MSc in Information Systems Engineering
The studies towards MSc Degree in Information Systems Engineering with Focus on Data Mining and Business Intelligence are aimed at training researchers and professionals with strong analytical skills in the areas of Data Mining, Data Science, Predictive Analytics, Big Data, and Business Intelligence. The studies in Data Mining and Business Intelligence are mainly targeted at the BSc graduates of Information Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, and Industrial Engineering. The degree requirements include writing a research thesis in a relevant area and eight mandatory and elective courses including at least six courses in Data Mining and Business Intelligence.
Data Mining and Business Intelligence deal with automatic data analysis and knowledge extraction from internal and external sources with the goal of supporting the organizational decision-making process. This field has become a critical factor in today’s competitive environment and it serves all tiers of management from operational decisions to strategic planning. The studies are meeting the evident need for professionals in Big Data, Business Intelligence, and Data Mining.
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev