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International School of Management (ISM) M.Sc. in Business Intelligence & Data Science
International School of Management (ISM)

M.Sc. in Business Intelligence & Data Science

4 Semesters

German, English

Full time

15 Jul 2024

Sep 2024

EUR 5,700 / per semester



The intelligent use of data has become a crucial competitive factor today, which is why data scientists, business analysts, system architects or data consultants are in high demand in the market today.

The graduate program Business Intelligence & Data Science takes 4 semesters (three with the fast-track option) and provides you with comprehensive methodological knowledge for well-founded data procurement as well as intelligent and automatic data evaluation and analysis.

The master's degree program in Business Intelligence and Data Science includes not only classic computer science-related topics (data management, quantitative methods, linear algebra) but also teaching units on business analysis, big data and data mining and includes many practical business analytics and consulting projects. This enables you to make important predictions for your future company and contributes significantly to achieving company goals more effectively.

Your advantages at a glance

  • High-quality training: first-class teaching, AACSB-accredited and unrestricted accreditation (FIBAA). ISM also occupies top positions in national and international rankings.
  • Practical: strong practical relevance and many lecturers from business.
  • Personal teaching atmosphere: learning in small learning groups.
  • Strong internationality: students with over 84 nationalities. Proportion of 30% international students.
  • Network of around 190 partner universities to choose from for your compulsory semester abroad.
  • Study the Data Science Master at four German locations: Dortmund, Munich, Hamburg and Stuttgart.

Gain international experience during a semester abroad

In order to gain important international experience, a semester abroad at ISM is firmly integrated into your studies. The semester abroad allows you to deepen your subject-specific knowledge. In addition, you will set individual priorities and get to know the intercultural peculiarities of the chosen cultural area. At the same time, you will perfect your language skills

In the M.Sc. In the Business Intelligence & For Data Science, you can choose from around 20 partner universities from a global university network.

Students at ISM experience the motto “International.” Individually. Inspiring". 84 nationalities are represented at the ISM, over 30 percent of which are international enrollments. Regular university life at the ISM also includes integrated semesters abroad at one of over 190 international partner universities as well as intensive language training can be completed both before the start of your studies and during your studies.

Acquire an international double qualification in the Master of Business Intelligence

At ISM you have the opportunity to complete an international double degree. In addition to the Master's degree from ISM, if you choose the Double Degree study option, you will also receive a second, internationally recognized Master's degree. In some cases, this is even possible as part of the integrated semester abroad, during which you acquire two master's degrees in two or two and a half years.

In the M.Sc. In the Business Intelligence & You can currently choose from the following double degree partner universities for Data Science:

  • Boston University
  • Cranfield University
  • Edinburgh Napier University
  • Ecole de Management de Normandie
  • Lancaster University
  • University of Ramon Llull

Important deadlines:

  • Last Call Discount: Enroll in this program by June 15 (for studies starting in fall) and get a 500 Euro fee discount.
  • Early Bird Discount: Enroll in this program by March 15 and get a 1,500 Euro fee discount.

For further information, please contact the ISM study advisors.

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