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Data Analytics

Executive education program in English

Data Analytics (DA.2025)

Location: Self-paced online
Dates: Any time
2,400 €

Convert data insights into business value

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This is a self-paced online program. Start at any time. Finish within 6 months.


A successful business is a data-driven business. We are all aware of the power of analytics to drive growth and outperform competitors, but for many of us, leveraging data to make more effective decisions remains a key challenge. 

This program will help you to dive deeper into your data, identify valuable insights and design new strategies around them.  

  • Understand the methods of contemporary analytics  

  • Acquire the skills to interpret data and extract actionable insights 

  • Learn to understand the language of your data analysts 

  • Prepare for new AI tools that can enhance, automate and scale your decision making   

Intelligent use of data can transform every aspect of your business. Don’t overlook its potential. 

Data Analytics (DA.2025)

Location: Self-paced online
Dates: Any time
2,400 €

Your profile

  • You are a senior manager or an executive  

  • You want to implement data-driven decision processes in your teams 

  • You want to acquire the knowledge and communication skills needed to steer your analysts 

  • You are confronted with a specific analytics challenge and expected to come up with concrete proposals on how to distill and extract value from data 


  • Become an informed and empowered user of analytics 

  • Learn how to use key tools for quantitative analysis 

  • Understand how machine learning can power new insights and automate decision making 

  • Journey into the world of predictive analytics and prepare to leverage it to build stronger customer experiences 

  • Examine risk analysis and the power of decisions trees to help navigate through complex decision-making under uncertainty 


  • Analytics Fundamentals: how to use the toolkit of an analyst. 

  • Advanced Analytics: explore predictive analytics, focusing on regression and cluster analysis 

  • Decision Trees and Risk Analysis: learn about decision trees as an advanced tool to address uncertainty by mapping out, organizing, and analyzing decision paths and chance events  

  • Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence: discover how machine learning can enhance, automate, and scale business decision-making processes 


Find out more

Data Analytics: A program overview

Optional Kick-off sessions

Before starting each module, join us for a kick-off session where you will get an opportunity to learn more about the course content, benefit from on-boarding with our learning platform and get a chance to meet your lecturers and peers.


The program team and lecturers set the stage with an introduction to the program's content and an overview of the suggested learning journey. Benefit from a technical on-boarding for our learning platform the HUB.

Participants will also get the chance to get to know each other and their lecturers.

Kick-off Module 3:

Participants have the opportunity to ask questions about their learning journeys in modules one and two.

Christoph Burger and Jens Weinmann, the lecturers from module three will explain its learning objectives. They will also explore the technical options of creating decision trees using three different types of software, which are all supported in online tutorials in module three.

Kick-off Module 4:

Participants have the opportunity to ask questions about their learning journey in module three.

Prof. Jan Nimczik, the lecturer from module four, outlines its didactic objectives and the software deployed.

Expert Talk:

We invite a practitioner from the corporate world to provide insights into the challenges and opportunities of implementing data-driven decision-making tools in a business context, followed by Q&A and a discussion with participants and lecturers





"Having completed the Data Analytics program at ESMT Berlin, I was impressed by the immersive exercises and interactive forums, fostering collaboration and insight-sharing among peers. Embracing challenges, I've enhanced my analytical mindset and eagerly anticipate exploring AI-driven task automation with my team." 

Michele Gandolfo, Upstream Supply Chain Lead, HelloFresh Italia

"Through ESMT's rigorous online program, I acquired practical expertise in data analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning, empowering me to make informed, data-driven managerial decisions."

David Alvarez Barragan, Global Service Manager, Infosys

Postgraduate Diploma in Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Management

This program can also be taken as part of the Postgraduate Diploma in Management curriculum. Bring your career to the next level and gain the formal recognition of your professional development with this university-level certificate.

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Your Program Advisor

Your program advisor

​​​​​​​Beatrix Becker
Head of Business Development, ESMT Berlin

Phone: +49 30 21231 6205

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