Master-Distance Learning DevOps and Cloud Computing

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

Start your online master’s programme in DevOps and Cloud Computing today

All the IT knowledge you need wrapped up in one study programme. This master’s focuses on two topics: DevOps – meaning the integration of software development (dev) and IT operations (ops). And Cloud Computing – meaning the storage and management of data within a network. The combination of these topics supplies you with the knowledge necessary to plan and direct DevOps culture in various companies. This helps relieve teams – and improve company culture.  

Depending on your background, we offer you a choice of two master’s programmes: the 60 ECTS programme in DevOps and Cloud Computing Management or the 120 ECTS programme in DevOps and Cloud Computing. 

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 master’s programmes in DevOps and Cloud Computing

We offer you a choice of two master’s programmes: the 60 ECTS programme in DevOps and Cloud Computing Management or the 120 ECTS programme in DevOps and Cloud Computing.

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 (must be acquired after completing the undergraduate degree) 
  • 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 
  • 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 knowledge of English 

Your advantage: Building on your professional experience, you complete your master’s degree in no time.


Your admission requirements for the 120 ECTS programme: 

  • Completed undergraduate degree in IT or business informatics to the extent of at least 180 ECTS 
  • If your undergraduate degree does not have a corresponding focus, you can be admitted via a master’s entrance exam. 
  • Proof of your knowledge of German or English 

Your advantage: You invest a little more time and expand the knowledge from 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.

Simply register online for your desired programme.
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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 in Project Management

The consecutive master’s programme in DevOps and Cloud Computing qualifies you for responsible positions in the IT sector. You take the lead planning, directing and implementing DevOps culture. You get to choose two electives such as “Secure Software Development, “Machine Learning and Deep Learning” or “Nachhaltige Unternehmensentwicklung”.

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.
Apply now
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Your professional future

DevOps (Cloud) Engineer

As a DevOps (Cloud) engineer, you create, automate and manage CI/CD pipelines. By integrating development infrastructure into the CI/CD pipeline and IT operations, you make sure everything runs smoothly. In addition, you supply automated self-service IT infrastructure. It is your responsibility to implement the monitoring and the observability of software products on the basis of on-premises and cloud computing.

Find out more about the 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.