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Study Big Data in Germany: 22 Universities with 25 English Degree Programs

All important info for international students in Germany (2024/2025)

Updated: 02-28-2024 | Reading Time: 4 minutes

Big Data delves into the vast realms of voluminous data sets that traditional processing systems cannot handle. This field emphasizes collecting, analyzing, and interpreting massive amounts of information, integrating disciplines like data analytics, machine learning, and cloud computing. Students explore data storage solutions, predictive analytics, and real-time data processing, acquiring skills crucial for the digital age. With this foundation, they are positioned for roles such as data scientists, big data engineers, and analytics consultants. As businesses and societies grapple with an ever-growing data influx, Big Data stands out as the key to unlocking insights, driving decisions, and fostering innovation in today's interconnected world.

Overview

masters
25

Study Programs in English

universities
22

Universities

ranking
8

Universities in International Rankings

Tuition Fees

Minimum:

€ 0 (10 programs for EU citizens, 8 programs for Non-EU citizens)

Maximum:

€ 9,875 per semester (1 program for EU citizens/Non-EU)

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester

between February 28 and September 30

Summer Semester

between May 15 and September 30

View all 25 courses still open for next intake

Top-ranked German Universities in Big Data

#1Poets & Quants World's Best MBA Programs for Entrepreneurship
ESMT Berlin

private (state-approved) University

No. of Students: approx. 1,000 students

Program Fees: € 9,875 (per semester)

The Economist - Which MBA? #1, Poets & Quants World's Best MBA Programs for Entrepreneurship #2, The Financial Times: Top MBA schools for environmental, social and corporate governance teaching #8, Forbes: The Best Business Schools #10, Bloomberg Businessweek: European Business School Ranking #12, The Economist - Which MBA? #14
#21QS Online MBA Rankings: Europe
IU International University of Applied Sciences

private (state-approved) University of Applied Sciences

No. of Students: approx. 100,000 students

Program Fees: € 4,530 - € 5,975 (per semester)

Tuition Fees

10
8
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3
8
10

3 English Degree Programs for Big Data in Germany

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Tradition Meets InnovationBe At the Heart of Technological EvolutionExperience Karlsruhe
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Unparalleled Content: Navigate the Digital AgeTake full advantage of an international settingStudy at a top German university
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Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2024/2025

Summer Semester 2024

Winter Semester 2025/2026

Open Programs

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
16% local admission restriction (local NC)
60% no admission restriction
24% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

88% directly at University
12% directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
12% via uni-assist

3 English Degree Programs for Big Data in Germany

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Master Critical Mathematical SkillsBenefit from an Application-oriented Lecture SeriesAcquire Certification for Specialized Training
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Take a Future-Proof ChoiceJoin the School of Mathematics and Natural SciencesTurn Classroom Theory into Career Success
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Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

5.5 (3 programs )

Minimum:

72 (2 programs )

Minimum:

B2 First (FCE) (4 programs )

Maximum:

7 (2 programs )

Maximum:

95 (2 programs )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (4 programs )

IELTS Band

Minimum:

5.5 (3 programs )

Maximum:

7 (2 programs )

TOEFL Scores

Minimum:

72 (2 programs )

Maximum:

95 (2 programs )

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

B2 First (FCE) (4 programs )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (4 programs )

3 English Degree Programs for Big Data in Germany

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Adjust the curriculum according to your needsDo an internshipBenefit from the elite network of Bavaria
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Master the Future: Data Science ExpertiseGlobal Insights with Practical Data ScienceFlexible and Comprehensive Curriculum

Program Features

2-20 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Arts

Master of Business Administration

Master of Science

Beginning

Winter intake

56%

Summer intake

0%

Winter & Summer intake

36%
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List of all German Universities offering English-taught Study Programs in Big Data

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Deggendorf Institute of Technology

public University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 8,500

Program Fees: € 0

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

ESB Business School

public University · No. of Students: 2,400

Program Fees: € 650 - € 6,208

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

ESMT Berlin

private (state-approved) University · No. of Students: 1,000

Program Fees: € 9,875

MBA (Master of Business Administration)

FOM University of Applied Sciences

private (state-approved) University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 53,000

Program Fees: € 2,714 - € 5,143

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

Fulda University of Applied Sciences

public University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 9,700

Program Fees: € 0

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

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