row, Maastricht University has been ranked as a TOP-10 university by the Young University Rankings of Times Higher Education. UM scores impressively high on the diverse level of its student body and its international outlook. In the 2021 QS 'Top 50 Under 50' (best universities in the world under 50 years old), UM rose from 23rd to 19th place.

     Go to the THE 'Young Universities Ranking'  
     Go to the QS 'Top 50 under 50'