Date: May 17, 2010
A new MSc course about Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery starts next semester at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME).
The Master of Science in Analytical Business Intelligence (MSc in ABI) as a track in Masters program in Business Informatics is a professional degree, designed to give students a thorough understanding on the field, about tools, methods, applications and practice of advanced analytics used in business life.
Under the cooperation between SAS and BME an agreement was signed between the two institutions that BME become an education center in Hungary (like Institute for Advanced Analytics at NCSU). Furthermore, the Institute for Advanced Analytics at NCSU has signed a letter of cooperation with the BME to support the effort of university to launch a degree similar to the MSA in 2010. Another request for English program comes from Morgan Stanley which has R&D centers for analytics and IT in Budapest with international staff.