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ADMISSION AND GRANTS
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2017-2018 (RD 1393/2007)
One academic year, full-time
This is not a degree title qualifying with ministerial approval for the exercise of regulated professional activities.
Marçal Mora Cantallops
Miguel A. Sicilia Urbán
Salvador Sánchez Alonso
Elena García Barriocanal
Marçal Mora Cantallops
The goals of this Master's degree are in line with the stipulates of the Spanish Framework for Higher Education Qualifications (MECES) and ensure the achievement of the basic competences required to obtain a master's degree, in accordance with article 3.3, Appendix I of R.D. 1393/2007.
Fulfilment of the goals means students have achieved competences which must be consistent with the fundamental rights of equality between men and women, with the principles of equal opportunities and of universal accessibility for the disabled, and with the values proper to a democratic and peace-loving culture.
This Master's will train students in fields related to Big Data technology and Business Analytics based on data science. Students will study, among others:
Candidates' degrees will be assessed individually to determine the training complements (detailed in later sections) required to ensure that the programme is used properly. These training complements may be compulsory or recommended, depending on the student's profile. The compulsory nature of these complements means that they must be taken in order to start the Master's (see timetable) and they will appear on the student's academic record.
1. Currículum Vitae.
2. Motivation letter.
3. Copy of the University Academic Record.
4. Copy of two recommendation letters (recommended).
5. Personal interview with the candidate.
6. Optional English language test if no certificate equivalent to B2 is provided. Good level of English is required to understand technical information and other materials provided.
7. Admission test if the academic committee considers it appropriate.
The value of these criteria will be 33% of the final assessment.
For Master's Dissertations to be defended from academic year 2019-20 onwards, it has been established that, along with the Master's Dissertation, the student must submit to the director the summarized report (% of coincidence) given through Turnitin application, once the director has opened the application to obtain the aforementioned report (Approved by the Official Postgraduate and Doctoral Studies Committee, on its regular session dated 24th September 2019).
The classes of the Master's regular subjects will not overlap those of the training complements in any case.
University of Alcalá
Ctra. Madrid-Barcelona, Km. 33,600
28805 Alcalá de Henares (Madrid)
Installations, services and plans
(Computer rooms, bibliographic resources, libraries, study rooms...)
Students will attend face-to-face classes with their own laptops.
Miguel A. Sicilia
Recently implanted degree.