FAECTOR Consultancy Project (FCP)


The FAECTOR Consultancy Project (FCP) offers you the opportunity to help non-profit organisations and small companies with data analytics projects, while at the same time allowing you to put your econometric knowledge into practice. You will gain valuable experience as a consultant and improve both your analytical and soft skills in a team accompanied by professionals. You will work in teams of 5 and participate in several trainings that will help them with the execution of the project. One of the trainings will be given by MIcompany who are experts in the field of data analytics and consultancy.

The participating organizations for the FCP 2019 are: the Dutch Healthcare Inspectorate (Inspectie Gezondheidszorg en Jeugd), Kunsthal, the National Library (Koninklijke Bibliotheek) and Rotterdam Partners.

Important dates

  • General information session: March 25, 17:00-18:00, T3-29

  • Application deadline: 1st of April 23:59

  • Project: 4th of April - 28th of June

In case you are selected the following dates are important:

  • Information session: 4th of April, 17:00-18:00, Polak 2-16

  • Visit organization/company: week of 8th of April - 12th of April*

  • Workshop 1: week of 8th of April - 12th of April*

  • Workshop 2: week of 13th of May - 17th of May*

* exact date will be announced soon


Hand in your CV, gradelist and motivation letter before the 1st of April 23:59 here. In your application you can rank the five different projects. Please describe in your motivation letter, which can be half a page (A4) at most, why we should select you for your preferred choice. You will hear whether you are selected on the 3rd of April.