Trained data scientists are high in demand, which means the career prospects are very promising. The track touches upon a wide range of topics and skills. Students have the opportunity to specialise in specific areas of behavioural data science.
Graduates of the track have gone on to work as:
… at companies/institutes in different fields. These include the public sector, NGOs, education (edTech), health or public tech companies. We collaborate with Amsterdam Data Science. See for example the AIgents community for different data science jobs.
You can make use of a wide variety of career tools and support from the UvA Student Careers Centre (SCC) during your studies. The SCC organises career events, workshops, training courses, as well as CV checks, interview practice sessions and much more.
The UvA Student Careers Centre organises several events for Bachelor's and Master's students from all disciplines. They include workshops, labour market trends, inspiring speakers, CV check, contact with employers, having a professional LinkedIn photo taken and best practises for applying to jobs.