University of Tübingen

Data Science in Business and Economics

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Business and Economics
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English & German
Language
Winter semester:  15 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free / €1500
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in business administration, economics, or related fields.

Required ECTS credits: 180.

Further, you must have experience in writing code in a statistical programming language (preferably R or Python). You can prove your experience:

  • by showing that you have successfully passed modules in your qualifying degree that involves students' writing code (preferably R or Python), or
  • by providing documents that demonstrate your skills/experience in writing code in a statistical programming language (preferably R or Python), e.g., part of a B.Sc.-thesis, or
  • by providing other documentation that establishes your skills/experience in writing code in a statistical programming language (preferably R or Python).
GPA Rate 2.50

Language Requirements


The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

languageEnglish
TOEFL iBT
min 80
TOEFL pBT
min 550
IELTS
min 6
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
TOEIC
min 700
UNIcert
min III
Cambridge
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Cambridge
min C1 Business Higher (BEC Higher)
languageGerman
DSH
min DSH 2
TestDaF
min TDN 4
telc Deutsch
min C1
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language skills can also be proven by a German Abitur including at least 6 (G8) or 7 (G9) years of English, a transcript of studies proving at least 30 ECTS-Credits were obtained in English-taught modules, a bachelor's degree in English/America Studies, or a university degree obtained in the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia or New Zealand.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester:February 04 (German)February 04 (EU)February 04 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
interview
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Application Documents


  1. Bachelor's degree certificate (see previous degree field) stating that you have successfully completed a first university degree or a certificate (or equivalent documents) providing evidence of the successful completion of at least the year prior to your final examination in the equivalent studies. You must also submit a complete transcript of records with a final grade or calculated grade average. Transcripts of records containing generic module titles (such as Business Administration I, II, and III) should be accompanied by detailed module descriptions. The transcript should prove you have solid intermediate knowledge in:
    1. Statistics/mathematics/econometrics.
    2. Business administration.
    3. Economics.
  2. CV in tabular format in English or German.
  3. Letter of motivation explaining your reasons for applying for this degree and outlining your qualifications for it. Kindly limit yourself to one page, the letter may be composed either in English or in German.
  4. Proof of English and German language skills (see language requirements).
  5. Further documents proving specific qualifications relevant to the desired course of study may be submitted. Examples of these additional documents are, among others, proof of additional foreign language skills, results of standardized tests specific to the fields of business and economics (such as GRE or GMAT), and certificates of participation in summer schools or research projects that are not documented in your academic transcript. Please note that neither a GMAT nor a GRE are a prerequisite for any of the M.Sc. programs but that they may serve as an indication that you possess a certain skill set.
    Note: it is not compulsory to send reference letters. However, if you wish to hand in reference letters, you can do so voluntarily.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website