Leuphana University Lüneburg

Management & Data Science

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Computer Science
English only
Winter semester:  01 Jul
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Study mode:
On campus

6 reasons why to choose this Master

Become an expert data scientist
Designing sophisticated statistical models or analyzing colossal data sets will become your day-to-day work and your main expertise.
Dazzling career opportunities
The demand for data scientists around the globe is so high that you’ll have the chance to work in any sector you wish, e.g., with private companies, public administration or research.
Solve real-world problems hand in hand with companies
During the third semester, you’ll embark on a research project, where you’ll get the experience of working in teams to deal with real problems of real companies.
Data + privacy + ethics = vital labor standards
You’ll not only learn how to deal with the technical part of data management but also with the ethical implications of this trendy sector.
Get inspired by Leuphana’s futuristic campus
Full of green and nature, Leuphana's climate-neutral campus has a central building with science-fiction architecture, which will inspire you to become the best version of yourself.
Study abroad for a semester
You will have the opportunity to participate in a semester exchange with one of Leuphana’s partner universities.

Course description

Technology is the future, and knowing how to manage all of the information that we create and that surrounds us is vital, not only for businesses but for the effective functioning of society. Therefore, people who can manage this information hold the key to success for their organizations. The M.Sc in Management & Data Science was designed to make you into exactly this kind of professional, and you will learn how to integrate management, data analysis and technology. Ready to change your future?

The M.Sc. Management & Data Science is in­ten­ded for holders of a first academic degree in:

  • Business Information Systems
  • Computer Science
  • Natural Sciences
  • Economics or Business Administration

wishing to further their knowledge in the field of management and data science.


Qualification Requirements

The application requirements for the Master's programme in “Management & Data Science” are:

Bachelor (undergraduate) degree

Previous degree (or equivalent) in:

  • Business Information Systems,
  • Computer Science,
  • Natural Sciences,
  • Economics,
  • Business Administration.

Minimum ECTS required:

  • (not mentioned).

At least 60 CP in one of the following fields of study: Liberal Arts, Humanities, Natural Sciences (incl.Technical Sciences), or Social Sciences (incl. Economics).


Additional Qualification

Command of at least one programming language and a solid basic knowledge of linear algebra in order to meet the requirements of the master's degree right from the start.


Download the self-assessment test to get an insight into the topics you will be dealing with during your studies.

Language Requirements

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

min C1 Advanced (CAE)
min 5.5
min 85
min 785
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
The English language knowledge can also be proven by modules of previous studies of at least 30 Credit Points according to ECTS that have been taught and successfully examined entirely in English, a successfully completed study program in English, or a certificate from an English-speaking school qualifying for entry into higher education in the respective country. The certification should not be older than four years (except for the school certificate).

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester: May 01 (German)May 01 (EU)May 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Further Information

For more information (curriculum, requirements, application, admission and more) please visit the course website.

Course Website