Study your master’s in data analytics in Germany and develop advanced skills in data analysis and information management systems to become a leader in the field.
In the age of Big Data, organisations now hold more information about their business environments than at any time in history. Add to that today’s increasing focus on data about consumer preferences, production processes, the supply chain, and sales forecasting, and you can understand why there is a growing appreciation among employers for the benefits of hiring professionals with postgraduate-level skills in big data and information systems management.
The MSc Data Analytics & Information Systems Management course offered at our Berlin campus covers the most important topics and practices in the field of Big Data today, while at the same time helping you refine your management and leadership abilities. Whether you’re already leading a team of data analysts or want to take on a higher management position in your organisation, this course has been designed to help you achieve your next career goal.
While taking a deep dive into data analytics and modern information management systems, you’ll further develop your professional skills to thrive on any career path you choose.
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To earn your master’s in data analytics and information systems management, you’ll complete 180 credit hours, divided over the following 7 modules:
The way we assess our students provides you with the opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways. That’s why we choose a range of methods to keep track of how well you are progressing. These include:
At Arden University we consider applications on a case by case basis. If you have significant work experience, have qualifications you have gained elsewhere, or a degree or qualification that isn't a clear pathway to this degree - we are more than happy to discuss your application.
To be eligible to study this degree, we need to see that you have:
We also offer an internal English test for applicants who are unable to provide an English Proficiency letter. Get in touch to find out more.
At Arden University we are more than happy to consider, and positively encourage, an application from you if you have substantial management experience (typically 5 years) and can show us that you have the motivation to study the programme.
We’ll ask you for a personal statement that demonstrates your ability to study your master's course. We may also want references and evidence of relevant work experience.
If you have other postgraduate-level business awards you may be eligible for entry and/or exemptions. This will be assessed on an individual basis.
If you don’t already have a degree, and you’re not quite there with the required amount of work experience, we may be able to offer you a place on one of our undergraduate degree programmes.
Whilst you can read your study materials on your smart phone or tablet, to make the most of your learning experience, you will need access to a laptop or computer (we recommend one running the latest version of Windows), and a good stable internet connection.
Before embarking on your master’s degree, take a moment to get familiar with our staff here in Berlin. Our Computing and IT faculty members are a dedicated group of professionals who each have years of experience in their field, and want to help guide you towards your career goals. Follow the link below to get to know the faculty a little bit better.
No matter where your interests or area of expertise lie within this field, you will be ready to take on any new challenges you face after graduation.
I chose Arden University Berlin because they provide an environment to further your knowledge and pursue opportunities in a new field.
We want all of our graduates to feel confident in their ability to thrive on their chosen career path. Our master’s in data analytics and information systems management covers the full breadth of skills and knowledge you’ll need to reach your professional goals in the field.
As a graduate, you’ll have knowledge of:
After earning your master’s degree, you’ll see so many professional opportunities open up for you. As a graduate in Berlin, you’ll also have the chance to apply for an 18-month post-study residence permit to work in Germany.
With some more specialised training, you could find yourself in a fulfilling career in positions including:
If you're looking to gain some additional skills as you study, you can take an industry-certified online course while you’re studying your Arden degree, at no extra cost.
You can choose to become certified on Salesforce Trailhead, gain certification through Cisco’s Networking Academy, or take courses on Amazon’s cloud-based learning platform, AWS Educate. All of these courses complement our degree modules and are highly valued by employers worldwide.
Once you’ve enrolled with Arden, our careers centre is easily accessible directly from inside our online platform, ilearn. The careers centre is here to help you discover the areas of your academic and professional life that you find most meaningful and rewarding, and then apply this to your career pathway.
Just a few of the career tools you’ll find in the careers centre include: