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Filtered company data is needed for the targeted control and optimisation of business processes. With a degree in (business) informatics, data science or an economic or natural science subject, you will have the necessary knowledge in dealing with database systems and ETL tools to develop all common data types and implement corresponding data warehousing concepts. But it is your Master's degree in Business Intelligence (BI) that will bridge the gap between business strategy and big data, enabling you to manage both operational activities and large amounts of data.
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You can complete your Master's degree in Business Intelligence at IU as a distance learning programme 100% online. For maximum freedom and self-determined learning, you will not only have an innovative mix of interactive teaching formats at your disposal. In addition, IU’s distance learning programme offers you numerous other advantages.
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Why you should study Business Intelligence
With a Master’s degree, you’ll be able to take your career to the next level and bring the specialist knowledge you have gained to a new level. This way, you won’t only be able to pursue a certain professional direction, but also specialise in a selected subject area. First and foremost, this will give you an attractive competitive advantage over other applicants who “only” have a Bachelor’s degree. In addition, your Master’s degree will give you the skills you need to take on important management functions with significantly more responsibility later on. This will also be reflected in your salary sooner or later. Your Master’s degree offers you optimal opportunities for advancement and career development.
This is what your Master’s degree in Business Intelligence at IU looks like
The Master’s degree in Business Intelligence at IU International University of Applied Sciences provides you with valuable basic and specialised knowledge along the entire BI process chain – from data management and the business intelligence process to corporate strategy. While you acquire the necessary basic knowledge of business management in basic courses, you will be made fit in ETL technologies, data warehousing and all other disciplines in the area of BI. You’ll determine the focus of your Master’s degree in Business Intelligence yourself, whereby you will be able to choose between different areas such as data preparation and storage, conventional and NoSQL data warehousing or data visualisation and effective reporting.
A look into the future: What you will be able to do after graduating
Data is a strategic asset in the age of digitalisation. Those who can manage it intelligently have a decisive competitive advantage. Accordingly, industry analysts predict that investments in the business intelligence market will almost double. This means that the need for IT specialists will continue to increase. As a graduate with a Master's degree in BI, you will take on leading positions in lower and middle management in this rapidly growing environment. For example, you’ll be able to work as a Business Intelligence Analyst preparing, cleansing and modelling data, as a Business Intelligence Solution Architect analysing business processes or as a Data Consultant developing data strategies.
The most important questions about studying Business Intelligence
You can study our Master’s degree in Business Intelligence completely independently and flexibly. Thanks to its virtual learning format with interactive online courses, you’ll be able to complete your studies at IU completely independent of time and location.
The Master’s programme in Business Intelligence lasts 24, 36 or 48 months. The duration of your studies at IU depends on the time model you choose. And if you need a little more time or want to extend your studies flexibly, it won’t be a problem.
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