Master-Distance Learning Data Management

Study by your own rules
60 or 120 ECTS English
Distance Learning

Start your online master’s programme in Data Management today

Your work makes things safer for everyone: Data Management is already one of the most important future skills that can get you into top-level positions. In your online master’s programme in Data Management, you analyse the entire data processing life cycle, learn about cloud technologies and can focus on areas such as cyber security

Depending on your personal goals and experience, you can choose between a 60 ECTS programme and a 120 ECTS programme. While the 60 ECTS programme builds on your professional experience and teaches you to manage challenging projects, the 120 ECTS programme develops your technical skills as well as your sense of social responsibility for protecting sensitive data. 

Summary Your study programme summed up
  • Study programme & degree
    Master of Science (MSc) 60 or 120 ECTS
    English
    Full-time or part-time, 100% flexible
  • Application & starting date
    Start your studies later
    Online application, no application deadlines
  • Study duration & extension
    12-48 months, depending on model
    Extension possible free of charge
  • Locations
    Study programme independent of time & place
    No mandatory attendance
    Innovative study tools available on online-campus & in the IU Learn App
    Exams online or at nearest examination centre
  • Study fees
    Starting at 316€/month, depending on model
    Regular discount campaigns
  • Recognition & Approval
    The IU International University of applied sciences is state-approved, accredited & internationally renowned
Free trial? Let’s go! You can try out your study programme for four weeks – no commitment. The fees for this period only apply if you decide to continue your studies with us.

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Study Programs

Your online studies master’s programmes in Data Management

You can study Data Management as a 60 ECTS and 120 ECTS programme: 
 
Your admission requirements for the 60 ECTS programme: 

  • Completed undergraduate degree 
  • Proof of at least one year of qualified professional experience when starting the study programme 
  • With 210 ECTS from the first degree: Direct access possible with proof of at least one year of qualified professional experience when starting the study programme 
  • With 180 ECTS from the first degree: Attendance of courses amounting to 30 ECTS and proof of at least one year of qualified professional experience OR proof of at least two years of qualified professional experience when starting the study programme 
  • Proof of your English language skills 

Your advantage: Get your master's degree in no time, building on your professional experience. 

 

Your admission requirements for the 120 ECTS programme: 

  • Completed undergraduate degree in the field of (business) informatics, data science, digital business or data management or a related area 
  • If your undergraduate degree has no corresponding focus, you can be admitted via a master’s entrance exam. 
  • Proof of your English language skills 

Your advantage: Invest a little more time and gain deeper knowledge based on your bachelor's degree. 

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100% Flexible

At IU you study at your own pace

100% your way

Take your IU study programme with you – no matter whether you’re on your way to work or traveling the world. You even get to choose whether you want to take your exams online or on site.

Innovative

The online campus and our study app IU Learn are innovative smart tools for every learning style. You study according to your individual needs.

Personalised
Your electives allow you to focus on those areas that best fit your goals. You prepare for the career you want with the subjects you care about.

Free trial? Let’s go! You can try out your study programme for four weeks – no commitment. The fees for this period only apply if you decide to continue your studies with us.

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Advantages

Your advantages in IU Distance Learning

Your degree brings with it many career advantages, such as the chance of a salary increase, more attractive tasks or career advancement. In addition, you will develop personally! We make sure that you can integrate your studies as flexibly as possible into your daily work and family life.
Salary increase
After graduating, you can benefit from a salary increase of up to 25%.
Professional development
This study programme is ideal for your professional development.
Career boost
We offer you a wide range of expert knowledge to increase your value on the job market.

Your electives in the master’s programme Data Management

Data is a great treasure that must be stored responsibly. With targeted elective options, you can distinguish yourself as a data management professional. In the 60 ECTS programme, you choose one of 8 elective modules such as data miner, technical project lead or business analyst. In the 120 ECTS programme, you choose two out of 8 elective modules, such as master data manager, data scientist or data security and protection expert. 

Free trial? Let’s go! You can try out your study programme for four weeks – no commitment. The fees for this period only apply if you decide to continue your studies with us.

Simply register online for your desired programme.
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Careers

Your professional future

Database Manager

What is the best way to store large amounts of data? How can I get quick readouts that are relevant to my organisation? And how do I process structured data? As a database manager, you try to find answers to these questions. 

Find out more about our 120 ECTS programme 

Why IU is the best choice
  • Personalised & flexible

    You get to study whenever, however and wherever you want – thanks to our digital campus, flexible full- and part-time models and exams you can sit online at any time. You even decide when to start your studies! 

  • State-approved & award-winning

    Our study programmes are state-approved and multi-award-winning. That makes us and our students happy – according to Fernstudiencheck.de, they are 96% likely to recommend us. 

  • Here for you – personally

    Get the support you need: via our online campus, you can participate in live sessions, chat with fellow students or benefit from our study and career coaching. 

  • Practically oriented

    Thanks to our wide selection of practically oriented specialisations, you can create your own profile and develop skills for the career you’re dreaming of.