Master Data Management (M.Sc.)

MY SYSTEM? INTENSIVE DATA.

Do you like handling data? Then take your knowledge to the next level. With your Master’s degree in Data Management you will create a future that is in tune with the times. And you will help shaping the digital transformation.  

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ORGANIZE TOMORROWS CURRENCY. WITH YOUR DATA MANAGEMENT STUDIES.

Data is the nervous system of every company, and professionally organised data management is one of the most important drivers for its success. As a data expert, you will take care of various aspects from data mining to quantitative data analysis and ensure optimal data visualisation in the management cockpit. With the technologically and scientifically oriented Master's degree in Data Management, you will be optimally prepared for concrete tasks and challenges in the environment of data-intensive projects. 

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Career

YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: INFINITE.

Data management is a key issue of the future ‒ for almost all industries. As an expert in managing data, you will be in high demand in the business world. As Data Manager, you are qualified for leadership positions in applied or organisational data management. Your fields of activity? They are really diverse and wide-ranging. You can, for instance, work in database administration, data mining, data security or process management. In addition, there are many other career opportunities in different occupational areas ‒ depending on your specialization. For example, you can become a Solution Architect for Data Systems, Technical Manager of Data-Intensive Projects, Operational Manager of Data-Intensive Projects, DataOps Engineer, Data Analyst or Master Data Management Specialist.

Choose how you want to study Data Management at IU

There is no right or wrong way to study Data Management, only an IU study programme that perfectly suits you and your individual needs. Accordingly, you can complete your Master's degree completely independent of location and 100% online as a distance learning programme. For maximum freedom in your studies, you can choose from various time models and an innovative mix of digital learning tools, virtual live formats and personal support.

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You study completely on your own terms – whenever, wherever and however you want! Get the perfect blend of innovative study tools, interactive study formats via video chat (live or on demand) and personal support.

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Degree
Master of Science
State-recognised & award-winning*
English
Admission requirements
With and without Abitur (A-Levels)
No NC (admissions restrictions) or waiting semester
Advantages of the study format
Flexible learning on the online campus - whenever and wherever you want
Innovative study app IU Learn and online campus
Possibility to study alongside your job thanks to 100% online teaching
Personal support from study advisors, teachers, study coaches and career coaches
Take your online exams 24/7 from the comfort of your own home
Campus
Virtual campus – 100 % online
Time model
Start your studies at any time
Full time – 12 months
Part time I – 18 months
Part time II – 24 months
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* Information on accreditation and state approval can be found on the sub-page of the degree programme.

Why you should study Data Management

A Master’s degree at IU will help you in every respect, be it personally or professionally. By specialising in a particular subject or through a special combination of selected contents, you will acquire qualified professional competences that will pay off several times over. You will not only benefit from the targeted expansion of your professional horizon, you will also improve your general career opportunities, for example, by being preferred over other candidates who "only" have a Bachelor's degree. Your Master's degree will also have a noticeable effect on your starting salary and open up new prospects for exciting challenges as an internationally sought-after manager. 


This is what your Master’s degree in Data Management at IU looks like

In the Master's degree in Data Management at IU International University of Applied Sciences, you will learn everything about modern technologies, concepts and frameworks to process data efficiently and securely. You will also learn the necessary skills to develop and implement powerful, reliable and secure backends for data-intensive applications. In addition to the Python programming language, topics such as data security and data analysis in the cloud are also among the focal points of this Master's programme. In addition, you can specialise in many areas, such as master data management, data mining, business analysis or company process management.  


A look into the future: What you will be able to do after graduating

As a graduate with a Master’s degree in Data Management, you will be needed in almost all industries. Because you know how to manage data, you’ll be highly sought after in the business world and take on leading positions in applied or organisational management. Your fields of activity will be extremely broad, which is why you’ll be able to work in database administration, data mining or in the areas of data security and process management. Depending on your chosen specialisation, you will also have many other career opportunities in a wide variety of professional fields - be it as a database manager, data engineer or cloud solution architect

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We are moving

From 01st March the virtual campus of the part-time studies programme is part of the IU distance learning programme and then takes place in this new environment. Nothing else will change for you: You will also benefit from interactive courses via video chat, smart online teaching and the exchange with lecturers and students.

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