International Management know-how empowered by Big Data
Be it in a storefront retailer or an online shop, the finance sector or aviation, the travel industry or telecommunications; data affects business success in every industry sector. A large amount of unstructured data collected needs to not only be stored but also analyzed and efficiently utilized.
As a big data manager, it is your responsibility to generate strategic benefits from data. You will coordinate corresponding projects, and act as the interface between senior management, data engineers, and data analysts. You understand the principles of information management and artificial intelligence. You have a sense of new technologies and their applications in a business environment. And you are able to align those activities with the company’s strategy by understanding your management’s needs.
Lastly, you will use your expertise to critically analyze current advancements in the industry, differentiate between short-lived trends and realistic solutions, and advise senior management accordingly.
Facts & Figures
|Master of Arts (M.A.)||on Campus||2 semesters|
|Bad Honnef: March, September||from 6,290 EUR per semester||Bachelor’s degree, placement test if necessary,
proof of English language skills
What you will learn from us
The master program in Big Data Management prepares you for a career in one of the most important areas in future corporate environments.
- You will learn how to pre-process data, how to associate data from different sources, and how to analyze their relationships.
- You will learn about artificial intelligence for data analysis.
- You will evaluate the utility of these methods in various corporate scenarios.
- You will critically look at solution providers and understand the ethical, social, and security implications that emerge from big data management.
- You will deepen your management expertise and improve your analytical skills.
Course of study at a glance
- Strategic Aspects of the Service Industry
- Big Data and the Business Environment
- Data Science
- Data Utilization
- Application Scenarios and Case Studies
- Analytical Software and Frameworks
- Master Thesis and Colloquium
How does the course of studies work?
For our two-semester Master's program, you need a Bachelor's degree with 240 ECTS. If you already have professional experience or take our TASC placement test, a Bachelor's degree with 210 ECTS may be sufficient.
Where you will be studying
You can pursue our Big Data Management Master’s degree at our German campus in Bad Honnef.
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Big Data Engineer
The duties of a Data Engineer are very diverse. In general terms, they take care of all processes related to the generation, storage, maintenance, processing, enrichment and transfer of data. An important aspect here is the setup and monitoring of the hardware and software infrastructure - starting with the conception, purchase, and installation of all necessary components up to decisions about what software and services are used.
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About the School
IUBH Campus Studies at IUBH University of Applied Sciences offers on-campus degree programs that have a strong international focus: all courses are taught in English, the curriculum is aligned to the ... Read More